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Meadows Operator Files For Chapter 11

June 26, 2009:

It has been reported that MEC Pennsylvania Racing, operator of the Meadows, has filed for bankruptcy protection...read on

Series Finals At Scioto

June 26, 2009:

Masters Sweetie had to work hard for her sixth straight victory, but she rallied in the stretch to win the $8,000 final of the Killbuck Mary Trotting Series at Scioto Downs on Thursday, June 25....read on

O'Donnell On COSA Applications

June 26, 2009:

Trot Insider has spoken with Bill O'Donnell, president of the newly-formed Central Ontario Standardbred Association, and the Hall of Famer has given an important update regarding COSA membership...read on

NJ Legislature Approves Reduction In Dates

June 26, 2009:

Standardbred permit holders at both the Meadowlands and Freehold will be able to decrease the annual number of racing dates with the bill approved unanimously by both houses of the New Jersey state legislature on Thursday...read on

Martin Discusses Seeded Exotics

June 26, 2009:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group made relative waves leading up to the $150th running of the Queen's Plate for thoroughbreds after it announced it would be injecting $150,000 into its Pick 6 pool. Trot Insider has spoken with WEG senior vice president Jamie Martin about the possibility of such an initiative on the...read on

Darling Speaks Out

June 26, 2009:

In his most recent Trot Blog entry, trainer Jack Darling has voiced his opinion on the formation of the Central Ontario Standardbred Association and the current...read on

Bartlett Bags Seven

June 26, 2009:

Driver Jason Bartlett won the first three races during Yonkers Raceway's Thursday, June 25 card of racing, and went to record four more victories before the night was over....read on

Scioto Qualifier Date Exception

June 26, 2009:

Next week Scioto Downs will schedule qualifiers on Friday, July 3....read on

Freshman Trotters Deliver

June 26, 2009:

Denied a hole going to the quarter, Federalreservenote kept right on going and didn’t stop until he captured a division of a $53,200 Pennsylvania Stallion Series stakes for two-year-old colt and gel...read on

Mistrial In Waxman Trial

June 26, 2009:

The $20 million fraud trial of standardbred racehorse owner Robert Waxman has been declared...read on

Middleton On Cup Contenders

June 26, 2009:

As Canada's richest horse race is mere hours away, today's Trot Radio episode takes a closer look at the $1.5 million Pepsi North America Cup...read on

Five For Berube At Sulky Quebec

June 26, 2009:

Joining the 2,000-win club is an accomplishment that isn’t far away for driver Pascal Berube, and nights like Thursday evening will certainly speed up the process...read on

Hana Hanover Heads To Lady Liberty

June 25, 2009:

Hana Hanover may not be a household name in harness racing, but she will move one step closer to millionaire status with a victory in the $246,000 Lady Liberty...read on

Mr Cantab Impressive In New Jersey

June 25, 2009:

Mr Cantab moved swiftly to the lead at the quarter pole, and held off all other competitors to take the $15,000 trot for three and four-year-olds Thursday night at...read on

Erwin Andrew Memorial Series Drawn

June 25, 2009:

Inverness Raceway will treat its fans to a solid 14-race program this Sunday, with the opening leg of the $4,243 Erwin Andrew Memorial Series carded as the main event...read on

Monticello Hosts Fillies In NYSS

June 25, 2009:

Indulge Me came into Thursday’s $176,000 New York Sires Stakes for three-year-old pacing fillies at Monticello Raceway with great credentials and she lived up to her billing easily winning her $44,143 division in a time of 1:54:3...read on

Powder Puff Night At Grand River

June 25, 2009:

Grand River Raceway’s Fun & Frivolity Friday Nights kick off on July 3 with the fourth annual Powder Puff Night, a celebration of girl power...read on

Advance 'Cup' Wagering

June 25, 2009:

Advance wagering for the Pepsi North America Cup will be available starting Friday, June 26 at approximately...read on

Get Your Tickets For Adrenaline!

June 25, 2009:

The Ultimate Band Challenge, Flair Bartending finals, a Yuk Yuk’s Comedy Show — these are all part of the first class line-up of entertainment at...read on

S-Bred Show Series Coming Up

June 25, 2009:

The first show in the Ontario Standardbred Show Series will be held this Sunday, June 28 at Oxer Stables in Milton Ontario....read on

Tioga Drivers' Championship Details

June 25, 2009:

The third annual Drivers' Championship at Tioga Downs has been slated for Sunday, August 2 with a first race post time of 1:30 p.m....read on

A 'Good' Start For Duded Up

June 25, 2009:

Duded Up, who comes from a family line that includes multiple stakes winners, has emerged from the woodwork and looks to be a top contender for trainer Ira Fisher in this Saturday’s $333,200 final of the Goodtimes Trot...read on

