Regional Driving Championships Host Tracks Announced

Published: March 14, 2014 01:58 pm EDT

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce the host tracks and dates for the Regional Driving Championships which will determine the eight drivers that will take part in the 2014 National Driving Championship.

A list of the locations and dates appears below.

Western Regional
• Fraser Downs
• Saturday, April 26

Ontario Regional
• The Raceway at Western Fair District
• Friday, May 9

Quebec / Eastern Ontario Regional
• Hippodrome 3R
• Tuesday, June 17

Atlantic Regional
• Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at Summerside
• Saturday, June 28

The top two drivers from the four regional championships will make up the field of eight finalists for the National Driving Championship.

The NDC will take place at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at Charlottetown Driving Park on Tuesday, August 26 in conjunction with a meeting of all of the province’s Premiers who will be on hand for the event.

The winner of the 2014 National Driving Championship will represent Canada in the World Driving Championship, to be hosted in concert with the World Trotting Conference in Australia in February and March, 2015.