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Bax Discusses Possible Relocation

September 19, 2014:

Accomplished trainer John Bax has been a fixture in Peterborough, Ont. for years. Although, if all goes according to plan, the respected horseman could have a new base of operations in the near future....read on

Bax Discusses Stubborn Belle

September 12, 2014:

A two-year-old filly trotting a mile in 1:53 would ordinarily grab headlines. Unfortunately for juvenile trotter Stubborn Belle, her 1:53 mile in last week’s Peaceful Way Stakes elimination was only good enough for her to finish second, more than three lengths behind Mission Brief, who trotted to a 1:52.1 world record performance....read on

Bax’s Busy Sires Stakes Week

August 8, 2014:

“I used to complain that the OSS season was too long when it went into November, so I guess I shouldn’t be complaining now that it’s too short. There’s an upside and downside to the way it's structured now (going from late May to mid October).”...read on

Kiwi Pres A Global OSS Competitor

July 4, 2014:

The owners of the horses competing in the Ontario Sires Stakes program live across Canada and in many US states. There are even several Europeans with horses racing in the OSS, but there aren’t many with ownership downunder....read on

Riveting Rosie On Comeback Trail?

July 2, 2014:

“Last year things went pretty smoothly for her, you can’t expect that this year as well,” noted trainer John Bax of his trotting filly, Riveting Rosie, whose outstanding performance as a two-year-old saw her named Canada’s rookie trotting filly of the year at the 2013 O’Brien Awards....read on

Update On Riveting Rosie

April 15, 2014:

Trainer John Bax has provided an update on O’Brien Award winner Riveting Rosie, the Muscle Mass filly that finished up her juvenile campaign last year with wins in the $374,000 Peaceful Way Stakes and her $200,000 division of the Ontario Sires Stakes Super Finals....read on

One For The Little Guys

February 27, 2014:

"The great thing is it's not ho-hum for them; they're very appreciative of having a horse like that. Their enthusiasm is infectious...sometimes in this game you get dragged down a little bit, you know, night in and night out, but it's always refreshing to see people that are in it just for the pure joy of racing."...read on

Dreaming Of Glory: Her Name Is Lola

August 2, 2013:

For veteran trainer John Bax, winning stakes races is a common occurrence. On Saturday night, he has a chance to do what only one other trainer has done, and that is capture is third Dream of Glory trophy....read on

Define The World Retired

March 23, 2013:

After seven years on the track, 119 starts and 39 wins, multiple trips overseas, an O'Brien Award and a return from injury to compete and win Open class events at the age of eight, millionaire Define The World has been officially retired....read on

Filly Living A Charmed Life

August 21, 2012:

“She’s a strong mare, she has a strong constitution, and you like to think that makes her a little better than good."...read on

"She’s Been The Big Surprise"

June 26, 2012:

John Bax will make the short drive from his Peterborough farm to Kawartha Downs on Thursday evening for the Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series debut of his 2012 crop of two-year-old trotting fillies....read on

Bax Speaks Out On Drummond Report

February 21, 2012:

"Obviously, the government is looking everywhere for money," horseman John Bax has been quoted as saying, "so they're throwing this out there to see what kind of reaction they're going to get....read on

IM Group: Industry Involvement Is Key

January 27, 2012:

A group of interested horsepeople attended the weekly meeting of the Ontario Racing Program’s Implementation and Monitoring (IM) Group to share their ideas and comments on efforts to improve the industry...read on

Bax In Tough With Busy Trotter

July 21, 2010:

After failing to make the final of last year’s Maple Leaf Trot with millionaire Define The World, veteran trainer John Bax is hoping a little luck will be on his side this time around...read on

Bax Sends Five Into Grassroots Fray Saturday

June 23, 2010:

Peterborough Sports Hall of Famer John Bax will harness five sophomore trotting colts in Kawartha Downs’ Ontario Sires Stakes season opener this Saturday, June 26...read on


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