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Legends Day 2017 Card Set

July 26, 2017:

The card for Legends Day 2017, which will take place this Sunday (July 30) at Ontario’s Clinton Raceway, has been drawn. John Campbell, the most decorated driver in the history of Standardbred racing, will officially retire at the end of the program, which will culminate with the $15,000 Legends Day Trot....read on

Legends Day Auction Closing

July 25, 2017:

Items up for bids in the online Legends Day auction in support of the Clinton Public Hospital Foundation began to close at 5:00 p.m. Eastern today (July 28), with the final items to close for bidding at 6:30 p.m. Eastern....read on

Campbell: Perfect Place To End Career

July 24, 2017:

“It just feels good to me to end up in Ontario, not far from where I started and in front of a number of people who were there when I started driving back in the spring of 1972. It feels like full circle for me and kind of apropos.”...read on

SC Rewind: Legends Day Memories

July 22, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith recalls the relatively short but extremely interesting history surrounding the ever-popular Legends Day held every other year at Clinton Raceway....read on

Brown Compares Campbell To Hockey Legend

July 19, 2017:

Canadian Hall of Fame driver Doug Brown said fellow Hall of Famer John Campbell reminds him of hockey legend Bobby Orr. On July 30 at Clinton Raceway, the two will square off one final time in the Legends Day Trot....read on

Great Campbell Story Wins Contest

July 10, 2017:

“Our family was a bag of nerves for weeks leading up to this and here walks in Mr. Campbell all calm and collected as if it's just a maiden race. I remember John asking my father what he should know about her. My father told him, 'she doesn't like to be touched by the whip.’ He said 'ok don't worry.’ I can recall his smile, he is still as calm as can be and here we all were nothing but a wreck in anticipation!”...read on

Take The Bus To Legends Day

June 29, 2017:

With the biennial event quickly approaching, now is the ideal time to make travel plans for the signature event at the Huron County oval, Clinton Raceway's 2017 Legends Day. Transportation via coach buses, which have washrooms, will be available from four locations in southwestern Ontario, providing race fans a hassle-free way of attending the July 30 event....read on

Steve Condren: Driving Instructor

June 29, 2017:

Forty years after his first career victory, Hall of Fame harness driver Steve Condren said he’s “probably 75 per cent retired,” but still gets a charge out of teaching and piloting young horses on Canada’s top racing circuit....read on

O’Donnell, Campbell To Bow Out Together

June 21, 2017:

They once dominated harness racing like Larry Bird and Magic Johnson did basketball and Wayne Gretzky and Mario Lemieux ruled hockey. Now Hall of Famers Bill O’Donnell and John Campbell will both hang up their colours for good after a final drive against each other on July 30 in the $15,000 Legends Day Trot at Clinton Raceway....read on

Wall On Coming Full Circle

June 16, 2017:

Hall of Fame harness drivers Dave Wall and John Campbell started out in the business together in the early 1970s. So, Wall said it’s fitting he will be part of Campbell’s last career drive back in Ontario where it all started....read on

Favourite John Campbell Memory Deadline Today

June 8, 2017:

On Sunday, July 30, harness racing’s richest driver, John Campbell, who recently announced his retirement from driving, will have his final career drive during Clinton Raceway’s Legends Day....read on

'What It Takes To Be A Legend'

June 7, 2017:

Ron Waples laughs retelling the story about the little girl that gave him a new perspective on what it takes to be a harness racing legend....read on

Legends Day Online Auction Returning

May 24, 2017:

Initiated in 2001, Legends Day has to date risen upwards of $200,000 for the Clinton Public Hospital Foundation. With the addition of the online auction, running the week prior to Legends Day in 2015, Clinton Raceway and its supporters were able to raise an additional $10,000 for the cause....read on

Miller Thrilled To Join Legends Day

May 19, 2017:

U.S. Hall of Famer David Miller will make his Legends Day debut the same day the Clinton Raceway event will feature the last career drive of the sport’s richest driver, John Campbell....read on

Campbell's Last Race To Be At Clinton

April 17, 2017:

It has been announced that Hall of Fame reinsman John Campbell, who recently confirmed that he will be retiring from driving, will compete in his final harness race on Sunday, July 30, during Clinton Raceway’s Legends Day card....read on


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