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“She’s Ready To Rock And Roll”

September 14, 2016:

Carl Jamieson has decades of experience preparing horses for the Ontario Sires Stakes post season, and the trainer says three-year-old pacing filly Noone To Depend On is in peak form heading into Friday’s Grassroots Semi-Final at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Gall Gets Inter Conference Underway

September 14, 2016:

“We’re really excited about the next two days, getting to know the leaders of the organizations across the globe and making plans for the World Trotting Conference and World Driving Championship next year in August in P.E.I.”...read on

Mohawk’s $2.6M Saturday Card Set

September 14, 2016:

All eyes will be on harness racing’s finest trotters Saturday evening at Mohawk Racetrack for Maple Leaf Trot and Canadian Trotting Classic night....read on

Spotlight On The Grand Circuit

September 14, 2016:

The publicity department for the Grand Circuit has sent out its weekly story that recaps and previews Grand Circuit races....read on

Norman Nelson Passes

September 14, 2016:

Longtime Breeder/owner/horseman Norman Nelson of Woodbridge, Ont. passed away at his residence on Monday, September 12 at the age of 89....read on

Stud Deal Set For All Bets Off

September 14, 2016:

The ownership group of All Bets Off p,2,1:50f; 3,1:48.3f ($2,130,458) is pleased to announce that they have reached an agreement to syndicate and stand the stallion....read on

Submit Photos For 2017 Calendar

September 14, 2016:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club Team is publishing a 2017 calendar on the 'Heart of Harness Racing' and we need your photo contributions!...read on

The Stable Adds More Trainers

September 14, 2016:

Prominent U.S.-based trainer Paul Kelley has joined Anthony and Amy MacDonald in their growing thestable.ca fractional ownership partnership....read on

Foxy Swan Continues To Dominate

September 14, 2016:

Foxy Swan, with Trace Tetrick at the lines, continued her divisional dominance as she turned in another impressive performance to take the featured event of the evening, the $75,000 Indiana Sires Stakes final for two-year-old trotting fillies, at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino on Tuesday, September 13....read on

Tough Night For Chalk At Mohawk

September 13, 2016:

Tuesday night's card at Mohawk Racetrack featured a parade of upsets with only one favourite coming through, and that one at the narrowest of margins....read on

Standardbred Exhibit At Art Museum

September 13, 2016:

Looking for something to do away from the Delaware County Fairgrounds during Grand Circuit week, try the 'A Show of Horses' art show at the Ross Art Museum on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University in downtown Delaware....read on

Cullen Heading To Ontario

September 13, 2016:

After spending most of the past five years racing on the Alberta circuit, the Travis Cullen stable is headed east to Ontario....read on

They Know Kyles Secret At Flamboro

September 13, 2016:

When you're bet down to 1-5, it's safe to say the only secret Kyles Secret had in the minds of the betting public at Flamboro Downs wasn't if the mare would win on Tuesday but how quickly, by how many lengths and after what kind of trip....read on

Rosecroft Opens Fall Meet Tuesday

September 13, 2016:

On a picture-perfect late summer evening, Rosecroft began a new chapter in its 67-year history with the opening of its 27-day fall meet Tuesday night....read on

Shine N Shimmer Sparkles In Open

September 13, 2016:

Howard Taylor's Shine N Shimmer ($5.40, George Dennis) notched her 34th career win Tuesday with a 1:52.3 win in the $15,000 Mares Open at Harrington Raceway....read on

Brothers' Investment Pays Off

September 13, 2016:

Thursday’s Grassroots Semi-finals at Mohawk Racetrack will mark a rare first for members of a harness racing family that stretches back four generations....read on

Jennas Beach Boy Supplement Details

September 13, 2016:

Officials with Hoosier Park have issued a reminder to horsepeople that the $2,000 supplemental deadline for the $100,000 Jennas Beach Boy Pace for three-year-old colts and geldings is due Wednesday, September 21 by 1:30 p.m. (EST)....read on

‘Wiggle It’ Draws The Rail For Quillen

September 13, 2016:

