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Doo Wop Hanover Defies The Odds

March 2, 2017:

Eleven months ago it appeared the career of Doo Wop Hanover, if not his life, may very well have been in jeopardy....read on

Plano Doubles His Pleasure

March 2, 2017:

Luke Plano was posing for pictures after both Opens last week at Cal Expo, guiding Barbarian to victory in the Open Pace for Sparky Clarke and prevailing in the Open Trot with Silverlode for Team Desomer....read on

Gaming Bill Advances In Illinois

March 2, 2017:

The Illinois Senate on Tuesday advanced SB7, the much-anticipated big gaming bill, which would allow slots at the racetracks....read on

Ontario Animal Health Network Update

March 2, 2017:

Do you own a broodmare? For the novice owner, find out information about getting your mare ready for breeding and, for all broodmare owners, what you should be aware of regarding some infectious diseases that may affect your mare during pregnancy....read on

Tetrick, Miller Headline Pro-Am Event

March 2, 2017:

Tim Tetrick and David Miller are two of harness racing’s greatest stars and they will be in action at Pompano Park on Saturday night in the second edition of the “Pro-Am” Championship Driving Series....read on

Not Ready For The 'Bedroom' Yet

March 2, 2017:

“This is the first time we’ve raced a mare this long in a long time, but I’d be foolish not to because when you have a mare that’s good -- she’s good enough to be on the board all the time -- that’s important.”...read on

Millionaire DWs Ny Yank Returns

March 2, 2017:

A field of top class trotters highlight Friday's card of harness racing at The Meadowlands, including the seasonal debut of an Open-class millionaire....read on

Vote For Campbell's Driving Colours!

March 2, 2017:

Canada's Brandon Campbell would like to involve racing fans and the members of Standardbred Canada in the selection of his Canadian colours, so here’s your chance to vote for the design you would like to see Brandon wear in the 2017 World Driving Championship...read on

Council Support For Leamington

March 2, 2017:

Representatives from the Lakeshore Horse Racing Association spoke on Wednesday at a meeting of the Essex County Council....read on

Pertty Music Repeats At Pompano

March 1, 2017:

Pertty Music, handled by George Napolitano Jr., scored a repeat victory in Pompano Park’s $11,000 Open Pace for the ladies on Wednesday night (March 1)....read on

Perfect Night For Team To The Moon

March 1, 2017:

As the temperatures begin to warm up in Ontario, so too does Team To The Moon -- all in support of breast cancer awareness....read on

Notice On Alberta Backstretch Services

March 1, 2017:

Horse Racing Alberta (HRA) wishes to advise all racing participants that the Learning Centre located at Northlands Park will close permanently on March 15, 2017....read on

'Wakizashi' Returns On Thursday

March 1, 2017:

Wakizashi Hanover, Always At My Place and Missle J will collide in this week’s $30,000 Preferred Handicap, the top event at Dover Downs on Thursday, March 2....read on

Earls Speeder Doubles Up At Dover

March 1, 2017:

Outside post eight was no problem for Earls Speeder, who chalked up his second straight Wednesday feature trot at Dover Downs on March 1....read on

Buffalo Boasts Its Highest Handle So Far

March 1, 2017:

Rain and the 'lightning' lane proved to be a perfect combination for Susies Delight ($4.60) at Buffalo Raceway on Wednesday night (March 1) as she got the win in the featured $8,200 pace for the mares in 1:58.4....read on

Milton Transit Adds Mohawk Stop

March 1, 2017:

The Town of Milton has announced a rural transit pilot program that will include rural service to Campbellville, including a stop at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Pinsonneault Leaving Woodbine

March 1, 2017:

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) announced on Wednesday, March 1 that Sean Pinsonneault, the company’s Executive Vice-President, Strategy and Wagering, will be leaving the organization on March 7, 2017....read on

Post Time With Mike And Mike Preview

March 1, 2017:

Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by BetAmerica is proud to announce the guest line up for its Thursday, March 2 show at 1 p.m....read on

Pantaleano Celebrates Career Win 7,000

March 1, 2017:

Not many busboys in the clubhouse dining room will go on to win 7,000 harness races, yet that’s just the unique career path Jim Pantaleano has taken. He got career win 7,000 Wednesday (March 1) at The Meadows when he piloted PL Intimidator to victory in the eighth race....read on

Meadows Preferred To Call For Justice

March 1, 2017:

Parked more than half the race before making the front, Call For Justice found more late over the sloppy surface to capture his second straight victory in Wednesday’s $20,000 Preferred Handicap Trot at The Meadows....read on

Family Considers Mare A Blessing

March 1, 2017:

“When we bought her at the sale that day, never would I have imagined what she’s been to my family. You can always count on her to take care of us. It’s a blessing. It’s a huge blessing. She’s really been a gift from God. We love her. We just treat her like family, because she is. She’s just been so good to us.”...read on

Atlantic Sires Stakes Schedule Released

March 1, 2017:

The 2017 Atlantic Sires Stakes race schedule has been released....read on

Successful S-Breds In Second Career

March 1, 2017:

If you ever happen to go for a carriage ride at Maymont Park in Richmond, Virginia, check out the stock up front, as you will see a couple of Standardbreds with combined purse earnings of more than $1 million....read on

Jackpot Hi-5 Mandatory Payout Date

March 1, 2017:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group has announced a mandatory payout date of Saturday, March 11 for the current Standardbred Jackpot Hi-5....read on

MSOA Meeting Upcoming

March 1, 2017:

The Meadows Standardbred Owners Association has released some of the details regarding its upcoming general membership meeting....read on

