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A Changing Of The Guard?

January 21, 2019:

Bob McClure is among a trio of under-30 drivers that has garnered five of the last six nominations as Canada's Driver of the Year. Given that, the signs appear to point to a new regime of pilots atop the nation's standings as one decade of harness racing nears an end and another is clearly within sight....read on

McClure Mastery At Mohawk

January 10, 2019:

All signs pointed to Bob McClure being somewhat thirsty on Thursday night at Woodbine Mohawk Park, as the O'Brien Award nominated driver opened up a six-pack and stone-cold stunned his competition to dominate the card....read on

2018 O’Brien Finalists Announced

December 18, 2018:

On Tuesday, December 18, Standardbred Canada announced the finalists for the 2018 O’Brien Awards, which honour Canada’s best in harness racing over the past season....read on

'Sky Is The Limit' For Forbidden Trade

November 16, 2018:

"He’s pretty incredible for a two-year-old. He looks like a three-year-old and has the maturity of a four-year-old. He’s never given me any trouble. He’s perfect to drive, a complete professional, no matter what kind of trip you give him."...read on

Champagne Jane Looks To Pop Cork

October 22, 2018:

“She’s been getting better every week. She’s been battling some health issues, so the colder weather helps and Luc’s got her healthy. She’s always showed ability, she just lacked that last step. She seems to have found it at the right time.”...read on

Freshman Fields Set For Breeders Crown

October 19, 2018:

Two-year-olds invaded the Pennsylvania area with Breeders Crown aspirations on Friday night at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

Bountiful 'Harvest' For MacDonell; McClure Rolls A Five

October 9, 2018:

The fog was nowhere to be found during Tuesday’s card of racing at Woodbine Mohawk Park, and that was good news for trotting fans....read on

A 'Dream' Win For McClure & Blais

August 4, 2018:

Driver Bob McClure made a splash in his limited action on Hambletonian Day by blowing up the toteboard with 50-1 trotting mare Dream Together in the $154,800 Dr. John R. Steele Memorial for older trotting mares....read on

From The Hambletonian To Hanover

August 3, 2018:

Like many in harness racing, driver Bob McClure has a favourite place to be on the first Saturday in August....read on

McClure, Jones Strike Gold

July 18, 2018:

Driver Bob McClure and trainer Keith Jones teamed up to sweep Wednesday evening's (July 18) Ontario Sires Stakes Gold events for three-year-old trotting colts and geldings at Grand River Raceway, fashioning upsets with both Henderson Seelster ($38.80) and Joey Bats ($19.40)....read on

Decisive Debut For Powerful Chris

July 10, 2018:

John Pentland's Powerful Chris ($12.60) lived up to her name on Tuesday evening (July 10) at Woodbine Mohawk Park, unleashing a powerful push to the fore up the backstretch en route to an eight and three-quarter-length romp on debut in her Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots event for two-year-old pacing fillies....read on

Only Take Cash, 'Shadow' Prevail

June 21, 2018:

Only Take Cash ($56.80) used a first-over push out of midfield to spring a major upset in the first pari-mutuel event of the year for two-year-olds at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Thursday evening (June 21), and Shadowofthenorth ($13.00) gave a well-known voice in Canadian harness racing his first training win — more remarkably, in the first career start for horse and conditioner alike....read on

Trevor Henry Wins Ontario Regional Driving Championship

May 16, 2018:

By virtue of three wins in the nine-race tournament, Trevor Henry captured the 2018 Ontario Regional Driving Championship (ORDC), held Wednesday evening (May 16) at The Raceway at Western Fair District in London, Ont....read on

Ontario Regional Driving Championship Set For Tonight

May 16, 2018:

The first of four Regional Driving Championships, to determine eight drivers in the National Driving Championship (NDC) and ultimately Canada’s rep to the 2019 World Driving Championship in Sweden, kicks off tonight as The Raceway at Western Fair District hosts the Ontario Regional Driving Championship (ORDC)....read on

Everything You Wanted To Know...

May 14, 2018:

In preparation for this Wednesday’s Ontario Regional Driving Championship at The Raceway, the competing drivers took part in a Rapid Fire Round of questions to provide you with Everything you wanted to know about the Ontario drivers but were too afraid to ask!...read on


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