view counter
 
view counter
 
 

'Flying' Under The Radar

December 21, 2019:

Over the past two seasons of harness racing, the pacing mare that's generated the most headlines has surely been Shartin N. But one thing she can't boast is being the pacing mare that's generated the most winner's circle photos....read on

Optimist Gibson Knows Action Is Needed

November 27, 2017:

Ontario Harness Horse Association Director Dave Gibson is an optimist. The Peterborough-area horseman is well aware that Kawartha Downs has performed well as of late, despite limited purses and race dates. Although, Gibson would be the first to tell you that something has got to change – and soon – if the track is to survive for much longer....read on

Brown, Gibson Take Kawartha Titles

October 2, 2016:

Gord Brown and Dave Gibson ended Kawartha Downs’ 2016 racing season as the leading driver and trainer, respectively. The Fraserville, Ont. oval hosted its final card of the season in front of a packed house on Saturday evening (October 1) despite the rainy weather....read on

More Reaction To Ontario Racing's Five-Year Plan

October 15, 2013:

Mainstream media outlets have given last week’s Ontario horse racing announcement plenty of ink, and transition panel member John Snobelen has also penned a column on the announcement over the course of the weekend....read on

Deal Keeps Kawartha Downs Alive

March 30, 2013:

A deal was reached late Friday night that will keep Kawartha Downs open for live harness racing through 2014....read on

Rally Planned At Kawartha Downs

March 12, 2013:

No Casino in The City is rallying at Kawartha Downs on Thursday at noon to lobby to keep the racetrack and slots in Cavan-Monaghan and out of Peterborough....read on

Horse Racing Front & Centre In Media

March 12, 2013:

Fallout from both Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne's provincial gaming announcement and horse-racing transition-related news continues to hit the mainstream press, as stories regarding no less than four different Ontario racetracks have been front and center over the past couple of days....read on

RCR Elaborates: Live Racing To Be Conditional

June 13, 2012:

Rideau Carleton Raceway Spokesman Alex Lawryk has gone on the record as saying that the Ottawa area track's intention to continue hosting live racing beyond March 31, 2013 is, in fact, conditional....read on

Report: Rideau Vows To Keep Racing

June 12, 2012:

According to a report by CTV, Rideau Carleton Raceway does not have plans to close its doors once the slots-at-racetracks program ends March 31, 2013....read on

Confimed: Kawartha To Cease Racing In 2013 If No Supplemental Funding Plan In Place

June 8, 2012:

It has been confirmed that live racing at Fraserville, Ont.'s Kawartha Downs, near Peterborough, will cease in 2013 if some sort of financial agreement is not reached....read on


view counter
 
 
 

© 2021 Standardbred Canada. All rights reserved. Use of this site signifies your agreement and compliance with the legal disclaimer and privacy policy.

Firefox 3 Best with IE 7 Built with Drupal