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Windsong Geant Swoops Them

July 18, 2014:

An early break put Windsong Geant behind the eight ball in the early stages of the Thursday evening feature at Mohawk Racetrack, but he regained his composure and used a last-to-first move to win the $28,000 feature race in 1:53....read on

Lovineveryminute Sets Track Record

July 18, 2014:

Track records are made to be broken and that's exactly what happened Thursday night at Red Shores Summerside....read on

Grand Slam For Twin B Tenacious

July 18, 2014:

The Empire’s best three-year-old colts and geldings - save for Hes Watching - invaded Yonkers Raceway Thursday night for the $221,000 New York Sire Stakes Armand Palatucci Pace....read on

Fillies Impressive In Philadelphia

July 18, 2014:

Eight divisions of The Stallion Series for two-year-old filly trotters dominated the Thursday program at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

Birthday Bash At Grand River Raceway

July 17, 2014:

Grand River Raceway’s Friday night cards are always something special thanks to their marketing director Kelly Spencer’s innovative twists that have turned them into Fun & Frivolity Friday night....read on

Limited Tickets For Induction Gala

July 17, 2014:

The 38th Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala Fundraising Dinner on August 6 promises to be an evening of celebrations as fourteen new members, including Wando, Rocknroll Hanover, Wally Hennessey and Robert Landry, join the best of Canadian Horse Racing....read on

Handicapping Challenge Now Open!

July 17, 2014:

In conjunction with Saturday night's exciting Canadian Breeders Championships and the coveted Maple Leaf Trot at Mohawk Racetrack, the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club's MLT-CBC Online Handicapping Challenge is now closed.

John ‘Jack’ Bertrand Passes

July 17, 2014:

Horseman John C. ‘Jack’ Bertrand, 82, passed away on July 15 at the Brockton VA Medical Center....read on

Filly Is On The Hambo Oaks Bubble

July 17, 2014:

Reynolds Memorial Stakes divisions for three-year-old trotters are on Saturday’s Meadowlands Racetrack program. Only four fillies entered, so that race will be a non-betting event prior to the regular 7:15 p.m. post time for the night’s first race....read on

Miller Hoping ‘Alliance’ Rebounds

July 17, 2014:

Former world champion Perfect Alliance, who was victorious in her first 11 races this year before suffering back-to-back setbacks, will try to get another win streak started when she faces five foes in Friday’s $20,000 first round of the Ima Lula Series for four-year-old female trotters at Meadowlands Racetrack....read on

Industry Day Details Released

July 17, 2014:

Grand River Raceway’s Industry Day Celebration is just around the corner, and the event esteems to be one of the best days of the summer for harness racing fans....read on

Update On Century Downs' Progress

July 17, 2014:

Officials with Century Downs Racetrack & Casino recently provided an update in regard to construction of the highly anticipated racino in Balzac, Alta....read on

Zendt Discusses Cammikey

July 17, 2014:

When Cammikey won a Pennsylvania Sire Stake division at the Meadows on June 7, he showed both the promise and the peril associated with this three-year-old colt....read on

Gillis Upset-Minded With ‘Herbie’

July 17, 2014:

“Favourites go down. Horses are not machines and they can come up with a less than one hundred per cent performance. Someone could take a run at him (Sebastian K)."...read on

Forty Punters Nail ‘Ace’s Pick-6

July 17, 2014:

It took 11 programs for a continually growing number of bettors to solve the Running Aces Harness Park 50-cent Pick-6, but when they did they did it in large numbers....read on

MacLean Scores First Lifetime Win

July 17, 2014:

After making his driving debut over the weekend, Andrew MacLean spent little time in making his first appearance in the winner's circle....read on

Northfield Adds Guaranteed Pools To Thursday Card

July 17, 2014:

Northfield Park has announced the addition of a $50,000 Pick-5 total pool guarantee to its Thursday, July 17 program....read on

Red Shores’ Friday Summerside Preview

July 17, 2014:

