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A Millionaire Against The Odds

August 17, 2021:

On Saturday (August 14), veteran pacer Rockin In Heaven became harness racing’s newest millionaire, doing so after enduring multiple recoveries from near career-ending incidents....read on

Warrawee Vital Victorious; Rockin In Heaven Becomes Millionaire

August 15, 2021:

Circling to the top past the quarter, Warrawee Vital held firm on the lead to take the $34,000 Preferred Pace on Saturday (Aug. 15) at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Symes Enjoying Success Stateside

February 13, 2021:

While many Ontario horsepeople await and prepare for the return of harness racing in this jurisdiction next week, a number of others -- like trainer Teesha Symes -- have made their way stateside since the start of the shutdown to ply their trade....read on

Friends At First Sight

July 3, 2020:

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many of us haven't been able to see our close friends as much and how we'd like. Two-year-old Ellie Driscoll doesn't have that problem, as her best friends are a pair of Standardbred foals....read on

Rockin In Heaven Scorches Flamboro

April 13, 2019:

Preferred class regular Rockin In Heaven served notice that he's back and could be a force in 2019 with a punishing mile in his seasonal debut on Saturday (April 13) at Flamboro Downs....read on

Oh, The Places You’ll Go!

August 10, 2018:

Lexington, Kentucky; Delaware, Ohio; and Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island — if you were to ask someone that wasn’t involved in harness racing what the three aforementioned cities have in common, what would they say?...read on

Jimmy Freight Fires In OSS

August 4, 2018:

Balmy temperatures set the stage for fast miles at Woodbine Mohawk Park during the Campbellville oval’s Civic Holiday celebration Saturday Aug. 4, with Jimmy Freight winning in 1:48.3 while collecting his fourth-straight Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series Victory....read on

Rockin In Heaven Quick At Batavia

August 26, 2017:

Canadian-invader Rockin In Heaven went gate to wire without issue in the $10,000 Open Handicap pace at Batavia Downs on Saturday, August 26....read on

More From Prix D'Ete Connections

August 20, 2016:

Without the other “Big Three” to contend with this weekend, Wiggle It Jiggleit could very well have an easy time in the $200,000 Prix D’Ete on Sunday afternoon (August 21) at the Hippodrome 3R....read on

Prix D’Ete Drivers Weigh In

August 19, 2016:

It might be a short field with just five horses heading to post Sunday (August 21) at the Hippodrome 3R in the $200,000 Prix D’Ete, but the drivers coming to compete are some of the best in all of harness racing....read on

Ready To 'Rock' The Cup?

May 12, 2016:

Rockin In Heaven made a name for himself last year as a surprising Grand Circuit competitor and Sunday he will look to continue making a mark in the $244,000 Confederation Cup at Flamboro Downs....read on

Moore Armada Invades Mohawk

April 28, 2016:

The winner of the 2015 O'Brien Award of Horsemanship has returned from Florida loaded for bear with a six-pack of pacers set to make seasonal and Canadian debuts this Saturday night....read on

Awards Doled Out In Nova Scotia

March 21, 2016:

Members of Truro’s harness racing community were out in full force this past Saturday night (March 19), as the Truro Harness Horse Owners Association held its annual awards banquet at the Best Western Plus Glengarry....read on

Rockin In Heaven Vs. Older Horses

October 5, 2015:

Fresh off his appearance in the 2015 Little Brown Jug, the connections of three-year-old Rockin In Heaven have accepted an invitation for their sophomore to face open class older horses in his next stakes appearance....read on

Going With What/Who You Know

September 24, 2015:

"Sometimes guys jump on a horse and have immediate chemistry and away they go. Lots of times, maybe 80 per cent of the time, the first drive ends up being a test drive or they don't suit the horse."...read on


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