New Brunswick Awards Dinner Details

March 1, 2017:

The New Brunswick Standardbred Breeders and Owners Association would like to inform its members of the upcoming awards banquet....read on

More ‘Owners’ Get An Inside Look

March 1, 2017:

The second month of the Meadowlands Racetrack’s Own A Horse promotion gave 10 more fans an inside look at racehorse ownership and the results continue to show there are few thrills like owning a winning horse....read on

Repeat For Barbaras Shadow

March 1, 2017:

It was deja vu all over again in the Tuesday, February 28 feature at Dover Downs. In a near recreation of last week’s meeting, Barbaras Shadow beat Dismissal, still the odds-on public choice, to the finish line in the $15,000 Mares Four and Five-Year-Old Pace to score her second win in a row....read on

Carryover At Northfield Park

March 1, 2017:

Northfield Park has announced the addition of a $20,000 Pick-5 total pool guarantee on Wednesday (March 1)....read on

'Mercury' Heats Up At Pompano

March 1, 2017:

Modern Mercury, cleverly handled by George Napolitano Jr., took top honours in Pompano Park’s $8,500 Open Trot for mares on Tuesday night (February 28), as she orbited wide past her rivals turning for home and scored by two lengths in a lifetime best performance timed in 1:54.3....read on

Pocono Stables Now Open

March 1, 2017:

The rain held off just enough for the gates at the stable entrance of The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono to open on Wednesday morning (March 1) at 7:30 a.m....read on

Horse Peoples’ Alliance Meeting Notice

March 1, 2017:

The Horse Peoples' Alliance of Ontario has announced the details of an upcoming meeting....read on

Gall Addresses USTA Board

March 1, 2017:

On Monday, Standardbred Canada's President & CEO Dan Gall was a guest speaker at the United States Trotting Association's Board of Directors Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada....read on

March's Calendar Photographer

March 1, 2017:

"On any other race that day, this would have been a normal photo. Luckily, the action got heated just as they crossed the finish line."...read on

Holub Wins Winter Warm-Up Contest

March 1, 2017:

The results are in for the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s Winter Warm-up Online Handicapping Contest!...read on

Horseplayer Nears $1 Million In Earnings

March 1, 2017:

“The money is great, but the feeling of winning and being able to share that feeling with my wife Shirley and all the people I love is so much greater than anything else.”...read on

Fast Filly Returns Thursday

March 1, 2017:

The Meadowlands' live racing week begins with a nine race card on Thursday, March 2. It is the penultimate Thursday program of the winter meet....read on

E L Rock Goes The Distance

February 28, 2017:

The Preferred 3 for trotters was a break-filled affair Tuesday evening at The Raceway at Western Fair District, and a well-behaved E L Rock came away with top honours....read on

Survivor Title To Shakerattlenrock

February 28, 2017:

It started with 79 hopeful $5,000 male claimers in Round 1, was narrowed to 40 in Round 2, then down to 20 for Round 3. It culminated with 10 finalists on Tuesday afternoon at Miami Valley Raceway when the championship leg of the Survivor Series went postward for a $20,000 purse....read on

First Winbak-Bred Bolt The Duer Foal

February 28, 2017:

Winbak Farm’s first foal sired by Bolt The Duer, p, 2, 1:51; 3, 1:47.4f ($1,828,995), was born at Winbak Farm of Maryland on Wednesday, February 22....read on

Smith To Be Honoured

February 28, 2017:

It has been announced that Standardbred Canada member and horse insurer Glen Smith has been named the recipient of the 2016 Joe Fletcher Memorial Award for Rural Citizen of the Year....read on

Lloyd ‘Fuzzy’ Gilmour Passes

February 28, 2017:

The harness racing community lost one its most beloved members on Sunday, February 26 with the sudden death of Lloyd H. Gilmour, 71....read on

Stakes Cancellation In B.C.

February 28, 2017:

Officials with Harness Racing B.C. have advised that an upcoming stakes event slated for March has been cancelled....read on

Jay Cronley Passes

February 28, 2017:

Horse racing columnist and author Jay Cronley, who penned the novel which would later be turned into racing classic ‘Let It Ride’ starring Richard Dreyfuss, has passed away at the age of 73....read on

Pinpointing A Foaling Time?

February 28, 2017:

As an article by the CBC explains, Lisa Pfister, a student at the University of New Brunswick, is testing a system that may be able to pinpoint – within a 12 to 24-hour window – when a mare will foal....read on

Returning From The Brink

February 28, 2017:

The life of trainer Don Pleterski was forever changed last June at Fort Erie Race Track. He was almost killed after a 1,000-pound Thoroughbred flipped over a rail and crushed him. The road back has been daunting to say the least, but, as an in-depth profile piece explains, Pleterski is the man for the challenge....read on

Four Win Seats To The WHHC Final

February 28, 2017:

Rob Krausz, of the Bronx, NY, captured the February 25 BetAmerica World Harness Handicapping Championship Super Qualifier at the Meadowlands Racetrack....read on

Normand Masse Passes

February 28, 2017:

Longtime Quebec trainer Normand Masse, whose biggest horse was the 1988 pacing powerhouse Armbro Hunch, has passed away at the age of 70....read on

Bonus Program Extended At Yonkers

February 28, 2017:

A bonus program that was implemented in mid-February for SOA of NY members that hit the board at Yonkers Raceway has been extended through Wednesday, March 14....read on

Dr. John R. Steele Passes

February 28, 2017:

The international sport horse community lost one of its legends on Friday with the passing of Dr. John R. Steele, DVM, who also spent a great deal of time in the Standardbred industry....read on


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