The top three-year-old colts from around the Maritimes will line up behind the starting gate at Red Shores’ Summerside Raceway on Friday night. The track will play host to three 'A' divisions of the Atlantic Sires Stakes....read on

HRNB’s Saturday Fredericton Preview

July 17, 2014:

Unbeaten three-year-old filly R Es Confusion, who is trained and driven by Mike Campbell, will look to remain undefeated Saturday at Fredericton Raceway....read on

Filion Needs Luck In CBC Debut

July 17, 2014:

Quebec horseman Yves Filion was delighted to have two horses advance to Saturday’s $122,028 Canadian Breeders’ Championship final for three-year-old pacing colts at Mohawk....until the draw....read on

Announcing The End Of An Era

July 17, 2014:

"As a fan of race calling, and the professionals who demonstrate their mastery of this art at racetracks everywhere, I pay homage to a race calling legend."...read on

Wrenn Wins Nine On One Card

July 17, 2014:

Northfield Park’s leading driver, Ronnie Wrenn Jr., drove nine winners on Wednesday (July 16) at Northfield Park, dominating the 15-race program....read on

Gordon Swinamer Passes

July 16, 2014:

Former standardbred owner Gordon Francis Swinamer, 82, of Garlands Crossing, N.S. passed away peacefully on July 14 in the Hants Community Hospital, surrounded by his daughters....read on

'Wakizashi' Sets Pocono Record; Kakaley Reaches Milestone

July 16, 2014:

Wakizashi Hanover picked up a Pennsylvania Sire Stakes victory in track record fashion and Matt Kakaley recorded his 3,000th career driving victory during the Wednesday night program at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs....read on

Updated: Woodbine Cancels T-Bred Card

July 16, 2014:

Trot Insider has learned that Woodbine Racetrack has cancelled its Wednesday night card of thoroughbred racing following the sixth race due to an evacuation of the OLG slots floor....read on

Coleman & Christoforou Sweep OSS

July 16, 2014:

It was a banner night for trainer Casie Coleman and driver Chris Christoforou as they teamed up to sweep the trio of $70,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series events for two-year-old colt and gelding pacers on Wednesday (July 16) at Grand River Raceway....read on

MacDonald Fillies Double Up In ATSS

July 16, 2014:

The Atlantic Sires Stakes two-year-old filly pacers were out in full force on Wednesday night at Red Shores Summerside....read on

Arch Madness Dominates In Philly Trot

July 16, 2014:

A Winner's Over $25,000 Lifetime Trot was the featured event on a beautiful Wednesday afternoon at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

MSOA Announces Scholarship Winners

July 16, 2014:

The Meadows Standardbred Owners Association (MSOA) announced on Wednesday that seven students will share more than $11,000 in MSOA scholarships as they continue their educations this fall....read on

WEG Hosts Local PanAm Summer Games

July 16, 2014:

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) announced on Wednesday that in the spirit of the 2015 Toronto Pan Am and Parapan American Games, it will partner with P4K Hub Rexdale Community Health Centre to host a 'Rexdale Summer Games' event at Woodbine Racetrack on July 28....read on

'Green' Filly Prevails In PA Stallion Series

July 16, 2014:

Seeking Nirvana, who had lost her previous two career outings by a combined 18-1/4 lengths, grew up quick Wednesday at The Meadows when she went first over to score in a $120,000 Pennsylvania Stallion Series stake for freshman filly pacers....read on

Vla Faire Scores First 2014 Win

July 16, 2014:

It's been close but no cigar for Vla Faire in 2014. But Wednesday night (July 16), she finally broke her camera shyness with a gutsy nose victory over Case Solved in the featured $10,500 Fillies and Mares Open Pace at Buffalo Raceway....read on

Sebastian K Thrills His Owners

July 16, 2014:

"It was 9 a.m. in Singapore and my hand was trembling. When I calmed down I went to my wine fridge to pull out a bottle of champagne, but I realized that it was not going to be strong enough so I grabbed a bottle of 24-year-old rum from Guyana instead. It was a good breakfast!"...read on

