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Daley: 'Shyster' Has A Legit Shot At Crown

October 19, 2011:

It is not commonplace to hear horseman Dan Daley singing the praises of one of his charges in the horse racing trade media, so when he does people should probably listen. “I don’t usually go to the Breeders Crown unless I’ve got a legitimate shot," he told the Vernon Downs media office, "and I think he does so we’re going to race him.”...read on

"They Should Be More Worried About Him"

October 6, 2011:

At this point, things couldn't have been written any better for San Pail and his connections. After having travelled south of the border and converted his doubters...read on

Isbister Calling It A Career

August 30, 2011:

The uncertainty in the BC harness racing industry has claimed one of the province's top conditioners...read on

Sandown Track To Be Demolished?

May 30, 2011:

According to a report, the dormant racetrack at BC's Sandown Park may be razed if a land swap and rezoning plan comes to fruition...read on

Protest Scheduled For Friday At Fraser

May 6, 2011:

British Columbian horsepeople are not taking the limited, six-month season of live racing at Fraser Downs lying down, as a protest and rally to drum up public support will take place in front of the racino this evening...read on

GCGC Agrees To Buy Bingo Association

April 25, 2011:

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation and the Chilliwack Bingo Association jointly announced today that GCGC has agreed to purchase the assets and undertaking of the CBA. This acquisition will include both CBA's existing bingo operations and an approximately five-acre site in Chilliwack...read on

One Track To Become Reality For BC Racing?

March 21, 2011:

There have been rumours for some time that live standardbred and thoroughbred racing in the province of British Columbia may be hosted at one location in the near future. According to a report from the west coast, that idea could soon become reality...read on

Battle For BC's Final WRDC Spot

January 19, 2011:

Pilots Dave Hudon and Jim Marino have secured their spots on British Columbia's 2011 Western Regional Driving Championship roster, but there is a tight race to see which reinsman will be filling out the squad...read on

GCGC Appoints BC Regional Manager

December 20, 2010:

According to a report, the Great Canadian Gaming Corporation, operator of both Fraser Downs and Hastings Park in BC, has announced that it has appointed a regional general manager of racing...read on

Sandown Lease Extended

October 25, 2010:

With no live harness racing scheduled, it was announced this past May that Sandown Park in North Saanich, BC would probably be demolished. According to a report, something has changed...read on

Chamber Of Commerce Head Wants Answers

September 23, 2010:

British Columbia horsemen are not the only ones that have been left out of the loop in regard to the proposed soccer facility at Fraser Downs. Cloverdale District Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Bill Reid has been left scratching his head, too...read on

Hill Not Impressed

August 19, 2010:

Be it in Alberta or British Columbia, there has been a common complaint from standardbred horsepeople over the last handful of years. In light of the recently-announced intentions of the Great Canadian Gaming Corp., Brent Hill has come out and joined the choir. "The harness racing people are getting the short end of the stick."...read on

Keeling On West Coast Racing Crisis

August 16, 2010:

Much has happened in British Columbia's racing industry since Chuck Keeling relinquished his position with the Great Canadian Gaming Corp. on July 29. With all of the developments which have occurred in the past few days, Keeling has finally commented...read on

Coleman: From Near Death To Champion

May 17, 2010:

There are few walks of life where a female can enter a male-dominated domain and succeed...read on

BC To Race At Just One Track?

March 26, 2010:

Rumours have been swirling that in the future live racing in the province of British Columbia will be consolidated to just one locale...read on


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