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SC Rewind: Remembering Ross Curran

October 24, 2020:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith recalls the colourful and interesting career of horseman Ross Curran, who passed away recently. His piece includes a few old pictures from a bygone era and an interesting quote from a man who remembered 'Cowboy,' as he was affectionately known....read on

SC Rewind: Picture Parade

October 17, 2020:

This week's edition of Rewind is another version of Picture Parade. The theme is based on Windsor Raceway, a track that opened almost exactly 55 years ago on Thursday, October 21, 1965....read on

SC Rewind: It's Waples Day!

October 10, 2020:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith takes a look back some 35 years ago to 1985 when a special day was held at the Orangeville track to commemorate its opening in 1970 which was 15 years prior to the day....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1990s

October 3, 2020:

This week's Rewind is the latest version of Years Ago, a monthly offering covering a specific decade from the past. This time it's about the 1990's, a prosperous time for the sport of harness racing at least as the decade dawned....read on

SC Rewind: The 1971 Art Derby

September 26, 2020:

In the current edition of Rewind Robert Smith recalls a rather novel promotion from 50 years ago that was spearheaded by Bill Galvin, longtime Publicity official of the Ontario Jockey Club....read on

SC Rewind: Picture Parade

September 19, 2020:

This week's Rewind once again takes on the title of Picture Parade....read on

SC Rewind: 75 Years Ago

September 12, 2020:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith recalls a time long ago when a very small track in far off Nova Scotia held a memorable day of racing to christen their new sports facility....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1980s

September 5, 2020:

The latest edition of Rewind is the monthly feature Years Ago. This version is all about the decade of the 1980's and Robert Smith has come up with some short stories and old photos from that era....read on

SC Rewind: In Days Of Yore

August 29, 2020:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith takes a very long trip back in time as he displays a collage of vintage pictures from the long and colorful past of harness racing....read on

SC Rewind: The Clubhouse Era

August 22, 2020:

In the current edition of Rewind, Robert Smith recalls an important happening in the past of harness racing as the sport progressed and grew....read on

SC Rewind: All About Greenwood

August 15, 2020:

This week's Rewind is yet another edition of Picture Parade. Robert Smith has gathered a number of pictures together from various time periods in history but all with a central theme. All of the old photos are related to people, activities and memories from the revered and beloved Greenwood Raceway and its predecessor Old Woodbine....read on

SC Rewind: Fun In The Valley

August 8, 2020:

This week's edition of Rewind takes readers back many years to a time when harness racing in the Ottawa Valley was extremely popular....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1970s

August 1, 2020:

This week's Rewind is another monthly edition of Years Ago; this time centred on the decade of the 1970's and a few of the events and people involved back then. This was a prosperous time in the history of harness racing across the globe....read on

SC Rewind: Albatross Makes History

July 25, 2020:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith takes readers back some 48 years to 1972. The occasion was the visit of the great Albatross to Windsor Raceway to compete in the 1972 Continental Cup....read on

SC Rewind: The 1967 Messenger

July 18, 2020:

In the current edition of Rewind, Robert Smith recalls the famous Messenger Stake from 1967 and the rather unique way that the post positions were drawn for that year's event....read on


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