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Post 10, No Problem

March 24, 2017:

Winning from Post 10 is never an easy feat at Woodbine Racetrack, especially if you’re a trotter....read on

Stage Set For Series Finals At Yonkers

March 23, 2017:

A pair of series finals share next week’s marquee, with Yonkers Raceway hosting the $61,000 Petticoat and $61,800 Sagamore Hill....read on

Major Uptrend Bounces Back

March 23, 2017:

Major Uptrend came up a nose short in last week’s quest for a fourth consecutive victory, but it didn’t take him long to find his way back to victory lane for trainer Tim Crissman....read on

Preferred Repeat For Hldontghttoyurdrms

March 23, 2017:

Despite being assigned the outside post and battling through a wardrobe malfunction, Hldontghttoyurdrms came up huge in winning Thursday’s $11,000 Preferred 2 for trotters at Flamboro Downs....read on

Amateur Scores For Miller, Krivelin

March 23, 2017:

After the first leg of the long-standing NAADA Trotting Series was snowed-out last Thursday at Monticello Raceway, the 2017 edition got underway with two divisions Thursday evening at Yonkers....read on

Bamond Trio Ready To Battle

March 23, 2017:

Since taking over the training of his father’s Bamond Racing Stable, two years ago, Jeff Bamond, Jr. has reached the sport’s greatest heights....read on

Annabeth Upsets; Beckwiths Dominate

March 23, 2017:

Annabeth, a daughter of Shadow Play, played the role of the spoiler when she pulled off a mild upset in the Thursday feature at Saratoga Casino Hotel....read on

Barbarian Looks To Reign

March 23, 2017:

Barbarian, in razor-sharp form with a hat trick in tow, will now be asked to do his work from the assigned Post 10 in Saturday night’s Open Pace at Cal Expo....read on

Cushing: Mare Is A ‘Delight’

March 23, 2017:

“She is just so handy; you can do anything with her. She also really enjoys her job; she loves being out there.”...read on

More On Yonkers’ Advanced Wagering

March 23, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway and its ADW portal, Empire City Bets, are offering advance wagering for Saturday’s (March 25) Dubai World Cup program....read on

Rideau Thursdays Begin Next Week

March 23, 2017:

Officials with Rideau Carleton Raceway would like to reminder horsepeople and racing fans that Thursday night live racing will return to the track on March 30....read on

First Mohawk Qualifying Session

March 23, 2017:

Mohawk Racetrack hosted its first qualifying session of the 2017 season on Thursday, March 23, and a total of 10 dashes went postward over the seven-eighths-mile oval....read on

New Scratching Rule At Saratoga

March 23, 2017:

As of Thursday (March 23), Saratoga Casino & Hotel has a new policy for horses scratching out from Post 7 or 8....read on

Two Woodbine Preferreds This Saturday

March 23, 2017:

It doesn’t happen regularly, so fans and horseplayers are in for a treat as a double dose of Preferred action will highlight Saturday night’s card at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Mac Lilley To Wall Of Fame

March 23, 2017:

The Raceway at Western Fair District has announced that longtime horseman/owner/breeder Mac Lilley will be this year’s inductee onto its prestigious Wall of Fame....read on

Series Finals At The Meadows Saturday

March 23, 2017:

Four late closer finals totalling more than $100,000 in purses will head to the post this Saturday (March 25) at The Meadows and will feature top three and four-year-old pacers and trotters....read on

OHHA Report On RRSPs

March 23, 2017:

The Ontario Harness Horse Association administers a registered retirement savings plan, which now has over 1,300 individuals participating and saw annual contributions made by 851 individuals in 2016....read on

Political Fundraiser In New Jersey

March 23, 2017:

On Thursday, May 4 at 5:00 p.m., the Standardbred Breeders & Owners Association of New Jersey and TrotPAC will host a fundraiser reception in support of Ambassador Phil Murphy, the likely Democratic nominee for Governor at Deo Volente Farms in Flemington, New Jersey....read on

Finkelson Scholarship Apps Available

March 23, 2017:

The Florida chapter of the United States Harness Racing Writers Association has announced that the chapter is now accepting applications for its 2017 Allen J. Finkelson Scholarship Awards....read on

Mare Looks To Repeat At The ‘Big M’

March 23, 2017:

Live racing will return to the Meadowlands Racetrack on Friday. The track will present an evening card composed of 11 races....read on

E. coli, Water Testing & Horses

March 23, 2017:

When people hear “E. coli” thoughts may drift to reports of waterborne illness such as the tragic Walkerton outbreak of 2000...read on

Gural Hanover Wins Dover Open

March 22, 2017:

Gural Hanover and driver Tony Morgan journeyed first-over to win the $21,000 Open Handicap Trot in 1:54.3 on Wednesday, March 22 at Dover Downs....read on

Stonebridge Quest Romps In Preferred

March 22, 2017:

Stonebridge Quest left her rivals in the dust as she took off in the final turn and won the featured $10,000 Preferred 2 & 3 Handicap for distaff pacers by more than eight lengths on Wednesday night (March 22) at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

OK Heavenly Prevails In Photo Finish

March 22, 2017:

OK Heavenly, driven by Kevin Wallis, won a long stretch battle with Goldstar Rockette, handled by Mickey McNichol, to earn a photo finish decision in Pompano Park’s $10,000 Open Pace for mares on Wednesday night (March 22)....read on

Buffalo's Wednesday Night Highlights

March 22, 2017:

Sandy De Vie made it two straight victories while a stubborn Deliciouslynaughty was just good all around as the Mach Three mares shared top honours in the co-featured $8,200 paces at Buffalo Raceway on Wednesday night (March 22)....read on

