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Cape Cod Off To A Winning Start

July 24, 2016:

Cape Cod made her first lifetime start on Saturday (July 23) at Kawartha Downs and it was a winning effort as the three-year-old daughter gave Nick Boyd a 1:58.4 ride to win the second race in front of a large crowd on the warm summer night....read on

Rehoming, Retraining Retired Horses

June 20, 2014:

They call themselves ‘Go and Play Stables’, but this dedicated bunch of Standardbred horse lovers should be named ‘Go and Work Stables’....read on

Jim Carr Passes, Arrangements Set

April 28, 2014:

Trot Insider has learned that popular longtime horse owner James 'Jim' Carr passed away on Sunday, April 27. He was in his 70th year....read on

First Foal For Christmas Gift Mare

March 24, 2014:

In December 2012, Amy McDonald and her family lost horses and animals in a tragic barn fire in Newfoundland. Later that month, her Christmas was made forever memorable after two gifts came from Ontario: a free breeding to Big Jim and a mare named Onaway....read on

Memorable Christmas Gifts

December 23, 2013:

The ‘I Love Canadian Harness Racing’ Fan Club received loads of entries for its ‘Most Memorable Horsey Christmas Gift Contest.’...read on

Community Rallies For Driver's Son; Contributions Pledged

November 13, 2013:

Friends and family of longtime harness racing participants Jason Woodward and Josie Robinson are rallying behind the pair as their four-year-old son Josh remains bedridden in Toronto Hospital for Sick Children....read on

Harness Racing Shows Its Heart

October 26, 2013:

In harness racing, the will and heart of the horse is what most people value above all. That can also be said about not just the horses, but the people within the industry....read on

Radio Auction Features Big Jim Breeding

May 20, 2013:

Amherst Island radio station CJAI 92.l FM will be offering a breeding to 2010 O'Brien and Dan Patch Award winner Big Jim p, 2, 1:49.1s ($1,544,580), donated by owner Jim Carr, as part of its annual fundraiser running from Monday, May 20 to Friday, May 24....read on

Carr’s Panther Hanover 'Cup' Bound

August 7, 2012:

Owner Jim Carr has decided to roll the bones and supplement Panther Hanover to Sunday’s Confederation Cup at Flamboro Downs – a race that will take place right in his own backyard....read on

Update On Big Jim

August 30, 2011:

Word from the Big Jim camp is that the world record holding pacer will head to the breeding shed...read on

More Offers Coming In For Big Jim

May 11, 2011:

If someone called you out of the blue and offered you seven figures for a piece of a horse, would you take it?...read on

Big Jim Romps In 2011 Debut

April 22, 2011:

The much anticipated debut of harness racing's top rated sophomore pacer took place on Friday morning at Southern Oaks Training Center in Florida in front of a throng of onlookers....read on

Big Jim Talks Big Jim

January 25, 2011:

"You know, I'm not a fan of heat racing but yes, I think I'm probably going to have to race him in the [Little Brown] Jug. If he's ever going to go to sire, the Americans would like to see him in the Jug, that's for sure."...read on

Carr To Appear On CH Morning Live

September 2, 2010:

Jim Carr, whose pacing colt, Big Jim, will compete in the $1 million Metro Pace this Saturday night at Mohawk Racetrack, will guest Friday morning on...read on

"He's Just A Ball Of Fire And Is Ready To Go"

September 1, 2010:

If anyone was wondering about the status of Big Jim heading into Saturday's $1 million Metro Pace at Mohawk Racetrack, all they had to do was speak to the colt's namesake, Jim Carr...read on


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