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Maury May Passes

December 12, 2018:

Maurice J. 'Maury' May, former president of the United States Harness Writers Association and a member of the organization for 55 years, passed away Dec. 8 in Amherst, N.Y. at the age of 92....read on

Batavia Horses Of The Meet Unveiled

December 12, 2018:

Batavia Downs’ current meet will come to a close this Saturday (Dec. 15), and thus the upstate New York chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association has announced its horses of the meet....read on

Amateur Driver Pennacchio Honoured

December 11, 2018:

The United States Harness Writers Association's National Committee has unanimously voted Joe Pennacchio this year’s recipient of National Amateur Driver of the Year....read on

Asher-Stalbaum Making Waves

December 11, 2018:

The upstate New York chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association has announced that Riley Asher-Stalbaum has been named its 2018 Rising Star at Batavia Downs....read on

Lifetime Achievement Award For Pratt

December 10, 2018:

The upstate New York chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association has announced that Steve Pratt will receive its Lifetime Achievement Award....read on

Caretaker Award Nominations Open

December 6, 2018:

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2018 Caretaker of the Year. The award, in its fourth year of sponsorship by Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park (HRRNP) in conjunction with the United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA), recognizes the unsung heroes of the sport: the caretakers who maintain the health and welfare of the horses on a daily basis....read on

Writers Hold Boisterous Banquet

December 3, 2018:

John Manzi, the guy who carried the torch for decades, revelled in the moment when 175 well-wishers packed The Fountains at Wallkill Golf Club to honour his lifelong passion and lifetime achievement in harness racing on Sunday evening (Dec. 2)....read on

Stream For Dan Patch Announcements

December 3, 2018:

The United States Harness Writers Association has announced that it will present a live-stream announcement of the 2018 Dan Patch Awards’ divisional horse winners for both genders and gaits over a two-day period....read on

Writers To Honour Fanning

November 21, 2018:

Name a committee, executive board or organization in all of harness racing and chances are that Moira Fanning has served it well....read on

Florida Scholarship Winners Announced

September 13, 2018:

The United States Harness Writers Association’s chapter in Florida has announced the four candidates that will receive awards this year from the Allen J. Finkelson Scholarship Fund....read on

USHWA Adds First Youth Members

August 18, 2018:

The United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA) is the world’s oldest organization for harness racing communicators, but it’s always open to new ideas and new members....read on

Historic Track Receives USHWA Donation

July 1, 2018:

Continuing a tradition that has endured for decades, but updating the presentation to a Grand Circuit race day, the Monticello-Goshen Chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association made their annual $4,000 donation Saturday (June 30) to Goshen (N.Y.) Historic Track....read on

USHWA Donates To Fire Victims

June 11, 2018:

The United States Harness Writers Association has announced that it will be donating $2,500 to the unfortunate horsemen who lost more than two dozen horses and their associated equipment in the recent Mount Hope Training Center barn fire....read on

Bojarski To Hall Of Fame Committee

May 17, 2018:

Tim Bojarski, the immediate past president of the United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA) and now the chairman of the board, the organization’s webmaster, and a publicist for Batavia Downs (NY) and Plainridge Park (MA), has been named to a six-year term on USHWA’s Hall Of Fame Screening Committee, it has been announced by Shawn Wiles, current president of USHWA, the largest organization devoted to standardbred communicators....read on

Finkelson Scholarship Applications Open

March 23, 2018:

Steven Wolf, president of the Florida chapter of the United States Harness Racing Writers Association (USHWA), has announced that the chapter is now accepting applications for its 2018 Allen J. Finkelson Scholarship Awards....read on


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