Tricky Nick Perseveres In Top Trot

March 22, 2017:

Pressured every step, Tricky Nick held firm under fire and captured Wednesday’s $18,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Trot at The Meadows....read on

Roy To Join 'Post Time' Line-Up

March 22, 2017:

Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by BetAmerica has announced its Thursday (March 23) line-up for the show beginning at 1 p.m....read on

Boyd Discusses Recovery

March 22, 2017:

The recovery time for Nick Boyd, one of Kawartha Downs’ top drivers, following a hockey accident, is taking longer than anticipated, but he’s confident he’ll be ready for opening night at the Fraserville oval on May 27....read on

SC Field Rep Position Open

March 22, 2017:

Standardbred Canada is looking for an individual to fill an important role of SC Field Representative....read on

Record Number Of Prix D'Ete Noms

March 22, 2017:

A record 32 four-year-old pacers have been nominated to the $200,000 fourth renewal of the Prix D’Ete at the Hippodrome 3R....read on

Barbour On Flamboro’s Future

March 22, 2017:

Great Canadian Gaming Executive Director Bruce Barbour today (Wednesday, March 22) told Hamilton City Council’s General Issues Committee that racing is secure at Flamboro Downs as long as a lease for gaming is in place and transfer payments are being made....read on

Trainer High On Spirited Closer

March 22, 2017:

“She’s got a big heart. Let’s just say her heart is bigger than her talent at this point. But don’t get me wrong, if she ever learned to trot straight, she’d really be something.”...read on

Update On Fun For Fans Stable

March 22, 2017:

Alberta Standardbred Horse Association Executive Director Fred Gillis has provided an update on the Fun For Fans Stable, which tasted a lot of success in 2016 and is looking for more in 2017....read on

Full Brothers Each Win On Same Card

March 22, 2017:

On Tuesday, March 21, a pair of full brothers recorded wins on the same program of racing....read on

Pocono's 2017 Season Underway

March 22, 2017:

The 2017 racing season opened at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Tuesday night, delayed from Saturday night by last midweek’s two-foot snowstorm that hit the mountain oval....read on

Soto Coming Into His Own

March 22, 2017:

“I’ve never seen a horse grow from (age) three to four, but he’s grown six inches taller. He was a little bitty fella. I’d been in Africa for a while and when I came back he grew a lot. He’s grown much taller than he was. I’ve never had that experience before when they grow at that age, but he sure did.”...read on

Six Straight For Awesomeness

March 21, 2017:

A snowstorm is the only thing has been able to keep pacer Awesomeness out of the winner’s circle in recent weeks for owner Martin Scharf....read on

Upset City For Shes All In

March 21, 2017:

Shes All In, with breeder-owner-trainer in the bike, took top honours in Pompano Park’s $8,500 Open Trot for Mares on Tuesday night, covering her one mile journey in 1:54.3....read on

Dismissal Delivers At Dover

March 21, 2017:

After finishing second by a neck and a head in her previous two starts, Dismissal finally bested Barbaras Shadow to score a 1:52 victory in a $15,000 conditioned event Tuesday at Dover Downs....read on

Kennel Buddy Clicks In Preferred

March 21, 2017:

Despite being on the receiving end of a tough trip, Kennel Buddy came away victorious in Tuesday’s Preferred 3 for trotters at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

Pine Dream Doubles At Miami Valley

March 21, 2017:

Pine Dream proved last week’s upset victory in Miami Valley’s Open Trot was no fluke, returning to the winner’s circle for the second straight week following the Tuesday matinee $22,000 feature....read on

Frank Tagariello Passes

March 21, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned long-time horseman Frank Tagariello, 79, passed away on March 20, 2017....read on

AGCO Releases Rule Change Directives

March 21, 2017:

As part of Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario project, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is releasing the following Directives as part of an initial series of rule changes, which will be effective on April 1, 2017....read on

A 'Lady' In Waiting...For Now

March 21, 2017:

While many of the sport’s top distaffers are stateside butting heads in the Blue Chip Matchmaker Series at Yonkers Raceway, arguably the best older pacing mare in the game is setting her sights on a later start to the season....read on

Spotlight On The Grand Circuit

March 21, 2017:

The second legs of the Blue Chip Matchmaker and George Morton Levy series from Yonkers Raceway will comprise this weekend’s schedule of Grand Circuit racing....read on

Affleck Wins March Fan Club Contest

March 21, 2017:

Joey Affleck of Charlottetown, PEI was the winner in the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s online handicapping contest on Century Downs’ season opening card of racing on Saturday....read on

Mountaineer, Equilottery Agreement

March 21, 2017:

EquiLottery has announced that it has come to an agreement with Mountaineer Park in New Cumberland, West Virginia that will allow its lottery game based on the results of live horse racing to use video feeds from Mountaineer’s annual racing calendar....read on

Bartlett Honoured In New York

March 21, 2017:

The SOA of NY recognized the 2016 achievement of top driver Jason Bartlett recently with a plaque presented by SOA President Joe Faraldo....read on

CPMA Exchange Rate Announcement

March 21, 2017:

On Tuesday, March 21, the Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency announced that, effective Wednesday, March 22, all Canadian racecourse associations will be required to use the Daily Exchange Rate – and not the ‘noon’ or ‘closing’ rate – as reported for the previous day on a particular webpage....read on

‘Big M’ Simulcasting Dubai World Cup

March 21, 2017:

The Meadowlands Racetrack and Winners Off-Track Wagering in Bayonne will open at 8:30 a.m. this Saturday for the simulcast of the Dubai World Cup card at Meydan Racecourse....read on


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