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Human Alcohol & Drug Program Changes

March 24, 2017:

After consulting the horse racing participants and researching best practices in other jurisdictions, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is pleased to advise that revisions have been made to the Standardbred and Thoroughbred Rules of Racing (the Rules) effective April 1, 2017 to reflect changes made to the Human Alcohol and Drug Program...read on

AGCO Releases Rule Change Directives

March 21, 2017:

As part of Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario project, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is releasing the following Directives as part of an initial series of rule changes, which will be effective on April 1, 2017....read on

AGCO Unveils Rule Changes

March 16, 2017:

As part of ‘Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario’ project, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is pleased to announce an initial series of rule changes and policy reforms stemming from an extensive engagement effort to modernize the agency’s regulatory approach and better support Ontario’s horse racing industry....read on

Post Time Changes For Hiawatha

March 7, 2017:

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario has announced that it has approved an application that will see all of the Hiawatha Horse Park’s first-race post times changed for the 2017 season....read on

Stakeholder Working Group Details

February 21, 2017:

Following the release of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario’s (AGCO) ‘Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario’ Findings Report last week, three Working Groups are being established to review and make recommendations for policy reform....read on

Rideau Race Date Added

February 17, 2017:

Officials with the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario have announced that they have approved a change to Rideau Carleton Raceway’s 2017 race date calendar....read on

AGCO Releases Finding Report

February 16, 2017:

In the spring of 2016, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) launched its ‘Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario’ project, directed at modernizing the regulatory rules that govern horse racing in Ontario....read on

Race Date Changes Announced

January 17, 2017:

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario has announced that it has approved changes to the 2017 race date calendar for Mohawk Racetrack, The Raceway at Western Fair District, and Grand River Raceway....read on

Changes To 2017 Rideau, Hanover Dates

December 12, 2016:

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario has announced two minor changes to the 2017 race date calendars for Hanover Raceway and Rideau Carleton Raceway....read on

More On Drone Camera Experiment

December 7, 2016:

Last Friday's experiment using a drone-mounted camera to view the qualifying races at The Raceway at the Western Fair District has drawn more interest from outside the harness racing world....read on

Final AGCO Roundtable In Ottawa

December 5, 2016:

The final AGCO roundtable with horsepeople on a review of the Rules of Racing will take place on Monday, December 12 at Rideau Carleton Raceway....read on

Drone Use For Races 'Encouraging'

December 3, 2016:

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario's (AGCO) test run using drone cameras to capture footage of harness racing was held during the Friday (December 2) morning qualifying session at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

Ontario’s 2017 Approved Race Dates

December 2, 2016:

On Thursday, December 1, in accordance with the recommendations of the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) and Ontario Racing, the Registrar of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario issued the 2017 race date schedule....read on

AGCO Breeder Roundtable Monday

November 25, 2016:

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario will be conducting an AGCO roundtable for Standardbred, Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse breeders this coming Monday (November 28)....read on

Drone To Hover Over Western Fair Races

November 21, 2016:

If you’re planning on heading to The Raceway at Western Fair District on Friday, December 2 for qualifying, don’t be surprised if you look up and see a drone keeping its ‘eye’ on you....read on


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