Hanover Raceway’s Saturday Preview

July 16, 2014:

Hanover Raceway will play host to the Walker Invitational Trot this Saturday night....read on

Connections Comment On 'Sheppard'

July 16, 2014:

Elimination winners In the Arsenal (Eric Goodell, Post 2) and Cartoon Daddy (George Brennan, Post 5) lead eight two-year-old colts into Saturday $125,000 final of Yonkers Raceway’s Lawrence B. Sheppard Pace....read on

‘Foiled’ Readies For ‘Battle’

July 16, 2014:

"Yannick (driver Yannick Gingras) knows he can ask things of Foiled Again that other people don't believe he can do. He's a horse that always seems to rise to the occasion."...read on

PEI Trotting Series Details; Noms Due

July 16, 2014:

Red Shores has announced that the nomination deadline for the PEI Trotting Series, presented by PEIHRIA, is Monday, July 21....read on

Billyjojimbob Memorial Drawn

July 16, 2014:

Kawartha Downs will celebrate its 42nd anniversary this Saturday (July 19) with a special 12-race card anchored by the Billyjojimbob Memorial Trot....read on

Ohio Judge Rules In Favour Of PNG

July 16, 2014:

It has been reported that a judge in Ohio has dismissed a lawsuit that had been filed in order to block Penn National Gaming from transferring its gaming licence for Raceway Park in Toledo to the new Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway....read on

Track, Horsemen Support Date Reduction

July 16, 2014:

It has been reported that a House committee in Massachusetts is supporting a bill that would see race dates at Plainridge Racecourse reduced....read on

Meadows ‘Back To The Track’ A Success

July 16, 2014:

The Meadows Standardbred Owners Association hosted a well-received Back To The Track Night at The Meadows Racetrack & Casino on July 11....read on

$14K Yearling To Face The Big Boys

July 16, 2014:

“He was just going through the motions. Then it was like the light switch turned on. It was like overnight he turned into a racehorse. Then, I thought I might have something.”...read on

TV Star In Track’s Bouncy Pony Stakes

July 16, 2014:

’Bouncy Pony’ races have proved to be a hit at raceways across Canada. Drivers, trainers and fans have all enjoyed participating, and now a well-known television personality will be looking to hit the wire first for charity....read on

NFL Media Exec At Racing Roundtable

July 16, 2014:

It has been announced that Brian Rolapp, the National Football League’s media executive vice president, will be a featured speaker at an upcoming horse racing forum....read on

Grand Circuit Preview

July 16, 2014:

The publicity department for the Grand Circuit has sent out its preview for upcoming Grand Circuit races....read on

Big M Announces ‘Real Time’ Contests

July 16, 2014:

Officials with the Meadowlands Racetrack have announced that it will offer free-to-play ‘Real Time’ Sports Contests starting September 2, 2014 at its Victory Sports Bar....read on

Track Record For ‘Gural’; Five For Morrill

July 16, 2014:

Gural Hanover’s victory in his $59,100 division of the New York Sires Stakes for sophomore colts and geldings on Tuesday, July 15 at Monticello Raceway was an eye-opening one when Jim Morrill Jr. guided the big altered son of Crazed-Givemearing to a new overall trotting track record of 1:55.2....read on

Coors Light Is Official Adios Sponsor

July 16, 2014:

Officials with the Meadows have officially announced that Coors Light has signed on as title sponsor for the $600,000 (est.) Delvin Miller Adios, the track’s signature race....read on

‘Ace’s Pick-6 Pool Swelling

July 16, 2014:

It has been 10 straight programs since the 50-cent Pick-6 wager has been solved at Running Aces Harness Park, thus resulting in one of the largest Pick-6 pools in recent memory at the track....read on

Guaranteed Pool Added At Northfield

July 16, 2014:

Officials with Northfield Park have announced the addition of a $12,500 Pick-5 total pool guarantee to the track’s Wednesday’s (July 16) program....read on


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