The draw for Harrington Raceway’s September 19 running of the 10th annual $150,000 Bobby Quillen Memorial has taken place, and the field of eight pacers includes the United States’ reigning horse of the year, Wiggle It Jiggleit....read on

Maple Leaf Trot Win Would Be ‘Special’

September 13, 2016:

“She’s really good right now, but this is a full field of 10 (males), so this is asking a lot. If she can do this I think it really would equate with her being something special.”...read on

Night Of Champions Draw Info

September 13, 2016:

Officials with the Harness Horse Breeders of New York State have released some of the important details for those that are looking to enter their horses to contest the New York Sire Stakes Night of Champions races and the NYSS Consolations....read on

Seven Decades On The Rail

September 13, 2016:

How many people do you know that attended the races in the 1940s and are still present at the track to this day? One lifelong harness racing fan sure is, and he’s as eager as anyone to get back out on the tarmac....read on

Southwind Lexington Yearlings Online

September 13, 2016:

Videos of the Southwind Farms yearlings that have been consigned to the Lexington Selected Yearling Sale (October 4 – 8) are now available on the Southwind Farms website....read on

Sires Stakes To Batavia Wednesday

September 13, 2016:

Two-year-old trotting colts and geldings will mark the final New York Sire Stakes stop of the year at Batavia Downs on Wednesday night (September 14), and some of the entrants will be looking to solidify their spot in the $1.8 million Night of Champions at Yonkers Raceway, which will take place on Saturday, September 24....read on

Pre-Jug Party Auction Items Unveiled

September 13, 2016:

The annual charity auction to benefit New Vocations Racehorse Adoption Program and the Delaware County Fair will be held on Wednesday, September 21 in conjunction with the Pre-Jug Party immediately following the Jugette card....read on

Last Call For Yearling Sale Workshop

September 13, 2016:

If you’ve never been to a yearling sale and are interested in attending and learning more about how to select a yearling and how to read pedigrees, the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club has just the thing for you!...read on

No Fine For Miller's Celebration

September 13, 2016:

While driver Brett Miller cannot be fined for a fist pump, he can be fined taking his hands out of the handholds during a race. So said the judges at Scioto Downs after Miller's winning steer aboard Always B Miki in the 2016 Jim Ewart Memorial Invitational Pace....read on

Button Up A Life Changer

September 13, 2016:

“I think like all great horses, he had the will to compete and win and he was tough as nails. He had great gate speed and was sound for a lot of years.”...read on

Betting Line A Big Jug Fave

September 12, 2016:

If bettors like the 'hot' horse, it is no wonder that the punters have made Betting Line as the 3-5 choice in the Little Brown Jug Future Pool #1....read on

New Speed Badge For Lady Ping

September 12, 2016:

A co-ed group of trotters faced the gate in Monday’s featured $22,000 conditioned trot at Mohawk Racetrack, and fans of Lady Ping were handsomely rewarded when she clicked in the main event at odds of 13-1....read on

Huston To Hang With Fans

September 12, 2016:

The year was 1967, Lyndon B. Johnson was President, the Beach Boys were having Good Vibrations and a 26-year-old native of Xenia, Ohio started calling races at the Delaware County Fair....read on

Frosh Fillies Flaunt It At Yonkers

September 12, 2016:

New York Sire Stakes continued downstate Monday night, with Yonkers Raceway hosting the New York Sire Stakes Pat Quaglietta Trot for two-year-old fillies....read on

Pocono Hosts Stallion Championships

September 12, 2016:

Two-year-olds were featured on Monday night at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, contesting four $40,000 Pennsylvania Stallion Series Championships, having earned their way in after gathering the most points among the group ranking just slightly below their 'A'-list sire stakes brethren....read on

Stakes Reminder For Jug Week

September 12, 2016:

Horsemen are reminded that a pair of stakes events for the Delaware County Fair will be raced on new day, rather than their traditional days....read on

Record Mile For Mel Mara

September 12, 2016:

Robert Cooper Stables and J&T Silva Stables' Mel Mara had an auspicious Harrington Raceway debut in his prep for next week's $150,000 Bobby Quillen Memorial with a 1:50.1 win, while breaking a track record in the featured $15,000 Open Monday....read on

ID Technician On PEI

September 12, 2016:

SC Identification Technician Stephen MacLeod will be making his last visit of 2016 to Prince Edward Island on Monday, September 19 to freeze brand any horses requiring freeze brand identification....read on

Hunterton Consignments Now Online

September 12, 2016:

Hunterton Farm's consignments for the Oct. 4 - 8 Lexington Selected Yearling Sale and Sept. 16 Ohio Selected Jug Sale are now online....read on

Joseph Konen Passes

September 12, 2016:

Horseman Joseph Konen, 82, of Croswell, Michigan, passed away on Sunday, September 11 at his home surrounded by loved ones....read on

Stronach Era To Start At Rosecroft

September 12, 2016:

“We’re really excited about the fall meet at Rosecroft. We want to increase export sites, introduce more fans and bettors to the great sport of harness racing, and we look forward to working closely with the horsemen.”...read on

Industry Stepping Up For Mosley

September 12, 2016:

“The support we’ve received has been outrageous Not just in Delaware, but in New Jersey and Pennsylvania. It just shows that the horse racing family comes together when there’s a cause. It makes me proud.”...read on

Rare Interference During Stretch Charge

September 12, 2016:

Horse racing has seen its fair share of oddities in the homestretch over the years. Fans, animals, and objects have all made their way onto the course at one time or another. Although, what happened in the lane at a track this past Friday (September 9) may have been a first....read on

Stallion Series Championships At Pocono

September 12, 2016:

The Pennsylvania Stallion Series had its four $40,000 championship events for three-year-olds Sunday night (Sept. 11) at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

High Cobalt Tests For Souloy Horses

September 12, 2016:

Fabrice Souloy, trainer of 2014 Breeders Crown Open Trot winner Commander Crowe and several other international stars, has had four horses confirmed with extremely high tests for cobalt....read on

Strong Support At Alberta Sale

September 12, 2016:

While the two- and three-year-old Alberta breds are vying for spots in the Super Finals at Century Downs on Oct. 29th, the next class was on display Sunday afternoon at the annual ASHA Yearling Sale in Olds. And a very good looking class it is....read on

Rookies Shine At Philadelphia

September 12, 2016:

The state of Pennsylvania's star two-year-old pacers and trotters were in action on Sunday afternoon (September 11) at Harrah's Philadelphia. They were competing for purses that totaled over $1.2 million, with the finals going for $252,000 each....read on

Mild Surprises At Rideau; Six For Roy

September 11, 2016:

Ill Stay Here and Akoya captured Sunday evening’s co-featured events at Rideau Carleton Raceway, and they did so as mild upsetters....read on

'Rocket' Reaches Up In Preferred

September 11, 2016:

The trip was sweet and the end result was even sweet for Ufdragons Rocket in Sunday’s $11,000 Preferred 2 for horse and gelding pacers at Flamboro Downs....read on

Summerside Repeat For Motorino

September 11, 2016:

Motorino blasted off the gate to the lead and never looked back on route to a 1:57.1 score in the Sunday feature at Red Shores Summerside....read on

Rookies Roll Into Inverness

September 11, 2016:

Inverness Raceway rolled out the red carpet for some flashy rookies Sunday afternoon, as the freshman pacers battled in a lone division of the Nova Scotia Stake and a trio of Atlantic Sires Stakes affairs....read on

A ‘Headline’ Worthy Performance

September 11, 2016:

Without even a tap of the whip, Future Headlines wrote her own headline at the Hippodrome 3R Sunday afternoon, scoring an easy triumph in the $30,600 Lucien Bombardier Stake....read on

Steward Attacks On Media Day

September 11, 2016:

Last year’s driving champ made his return to Leamington Raceway a memorable one as he picked up three wins on the 10-race card....read on


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