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2021 USHWA Awards Banquet Cancelled

November 25, 2020:

The United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA) is formally announcing that, due to travel concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Dan Patch Awards Banquet, scheduled to be held at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort on Feb. 21, 2021, has been cancelled....read on

Clements New USHWA Canada President

November 20, 2020:

The United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA) Canada chapter held its annual meeting via Zoom call on Wednesday (Nov. 18), with a change of leadership highlighting the well-attended virtual session....read on

Spotlight On The Miami Fair

August 30, 2020:

“It’s a great track for kids, because it’s in a small town. You don’t have to worry about anything. You can let them run around. It’s a great place for kids to learn about horses and racing.”...read on

Handicapping Showdown At Leamington

August 6, 2020:

The 2020 harness racing season at Leamington Raceway kicks off on Sunday (Aug. 9) with a handicapping showdown featuring two of the industry's youngest media participants....read on

USHWA Hosts Hambletonian Handicapping Contest

August 3, 2020:

The United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA) will host the next free harness racing handicapping contest on Scott Alberg’s Facebook page Saturday (Aug. 8) at the Meadowlands....read on

Bonilla, Hallett Land Scholarships

July 30, 2020:

The Florida chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association has announced two candidates who will receive awards this year from the Allen J. Finkelson Scholarship....read on

Canada's Oldest, Through Young Eyes

June 29, 2020:

Sometimes a racetrack is more than just a place where horses run. Sometimes it’s history. For some people, it’s a second home. It can even be something people live for....read on

2019 Keystone USHWA Awards Presented

May 1, 2020:

Roger Huston has been voted the highest honour annually given by the Keystone Chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA), the Mary Lib Miller Award....read on

USHWA Youth Membership News

April 20, 2020:

Nathan Bain is becoming well known as a guest racecaller and as the regular racing commentator at Ontario’s Dresden and Leamington Raceways. He’s also one of the original USHWA Youth members, and wants to encourage new applicants for USHWA Youth Membership in 2020/21....read on

Shartin N Crowned US Horse Of The Year

February 23, 2020:

On Sunday (Feb. 23), Shartin N became the first pacing mare to be named U.S. Horse of the Year, as she received harness racing’s top honour to cap the U.S. Harness Writers Association’s Dan Patch Awards banquet at Rosen Shingle Creek resort....read on

Bergman, Kyle Entered To HOF Ballot

February 22, 2020:

Two veteran harness racing journalists – Jay Bergman, longtime editor/writer/handicapper in the Sports Eye/Daily Racing Form publication family, and Joe Kyle, a noted photographer/writer primarily associated with the Horseman and Fair World magazine, were selected to be ballot candidates for this summer’s voting for entrance into Communicators Hall of Fame....read on

Dan Patch Champions Announced

January 3, 2020:

The 2019 Dan Patch Award divisional racehorse winners were announced on Friday evening (Jan. 3) live during the Meadowlands Racetrack's broadcast....read on

HHYF, USHWA Seeking Silent Auction Items

January 3, 2020:

The HHYF and USHWA are seeking items for its Silent Auction that will be held at the Dan Patch Awards Banquet - Night of Champions on Sunday, Feb. 23, at Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Florida. Donations of unique one-of-a-kind items, vacation packages, vintage memorabilia, themed gift baskets and/or gift certificates for industry services are just a few ideas....read on

USHWA Caretaker Of The Year Noms

November 21, 2019:

The United States Harness Writers Association has announced that nominations are now being accepted for the 2019 Caretaker of the Year Award....read on

Finkelson Scholarship Winners Unveiled

July 18, 2019:

The Florida chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association has announced the winners of Allen J. Finkelson Scholarships....read on


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