PEISHOA Hosts 2021 Awards Banquet

Published: May 1, 2022 04:12 pm EDT

The PEI Standardbred Horse Owners Association (PEISHOA) presented its first in Person Awards Banquet since 2019 last night (April 30) at the Rodds Charlottetown Hotel. Over 200 People attended the event to see the stars of the 2021 harness racing season were honoured and listen to guest speakers Anthony and James MacDonald.

This year the PEISHOA recognized a much deserving group of horsemen in a new award called Harness Racing Industry Builders Award.  The first six inductees were: Boyd MacDonald, Gordon MacLean, Boyd White, Jackie Arsenault, Wayne Pike and Gordon Neil

Horse of the Year for 2021 honours went to the Riley Farms Trotter Up Helly AA.

Below is a list of all the winners.

Horse Awards:

Two-Year-Old Trotting Colts – Up Helly AA

Two-Year-Old Trotting Fillies – Berts Legacy 

Two-Year-Old Pacing Colt – Stash It Away

Two-Year-Old Pacing Fillies – Woodmere Jazz

Three-Year-Old Trotting Colts – Dusty Lane Milo

Three-Year-Old Trotting Fillies – Incredible Two

Three-Year-Old Pacing Colts – Dusty Lane Goliath

Three-Year-Old Pacing Fillies – Tobins Brownie

Claiming Horse of the Year – Hes Marvalous

Aged Trotting Horse – Freddie

Aged Trotting Mare – Daisy River

Aged Pacing Horse – Time To Dance

Aged Pacing Mare – Dreamfair Zenfire

Fan Favourite – The Rev

Pacer of the Year – Tobins Brownie

Trotter of the Year – Up Helly AA

Horse of the Year – Up Helly AA

Horseperson Award Winners

RISING STAR – Reese Williams

FEMALE GROOM OF THE YEAR – Beth MacRae

MALE GROOM OF THE YEAR – Andrew Ward.

ROOKIE DRIVER OF THE YEAR – Jaycob Sweet

LEADING PERCENTAGE DRIVER – Gilles Barrieau

LEADING DASH WINNER DRIVER – Marc Campbell

PERCENTAGE TRAINER BETWEEN 25 - 75 STARTS – Darryl MacLean

PERCENTAGE TRAINER OVER 75 STARTS – Gilles Barrieau

LEADING DASH WINNING TRAINER– Marc Campbell

APPRECIATION AWARDS – Anne Charlotte Kelly, John Power, Gary Chappell and Tara Myers.

STANDARDBRED CANADA OWNER OF THE YEAR – Wade Peconi

ARNOLD WEEKS SPORTSMANSHIP AWARD – Roger MacRae

HORSEWOMAN OF THE YEAR – Jen Doyle

HORSEMAN OF THE YEAR – Clifford Murphy

INDUSTRY BUILDERS – Boyd MacDonald, Gordon MacLean, Boyd White, Jackie Arsenault, Wayne Pike and Gordon Neil

KENTUCKY OF CANADA AWARD – James MacDonald

(PEISHOA)

 

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