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Bartlett, Miller Dominate New York Consolations

September 21, 2018:

The $320,000 New York Sire Stakes consolation races were contested in eight divisions at Batavia Downs on Friday night with Jason Bartlett and Marcus Miller getting the lion’s share of the eight contests....read on

Ciuffetelli Wins Billing At Saratoga

September 21, 2018:

The granddaddy of all amateur driving organizations, the CKG Billings Series, moved on to Saratoga Harness on Friday night for a trotting event and for the second consecutive week “Tough Tony” Ciuffetelli and his vastly improved Someway Same Hall romped over a six others when they scored an oh-so-easy 15-length victory winning in 1:56.4 by an amazing 15 lengths....read on

Lazarus N Wins Hoosier Derby; 'Marauder' Circles Them In Classic

September 21, 2018:

A parade of stars made its way to Hoosier Park on Friday evening for a long list of big money events including the Caesar’s Trotting Classic, the Jennas Beach Boy, the Elevation, the Kentuckiana Stallion Management, the Moni Maker and the Hoosier Park Pacing Derby....read on

Rookies Battle In Liberty Bell

September 21, 2018:

The Liberty Bell stakes series continued on Friday at Harrah’s Philadelphia with action for two-year-old colts, with each gait contesting three $30,000 divisions....read on

Captain Ahab, Stag Party Headline Metro

September 21, 2018:

The $890,000 Metro Pace for two-year-old pacers headlines a $1.9 million card this Saturday at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

No Training Saturday At Mohawk Park

September 21, 2018:

Woodbine Mohawk Park would like to inform all horsepeople that the track surface and paddock will not be open for training on Saturday, September 22....read on

Hawthorne Invites Attract Major Interest

September 21, 2018:

As Kevin Costner told us in the 1989 hit movie Field of Dreams, “Build it and they will come.”...read on

Winbak's London Yearlings Online

September 21, 2018:

The London Yearling Sale videos for Winbak Farm’s lineup are now posted....read on

OHHA Scholarship Details Released

September 21, 2018:

For the thirteenth year in a row, the Ontario Harness Horse Association (OHHA) is offering scholarships to children of active OHHA members....read on

Mando Fun Seeks Summerside Repeat

September 21, 2018:

After prevailing as the popular favourite in his latest outing, Mando Fun will try to replicate that result Sunday afternoon at Red Shores at the Summerside Raceway....read on

Invite Pacers To Clash At Red Shores

September 21, 2018:

Euchred will have some foes trying to settle the score Saturday evening as the top aged pacers in Atlantic Canada face off at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

McNair To Replace Roy In NDC

September 21, 2018:

Doug McNair, Canada’s Driver of the Year in 2017, will take the spot of Louis-Philippe Roy in the National Driving Championship on Wednesday, September 26 at Grand River Raceway....read on

2018 NDC Horse Draft Complete

September 21, 2018:

The field is now set for the 2018 National Driving Championship this Wednesday, September 26 at Grand River Raceway following Friday afternoon’s 'horse draft'....read on

Youth Literary Derby Finalists Announced

September 21, 2018:

The results are in and the finalists announced for the 2018 Youth Literary Derby....read on

Twice In A Lifetime

September 21, 2018:

Daniel Plouffe is still pinching himself. The grocery-store owner from Quebec's Eastern Townships now has been part of two of the most dramatic Little Brown Jug victories of the last 20 years....read on

The Raceway Is Gearing Up

September 21, 2018:

The 2018 Fall race season at The Raceway at Western Fair District is set to kick off with the first program slated for Monday, October 1 at 6:15 p.m....read on

North American Harness Update Preview

September 21, 2018:

The schedule is set for Friday's episode of NAHU Live....read on

Meadows Doubles Saturday Pick 4 Guarantee

September 21, 2018:

The Meadows Racetrack & Casino has doubled the total-pool guarantee for its Saturday, Sept. 22 Pick 5 wager to $10,000 as part of the United States Trotting Association's Strategic Wagering Initiative....read on

Foiled Again In-To-Go Friday

September 21, 2018:

After delighting fans this week at the Delaware County Fairgrounds, the richest Standardbred in the history of the sport, the $7.63 million winner Foiled Again will be racing on Friday night (Sept. 21)....read on

