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McAssey In The Groove At Saratoga

July 9, 2020:

Trainer Jaymes McAssey’s stable has returned very strong from quarantine, and on Thursday afternoon (July 9) at Saratoga Casino Hotel, the young conditioner rattled off a pair of victories....read on

Vernon To Host NYSS Fillies Saturday

July 9, 2020:

Love A Good Story and Reba Blue Chip are set to face off this Saturday (July 11) at Vernon Downs during New York Sire Stakes action for three-year-old trotting fillies....read on

Condren To Milton Sports Hall Of Fame

July 9, 2020:

On Thursday, July 9, the Milton Sports Hall of Fame announced that Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame driver Steve Condren has been elected to the town’s sports hall as part of its 2020 induction class....read on

Harder Discusses Major Betts

July 9, 2020:

"This year, he acts more professional. He drives like an old horse. It’s probably a little bit of rigging, a little bit of growing up, a little bit of everything."...read on

News And Notes From The 'Big M'

July 9, 2020:

After nearby storms ended a long Meadowlands Racetrack handle streak, wagering surged past the $3-million mark the very next night....read on

Scioto Hosts Buckeye Stallion Series

July 9, 2020:

The second leg of the Buckeye Stallion Series for three-year-old pacing colts and geldings was held Wednesday night (July 8) at Eldorado Scioto Downs. Four divisions were contested, each of which carried a purse of $17,500. The four winners each notched new lifetime marks....read on

Meadows Reminder: Stakes Rescheduled

July 9, 2020:

Officials with the Meadows have issued a reminder to horsepeople in regard to the the Arden Downs stakes for three-year-old trotting colts and geldings....read on

Final 'Road To The Meadowlands Pace'

July 9, 2020:

The Meadowlands Racetrack has released the final installment of its Road to the Meadowlands Pace rankings....read on

The Story Of Caroluzzo

July 9, 2020:

“He is a horse that my mother has carefully raised. [He] is very calm for a stallion, and especially for a trotter. I never thought he would win not one, but two Trotter of the Year championships at Trois-Rivières."...read on

Shenandoah Meet Set For The Fall

July 9, 2020:

Officials with Shenandoah Downs have released information pertaining to the track's 2020 live meet, which will get underway this fall....read on

Woodbine, ABR Announce Partnership

July 9, 2020:

America’s Best Racing (ABR), a multimedia fan development and awareness-building platform designed to increase the profile and visibility of North America’s best Thoroughbred racing events, and Woodbine Entertainment (Woodbine) today (Thursday, July 9 )announced a cross-promotional marketing partnership....read on

COSA Fantasy Stable Standings

July 9, 2020:

The 2020 Ontario Sires Stakes season is underway, and the first ever COSA Fantasy Stable Contest standings are now available....read on

The Road To The Hambletonian (Week 6)

July 9, 2020:

The Meadowlands Racetrack has released its Week 5 installment of the Road to the Hambletonian rankings....read on

Spotlight On The Grand Circuit

July 9, 2020:

The publicity department for the Grand Circuit has sent out its weekly recap and preview of racing on the Grand Circuit....read on

ATSS Fillies At Summerside Friday

July 9, 2020:

After having been crowned champion in 2019, Woodmere Skyroller will look for her first win of her three-year-old campaign in Atlantic Sires Stakes action Friday evening (July 10) at Red Shores at the Summerside Raceway as Governor’s Plate Week racing continues....read on

Plainridge Meet To Start Monday

July 9, 2020:

After a three-month delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Plainridge Park will kick off its 2020 live harness racing season this coming Monday (July 13)....read on

Brittany To Offer Virtual Inspections

July 9, 2020:

With the travel uncertainties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic this year, Brittany Farms has announced that it will offer complete, virtual inspections of its yearlings via its website this fall....read on

Can 'JR' Step Up In M-Pace Elim?

