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SC Rewind: Thirty-Five Years Ago

December 15, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind', Robert Smith takes a somewhat nostalgic look back 35 years ago to 1983. His reminiscence includes a number of then well-known people and horses who were making news....read on

SC Rewind: Barrie Raceway Opens

December 8, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind', Robert Smith takes a trip back to 1973 and recalls the opening of Canada's newest racetrack, Barrie Raceway....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1980s

December 1, 2018:

As we begin December, this week's edition of 'Rewind' covers a number of names, faces and facts from the decade of the 1980s. Robert Smith has assembled a variety of topics for the ongoing monthly feature Years Ago....read on

SC Rewind: The Peninsula Stakes

November 24, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith recalls the Peninsula Stakes, a once popular series of colt races that provided racing for two- and three-year-olds of both gaits at a time when opportunities were quite limited....read on

SC Rewind: The Connaught Cup

November 17, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith looks back at a once rather famous race that was part of the annual calendar of events for top class pacers....read on

SC Rewind: Remembrance Day

November 11, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith talks a bit about Remembrance Day and recalls the role that Canadian harness racing played in the war effort especially during WW II back in the 1940s....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1970s

November 3, 2018:

In the current edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith offers up his monthly feature Years Ago as he reflects on a number of names, faces and happenings from the decade of the 1970s....read on

SC Rewind: Going The Extra Miles

October 27, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith turns the calendar back to 1958 and recalls some interesting happenings involved with the once popular five-mile races or as the locals called them, Le Cinq Milles....read on

SC Rewind: Forty-Five Years Ago

October 20, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind' column Robert Smith takes a look back at the year of 1973 and lists a number of highlights of that season and also displays a few old photographs relating to that year....read on

SC Rewind: World Record At Windsor

October 13, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith recalls a 1980 world class performance by a truly great horse. His piece describes the day's events at Windsor Raceway when Direct Scooter went a monster mile and set a new world record and a few others in the process....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1960s

October 6, 2018:

This week's Rewind is the ongoing monthly feature Years Ago. This edition features names, faces and happenings from the decade of the 1960s as Robert Smith has assembled some short stories and old photographs to recall those days....read on

SC Rewind: Richelieu Raises The Bar

September 29, 2018:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith takes a long look back to another memorable time in history as he recalls some great happenings at Richelieu Park from the early 1960's....read on

SC Rewind: The 1973 Prix D'Ete

September 22, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith revisits one of the greatest race days of the 20th Century in Canada as he takes readers back to the afternoon of August 26, 1973....read on

SC Rewind: Fun At The Fair

September 15, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind' column, Robert Smith recalls the timeless joy of attending a fall fair. Fairs which traditionally included harness racing, date back to colonial times but still contain traces of their original format which centres on family fun and the enjoyment of getting together....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1950s

September 8, 2018:

Today, the monthly edition of 'Years Ago' features a medley of names, faces and other trivia from the decade of the 1950s....read on


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