A Freshman Triple Threat

September 21, 2018:

“Three very nice two-year-olds...All three have done everything right. They’ve made my job very easy. I started the year with six two-year-olds. I turned out three of them -- I’m just in the process of getting them to come back and get ready for their careers -- and I’m left with these three and they’re all good.”...read on

Hickfromfrenchlick Seeks More NY Glory

September 21, 2018:

For years in Boston Celtic green, Larry Bird taunted, tortured and tormented New York. On Saturday night (Sept. 22nd), his ‘nicknamesake’ tries to take it....read on

Mohawk Hosts OSS Grassroots Semis

September 21, 2018:

Semi-Final action for the Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots series highlighted the Thursday, Sept. 20 card at Woodbine Mohawk Park with both gaits and sexes of freshmen standardbred contesting in two $20,000 eliminations for placement into the $50,000 finals....read on

Tahiti Seelster Steals Show At Fraser

September 20, 2018:

Dashing to the lead and slowing the tempo, Tahiti Seelster finished the wire job with a one-and-three-quarter length victory in the featured $12,000 Fillies and Mares Open Pace as harness racing returned to Fraser Downs for its 2018/19 meet on Thursday (Sept. 20)....read on

Stormont Kate Clings For Flamboro Win

September 20, 2018:

Trainer-driver Bruce Richardson took control of the pace with Stormont Kate past the quarter, endured a first-over challenge from Katch Kanna and held off a homestretch rush from Majestic Marvel to take the $11,500 Preferred 2 Handicap Trot on Thursday, Sept. 20 at Flamboro Downs....read on

Tobinator Takes Charlottetown Feature

September 20, 2018:

Tobinator teamed up with Corey MacPherson to slice Three Truths’ win streak short at three Thursday, Sept. 20 at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

'Beckham' Ventures Into Pacing Derby

September 20, 2018:

For many years, the name Jamie Macomber has been synonymous with some of Indiana’s greatest race horses. An incredible stint as an assistant trainer to the sport’s all time leading trainer, Ron Burke, saw Macomber guiding some of Indiana’s most accomplished champions, such as the program’s first millionaire, Go On Bb, as well as reigning horse of the year, Hannelore Hanover, through the early stages of her career....read on

Vorst Best In Yonkers Mares Open

September 20, 2018:

With Yonkers Raceway dark Friday night in preparation for the New York Night of Champions, the leading overnight ladies had their weekly closeup an evening early with the $44,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace on Thursday, Sept. 20. In the feature, Vorst parlayed a perfect trip and a makeshift passing lane to win in 1:53....read on

Cushing Claims Six At Plainridge

September 20, 2018:

Driver Mitchell Cushing drove six winners on the 12-race program at Plainridge Park Thursday, Sept. 20 including a victory in the $15,000 pacing feature with Lear Seelster....read on

Pennacchio Takes NAADA Opening Leg

September 20, 2018:

The North American Amateur Drivers Association kicked off its Fall Trotting Series on Thursday, Sept. 20 at Monticello Raceway and driver Joe Pennacchio reined his Cheeky Little Miss to a gate-to-wire victory in the opening round over six others in 1:59.2....read on

Fillies Fight In Philly Contests

September 20, 2018:

Both gaits of freshmen fillies contested three $30,000 divisions of the Liberty Bell stakes series on Thursday, Sept. 20 at Harrah’s Philadelphia, with the favourites winning all of the trots and none of the paces....read on

'Mia Wallace' Quickest In Saratoga Trots

September 20, 2018:

A trio of $9,000 trotting events for New York-sired prospects highlighted the Thursday, Sept. 20 matinee at Saratoga Casino Hotel. Homer Hochstetler-trainee Missus Mia Wallace topped the winners with a 1:57.4 victory for driver Bruce Aldrich Jr....read on

Northside To Host Sires Stakes Saturday

September 20, 2018:

The final races of the Atlantic Sires Stakes’ regular season will take place this Saturday (Sept. 22) at Northside Downs....read on

Oh Henry! O Canada?