July 9, 2020:

“He’s still the kind of colt that’s only going to do what he’s made to do. I know I don’t have a (1:) 48 mile in him yet, I don’t even know if he could do it. I’d like to think he could step it up with the better horses.”...read on

Gias Surreal Circles Buffalo Gals

July 8, 2020:

Gias Surreal ($5.30) went from last to first and collected her third straight win in the $11,500 Class A-Open Handicap Pace for fillies and mares with a head victory over Blacknsweet Adda A in 1:55 at Buffalo Raceway on Wednesday evening (July 8)....read on

Nova Scotians Shine At Summerside

July 8, 2020:

Nova Scotia-based fillies came to play in Atlantic Sires Stakes action on Wednesday evening (July 8) at Red Shores at Summerside Raceway as Governor’s Plate Week racing continued....read on

Power And Grace Beats The Boys

July 8, 2020:

Power And Grace ($19.50) made every call a winning one and lived up to her name in Wednesday's (July 8) featured $11,500 Preferred 2-3 Handicap Trot at Grand River Raceway....read on

Zulu, Stella A Score In Delaware Finals

July 8, 2020:

Rod Allen Inc.'s Zulu ($5.40) and Linda MacDonald's Stella A ($21.20) won their respective $100,000 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) finals for three-year-old trotters on Wednesday (July 8) at Harrington Raceway....read on

Frosh Fillies 'Splash' At The Spa

July 8, 2020:

Splash Blue Chip proved fastest of all in Wednesday afternoon's (July 8) New York Sire Stakes for two-year-old trotting fillies at Saratoga Casino Hotel....read on

Rainbowinthewest Rallies At Meadows

July 8, 2020:

Rainbowinthewest followed the live cover of Tricky Nick, then blew by him in mid-stretch to capture Wednesday’s (July 8) feature at The Meadows, a $10,800 conditioned trot....read on

NA Cup Eligibles Heat Up

July 8, 2020:

As stakes season kicks off and three-year-old pacers continue to emerge and sharpen, Trot Insider will track the contenders and eligibles as they prepare for the 2020 Pepsi North America Cup....read on

Logan County Fair Races Moved to Champaign County Fairgrounds

July 8, 2020:

The two days of harness racing that were scheduled to be part of the Logan County Fair in Bellefontaine, Ohio have been moved to the Champaign County Fairgrounds in Urbana, Ohio....read on

Harrah's Philly Front End Holds Up

July 8, 2020:

On a Wednesday afternoon (July 8) when the Harrah’s Philadelphia oval was favouring forwardly-placed horses, driver Tim Tetrick captured the program's $12,800 distaff pacing feature with Affluent Seelster....read on

Scarborough Downs Meet Cut Short

July 8, 2020:

In the midst of the 70th season of racing at Scarborough Downs, the summer harness racing meet will be suspended following the card on Friday (July 10) due to the ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, which currently do not allow the track to entertain patrons....read on

Rookie Pacers To Invade Summerside

July 8, 2020:

The first crop of Steelhead Hanover will look to make a major impact in Thursday evening's (July 9) Atlantic Sires Stakes competition for two-year-old pacing colts at Red Shores at Summerside Raceway as part of Governor’s Plate Week racing....read on

Outdoor 'Big M' Dining This Weekend

July 8, 2020:

Outdoor dining will continue this Friday and Saturday night at the Meadowlands Racetrack during live racing....read on

'Post Time' Preview

July 8, 2020:

Officials with 'Post Time with Mike and Mike' have issued a preview of the upcoming edition of the show....read on

Workin Ona Mystery Aims To Solve Graduate Field

July 8, 2020:

“Right now, we’re in pretty good shape. He seems pretty healthy, very alert. He seems full of himself. Every day, he’s out there playing and jumping around. I think he’s coming into the race pretty [well], a lot better than a lot of times last year.”...read on

Busy Ohio Sires Stakes Weekend On Tap

July 8, 2020:

Twelve divisions of Ohio Sires Stakes will be contested this coming weekend in the Buckeye State....read on

'Hambo' Eligibles At Pocono Saturday

July 8, 2020:

This coming weekend, the Pennsylvania All-Stars series will bring together two interesting groups of colts at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono: three-year-old trotters on Saturday afternoon and two-year-old pacers during Sunday’s twilight card....read on

