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Harness Racing Museum Stallion Roster Update

February 12, 2009:

The Harness Racing Museum is pleased to announce the addition of five stallions to the outstanding roster for the 2009 stallion breeding auction...read on

Tioga Announces Handicapping Contest

February 12, 2009:

Tioga Downs will host a handicapping contest on Saturday, February 21 dubbed 'The Mid-Winter Mayhem' that will span 10 races on the Saturday night simulcast card....read on

Florida Lab To Do Kentucky's Testing

February 12, 2009:

In his Harness Tracks of America Daily Newsletter, Stan Bergstein today explained that the commonwealth of Kentucky has turned to Florida to help...read on

Q&A With Steve Wolf

February 12, 2009:

The South Florida Sun-Sentinel today ran an article featuring Pompano Park's director of Racing, Steve Wolf....read on

RMTC Board Receives Update

February 12, 2009:

At its February 6 meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada, the Racing Medication and Testing Consortium (RMTC) board of directors heard important updates from its Scientific Advisory Committee and Drug Testing Initiatives Task Force...read on

Monticello Cancels

February 12, 2009:

Monticello Raceway has cancelled its live card scheduled for Thursday, February 12 due to...read on

Racing In Lacombe?

February 12, 2009:

The clock is ticking toward a possible harness meet in Lacombe in April. Plenty of work is being done...read on

HRNB Wants Customer Input

February 12, 2009:

Horse Racing New Brunswick has scheduled a meeting at the Sulky Room in Saint John for Friday...read on

Testing Frozen Samples For Drugs

February 12, 2009:

USA Today has reported that according to The Jockey Club's Thoroughbred Safety Committee (TSC), retrospective testing of frozen samples will commence in April, 2009....read on

Beam Me Up, Scotty!

February 12, 2009:

Ashcos Scotty ($16.60) was able to race first-over, collar pacesetter Pure Jesse and post a three-quarter length triumph in winning the fifth race $8,500 feature trot Wednesday, February 11 at Pompano...read on

Fees For Top Studs Reduced

February 12, 2009:

Emp Invest Oy, the group that owns Andover Hall, has announced that the 2009 stud fee for the super sire has been reduced...read on

Rideau Cancels Qualifiers

February 12, 2009:

This morning's slate of qualifiers at Rideau Carleton Raceway have been cancelled due to unfavourable track conditions...read on

You Go Girl!

February 11, 2009:

After two legs of preliminary action Balmoral Park played host to a pair of $8,000 finals of the Winter Newcomers Series on a wet and blustery Wednesday night...read on

Miller Duo Takes TLC Divisions

February 11, 2009:

Erv Miller trainees Smooth Silver and Moonlite Delite swept the $12,500 second round of the Tender Loving Care Series for three-year-old filly pacers Wednesday night at the Meadowlands...read on

Open To Dingys Party; Another Five For Morgan

February 11, 2009:

Dingys Party just got up at the wire to nip Allmar Surprise in the $32,000 Open trot while Tuna Whip won for fun in the $22,000 trot on Wednesday, Feb. 11 at Dover Downs, giving driver Tony Morgan his fifth on the card...read on

SHOP Elects New VP & Director

February 11, 2009:

The Standardbred Horse Owners Panel (SHOP) has elected John Bax as its new vice president...read on

A Note On Respect

February 11, 2009:

In her latest Trot Blog entry, Kelly Spencer reminisces on a fifth grade lecture in anticipation of promoting an industry that values respect...read on

Woodbine Teletheatre Featured At Auto Show

February 11, 2009:

Woodbine Entertainment Group will offer visitors to the 2009 Canadian International Auto Show a chance to view a different kind of horsepower...read on

KD Awards Presented

February 11, 2009:

The 2008 year end award honours for Kawartha Downs' top horsepeople and horses were handed out this past Saturday at the Kawartha Downs Awards Banquet held at the Keystone Links Golf and Country Club...read on

Ice Racing Draws Huge Crowds

February 11, 2009:

With unseasonably warm temperatures this February in the village of Dusetos, located in northeastern Lithuania, organizers went to incredible lengths to make the wildly popular and historic event a go...read on

Tough Times? Raise Takeout

February 11, 2009:

Andrew Beyer, the highly respected horse racing writer for The Washington Post, yesterday penned a column chastising track officials in Maryland for having recently requested the ability to raise takeout while the North American economy is taking a pounding...read on

Little Rebel Looking For Big Effort

February 11, 2009:

She was a handy winner in both preliminary legs of the Miss Vera Bars Pacing Series for three-year-old fillies, and now Murray Brethour trainee ...read on

Atlanta Games Tops Winter Sale

February 11, 2009:

Atlanta Games 3,1:59.2f, a 1:53.2 producer in foal to Yankee Glide, topped the Blooded Horse...read on

Hambo Society To Administer Chester Early Closers

February 11, 2009:

The $5.4 million in early closers hosted by Chester Downs will be administered by the Hambletonian Society...read on

Aldred Arrives in Australia

February 11, 2009:

David Aldred has arrived at his new post in South Australia safe and well....read on

Dead Heat Record Tied

February 11, 2009:

Harness driver Joe Pavia, Jr. tied a North American record for most dead heat win finis...read on

Ontario PC Party: No Races, No Slots!