September 20, 2018:

If there's a driver with the target on his back heading into the 2018 National Driving Championship, it would be the driver that's represented Canada in the World Driving Championship before, the driver with the best knowledge of the horses competing at Grand River Raceway and the one with the most experience at the Elora, Ont. half-mile oval....read on

Night Of Champions Overview

September 20, 2018:

Over $1.1 million in purse money will be on the line this Saturday night (Sept. 22) at Hawthorne Race Course, as the Night of Champions will be taking place....read on

Sire Stakes Consolations At Batavia Fri.

September 20, 2018:

The horses that missed the cut for the $1.8 million that will be up for grabs in the New York Sire Stakes Night of Champions finals will convene at Batavia Downs on Friday evening (Sept. 21) to compete for the $320,000 in purse money available in the NYSS consolation races....read on

Steacy Discusses Semi-Final Starters

September 20, 2018:

With a 26-point lead in the standings, Mark Steacy has all but locked up his third consecutive Johnston Cup title as the leading trainer in the Ontario Sires Stakes program....read on

Whirlwind Jug Victory For Courtly Choice

September 20, 2018:

Little Brown Jug Day 2018 produced a true whirlwind of emotions for the Canadian-connected Courtly Choice team, as its three-year-old Art Major colt overcame a myriad of elements to claim victory in the heralded pacing classic at Ohio’s Delaware County Fair....read on

Dial Or Nodial Passes

September 20, 2018:

It has been announced that the hard-knocking Western Ideal gelding Dial Or Nodial p,5,1:48.3f ($1,803,017) has passed away....read on

Gray In Tune With Driving

September 19, 2018:

“They are a competitive and aggressive group of drivers; I’ve watched most of them via simulcast...I have a different style. “It’s going to be fun!”...read on

Potential Fort Erie Track Slots Discussed

September 19, 2018:

Six years after the Slots At Racetracks Program was discontinued, the possibility of alternative gaming returning to an Ontario border track may make its sale more lucrative for buyer and seller alike....read on

Amazing Perch Duels, Draws Away

September 19, 2018:

Colonel Schneider Jr.'s Amazing Perch ($3.70) sustained a first-over push out of third en route to a 1:53.3 score in Wednesday's (Sept. 19) featured $9,000 Preferred 3 Pace at Grand River Raceway....read on

Embrace The Grind Heads DSBF Frosh

September 19, 2018:

Andrew Glassmeyer's Embrace The Grind ($2.80, Jonathan Roberts) was the fastest of three Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) elimination winners for two-year-old trotters Wednesday at Harrington Raceway with a 2:00.2 triumph....read on

'Faith' Dominates, Five For Fisher

September 19, 2018:

For the third week in a row and the fourth time in her last five outings, Roll With Faith dominated the Batavia Downs damsels by winning the $9,500 fillies and mares Open Handicap pace on Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 19)....read on

Seventimesavirgin, Campbell In Spotlight

September 19, 2018:

She hasn’t visited the winner’s circle since her first start here a month ago, but Seventimesavirgin got familiar with that area again after she won the $16,000 Winners-Over Handicap for fillies and mares at Plainridge Park on Wednesday afternoon (Sept. 19)....read on

Lifetime Trust Impresses At Philly

September 19, 2018:

The Bettors Delight mare Lifetime Trust worked out a perfect second-over trip for driver George Brennan then tipped wide and proceeded on to an in-hand 1:53 win in the $17,000 feature for distaff pacers on Wednesday (Sept. 19) at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

Yonkers Detention, Draw Schedule Notes

September 19, 2018:

Yonkers Raceway is offering these horsemen reminders regarding the track's detention and draw schedule....read on

Three Truths Looks For Fourth Straight

September 19, 2018:

A red-hot Three Truths will face off against seasoned company in the Thursday night feature at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

McIntosh Trotters Set For Semis

September 19, 2018:

Bob McIntosh will start a quartet of custom-made trotters in Thursday’s two-year-old Grassroots Semi-Finals at Woodbine Mohawk Park, qualifying A Royal Line and Judge Ken in the trotting colt division and Splurge On Me and Nifty Trick in the trotting filly category....read on

Seelster Yearling Videos Online

September 19, 2018:

Seelster Farms is proud to present its class of 2018 and yearling videos are now available for viewing online....read on

Round Barn Fundraiser Set For Oct. 1

September 19, 2018:

The annual fundraiser to support the preservation of the historic Round Barn adjacent to the Red Mile will be held Monday night, Oct. 1, from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. at the Barn....read on


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