Sierra Kosmos Passes

July 8, 2020:

Sierra Kosmos (3, 1:53.4 [$558,710]), one of the fastest trotters of the 1990s, recently passed away at the Pennsylvania farm of Rick and Gina Beinhauer, who have owned him since he was a yearling. Sierra Kosmos was 31....read on

2020 H3R Stakes Schedule Approved

July 8, 2020:

The Quebec Jockey Club has announced that the 2020 Quebec Harness Racing Stakes Schedule has been approved by the Quebec Racing Commission....read on

Golden Girls Renamed Dorothy Haughton Memorial

July 8, 2020:

The Meadowlands Racetrack is pleased to announce that the Golden Girls stakes for older pacing mares has been renamed to memorialize Dorothy Haughton, widow of the late WR Haughton....read on

Gimpanzee Swinging Into The Spotlight

July 8, 2020:

“He was a great horse last year and he’s filled out and put on a lot more muscle this year. You can really see that he’s a year older. He never threw in a bad race last year, and so far this year, he’s been very good.”...read on

No Schooling At Hiawatha Saturday

July 8, 2020:

Trot Insider has been informed that there will be no schooling at the Hiawatha Horse Park this Saturday (July 11). Additionally, only horses that are scheduled to race and/or qualify will be allowed on the grounds....read on

Bet On Becky Swift In OSS

July 8, 2020:

Heading into the Gold Series opener for the two-year-old pacing fillies on Tuesday (July 7) at Woodbine Mohawk Park, trainer Tony Beaton had a feeling that Bet On Becky might be exceptional....read on

Hey Livvy Blows Away Preferred

July 7, 2020:

Sweeping to the front before the half, Hey Livvy scooted clear of her competition to record an open-length victory in the $36,000 Preferred Handicap at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Tuesday (July 7)....read on

Sports Flix Strolls At Georgian

July 7, 2020:

In a field scratched to four, Sports Flix took and held control to take the $10,500 Fillies & Mares Preferred 2 Handicap Pace at Georgian Downs on Tuesday (July 7)....read on

Chapter Seven Progeny Dominate In NYSS

July 7, 2020:

Tuesday night (July 7), Yonkers Raceway hosted four $35,450 New York Sire Stakes Divisions for trotting two-year-old colt and geldings and stallion Chapter Seven stole the show with his offspring winning three of the four divisions....read on

'Treasure' Cashes In ATSS; Governor's Plate Drawn

July 7, 2020:

In control from the start, Treasureonthewater took top prize in the biggest race of the evening Tuesday (July 7) at Red Shores at the Summerside Raceway as part of Governor’s Plate week racing....read on

'Arion', 'Diamond' Take 'Aces' Features

July 7, 2020:

The Tuesday afternoon (July 7) harness racing program at Running Aces featured two $10,000 Open pacing events with nine talented mares lining up for the distaff open and nine talented male pacers lining up for the horses & geldings open....read on

Cinder Rock Scores In DSBF

July 7, 2020:

Legacy Racing of Delaware's Cinder Rock won the $100,000 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund Final for three-year-old pacing fillies Tuesday (July 7) at Harrington Raceway in 1:54.4....read on

'Sansovina' Soars At The Meadows

July 7, 2020:

An ultra-game Sansovina Hanover endured a parked-out :26 opening quarter yet had enough to hold off all challengers in capturing the Tuesday (July 7) feature at The Meadows, a $10,800 Filly & Mare Conditioned Pace....read on

'Allywag', Chief Mate At Philly Friday

July 7, 2020:

Three-year-old pacing colts Allywag Hanover, Chief Mate and Captain Groovy have been entered to race this week in Pennsylvania....read on

Juveniles Debut At Pocono

July 7, 2020:

Two-year-olds were in the spotlight during the Tuesday afternoon (July 7) card at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, and four freshmen took turns hitting the wire first in their respective assignments....read on

ID Technician On PEI

July 7, 2020:

SC Identification Technician Stephen MacLeod will be on Prince Edward Island on Monday, July 13 to microchip horses....read on


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