February 11, 2009:

The Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) must move aggressively to ensure Ontario’s troubled horse racing industry succeeds down the stretch, MPPs Lisa MacLeod and Tim Hudak said on Tuesday...read on

SC Mixed Sales Merged

February 11, 2009:

Due to the limited number of entries received for the February Freeze Mixed Sale, scheduled for February 22, Standardbred Canada deems it prudent that the February Freeze sale be merged with the April Showers sale...read on

Fake Documents In Kentucky

February 11, 2009:

The Herald-Leader has reported that after a six-month investigation with U.S. federal immigration officers and local police, a pair of document-faking labs have been uncovered in Louisville, Kentucky...read on

Tioga & Vernon '09 Schedules

February 11, 2009:

The Tioga and Vernon Downs race dates and stakes calendar has been ironed out for the 2009 racing season, pending regulatory approval from the New York State Racing and Wagering Board....read on

Winky’s Troops Triple Up

February 10, 2009:

Trainer Mark Winacott recently registered a major milestone for wins and he picked up more year-end hardware at Kawartha Downs...read on

Forward & Preszcator Dominate In London

February 10, 2009:

Driver Brad Forward hit the winner’s circle six times on Tuesday at Western Fair Raceway, and he had trainer Wayne Preszcator to thank for three of those wins...read on

Harness Racing Plays Hot Potato At Queen's Park

February 10, 2009:

All's fair in politics and horse racing – even avoiding questions altogether or passing them off to your partners. To say the least, it was an eventful day at the Ontario Legislature, as the Standing Committee on Government Agencies reviewed the operations of the Ontario Racing Commission...read on

Shadow Play Back To Work

February 10, 2009:

Winter holidays are officially over for last year’s Little Brown Jug winner, Shadow Play, who recently resumed jogging at his home base in Prince Edward Island for trainer Dr. Ian Moore...read on

Freehold’s GM, Donald Codey, Resigns

February 10, 2009:

Donald R. Codey, Jr., President and General Manager of Freehold Raceway since 2001, has resigned his position effective immediately...read on

Who's Back From Down Under?

February 10, 2009:

Blissfull Hall arrived home from Australia on Wednesday, February 4, and he has already started to touch base with...read on

Contagious Equine Metritis Update

February 10, 2009:

Equine Canada today provided an update on the Contagious Equine Metritis situation....read on

HRNB Job Fair Deadline Extended

February 10, 2009:

Horse Racing New Brunswick, at the request of industry participants, has extended its job fair deadline...read on

Two Yearlings Named For State Legislators

February 10, 2009:

Two Perretti Farms yearlings have been named in honour of New Jersey state legislators Jennifer Beck and Joseph Malone....read on

Davis On Milestone Win

February 10, 2009:

Bill Davis will never forget winning the 5,000th race of his career -- not only for reaching a significant milestone, but because of the photo finish....read on

KHRC Names Permanent Chief Vet

February 10, 2009:

The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission (KHRC) has named Dr. Bryce Peckham as Chief Racing Veterinarian...read on

More Exposure For Quebec Situation

February 10, 2009:

In today's edition of The Ottawa Citizen, the publication has ran a lengthy piece regarding the volatile and dire situation in the province of Quebec. The article offers quotes from some of the situation's major players...read on

Kakaley Comments On Record Pace

February 10, 2009:

Matt Kakaley is on the fast track to stardom....read on

Watch 'Standing Committee' Hearings Live

February 10, 2009:

The Standing Committee Meetings on Government Agencies can be watched via streaming video...read on

'Standing Committee' Meetings Conclude

February 10, 2009:

The ORC was questioned and critiqued today at the Ontario legislature by the Standing Committee on Government agencies in a review of their...read on

‘The Kid’ Is Grand

February 10, 2009:

Jordan 'The Kid' Stratton entered Monday needing 20 wins to reach career victory No. 1,000. He will join Walter Case Jr. as the only drivers win 1,000 races prior to the age of 22....read on

Connor, Dr. Moore At Awards Banquet

February 10, 2009:

The Fredericton Horsemen’s Association will be hosting its annual Awards Banquet and Wall of Fame Induction Ceremonies on Saturday, February 21, 2009 at the Fredericton Motor Inn beginning at 6:30 p...read on

More Slots Coming To Grand River

February 10, 2009:

In a narrow 4-3 vote on Monday, February 9, Centre Wellington Council has given Grand River Raceway in Elora, Ont....read on

Cote-Des-Neiges Against Bailout

February 10, 2009:

CTV News Montreal aired a report yesterday regarding the issue Hippodrome de Montreal's municipality has over the proposed bailout of Attractions Hippiques from the provincial government...read on

Canadian List of Two-Year-Olds In Training

February 9, 2009:

Another offering of this year's two-year-olds in training is now available...read on


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