Veteran NB Horseman Recuperating

June 25, 2009:

According to Doug Harkness of the Atlantic Post Calls, a veteran New Brunswick horseman is recuperating in Moncton Hospital after undergoing surgery...read on

Steacy On Kin Pace Starters

June 25, 2009:

A trio of $10,000 eliminations has been drawn for Clinton Raceway's second annual Kin Pace. Trainer Mark Steacy, who is sending three fillies to the elims, has...read on

Notable Scratch From Des Smith

June 25, 2009:

The field for this Sunday's Des Smith Classic Pace has been narrowed with the announcement that...read on

Breeders Elated Over Cup Contender

June 25, 2009:

Just four years after going full tilt in the breeding business, Ken Morden and Caroline Thornton of Oak Knoll Stables have found themselves in a position most would envy – they have a table booked in the dining room...read on

Steele Honoured

June 25, 2009:

Bob Steele, former general manager at Scioto Downs and presiding judge at the Delaware, Ohio County Fair, was honoured this week by the National Sheriffs Association at its annual convention in Ft....read on

Manhattan Bluechip In To Go

June 25, 2009:

The first leg of the Summertime Pacing Series for three-year-olds will serve as the opening act Friday, June 26 for Mohawk Racetrack’s marquee weekend, featuring the $1.5 million Pepsi North America...read on

Hanover Happenings

June 25, 2009:

There is a lot going on at Hanover Raceway over the course of the next few days...read on

Stakes Record For Broadway Schooner

June 25, 2009:

Broadway Schooner had trouble harnessing her talent at two, but she put it all together last night at the Meadows, scoring in a stakes record 1:54.3 in a division of a $248,110 Pennsylvania Sires Stak...read on

Anti-Slots Fallout In Kentucky

June 25, 2009:

With Kentucky's slots-at-racetracks issue having been recently put to rest for the time being, courier-journal.com columnist Eric Crawford has penned an articulate piece which spotlights the hypocrisy and ramifications of the state not opting for the slots route...read on

No Slots For New Hampshire

June 25, 2009:

An $11.5 billion budget was approved yesterday in New Hampshire. Instead of paving the way for slot machines, lawmakers opted for nearly three dozen tax and fee hikes....read on

Baymount Financing In Home Stretch?

June 25, 2009:

In an article by the Belleville Intelligencer, Doug Rollins, president of the Belleville Agricultural Society, has said that he has been informed that a deal for Baymount...read on

More Import Restrictions Announced

June 25, 2009:

In addition to the import restrictions announced earlier this week, the Breeds & Industry Division of Equine Canada has announced that additional import restrictions...read on

Will Mohawk Grandstand Fill On Saturday?

June 25, 2009:

All eyes in the harness racing industry will be on Mohawk Racetrack this Saturday night for the $1.5 million Pepsi North America Cup, but will those eyes see a capacity...read on

Paddock-Mates Become Rivals

June 25, 2009:

Most people likely don't know that the path to this Saturday's $680,000 Fan Hanover Stakes for three fillies started four and a half years ago, with stops in Delaware, Ohio and Barrie, Ontario along the way...read on

Favourites Prevail In Instrument Landing

June 24, 2009:

The Instrument Landing Claiming Series kicked off on Wednesday night at the Meadowlands Racetrack with favourites Delivered From Zin and Armbro Dane winning their respective $12,500 first leg divisions...read on

Claires Rose Wins Debut

June 24, 2009:

Fans of Balmoral Park received their first look at some of this year’s two-year-old trotting filly crop in the Prairie State on Wednesday night as a field of five youngsters met in the $5,000 Star Slinger Stake...read on

Suzys Solitaire Upsets; Five For Dowling

June 24, 2009:

Suzys Solitaire pulled off a 10-1 upset in the Wednesday evening Sudbury Downs feature - the $11,000 Not Listed Preferred Trot - while driver David Dowling dominated the 11-race program with a handful of wins...read on

James Eagleson Passes

June 24, 2009:

Longtime horseman James Eagleson, a resident of Tupperville, Ont., passed away Monday, June 22 at the Chatham Kent Health Alliance at the age of 67...read on

Whitesand Dimples Scores Four

June 24, 2009:

Whitesand Dimples is now four-for-four in her 2009 campaign thanks to her victory in the featured $575 Preferred Pace on Wednesday at St. John’s Racing & Entertainment Centre...read on

Showdown Brewing In DSBF Stakes

June 24, 2009:

A showdown between two Delaware-bred pacing colts is being staged for July 30 as both Gary and Barbara Iles Zee Barber ($2.40, Jim Morand) and Richards Stable, Donna Sullivan and Judy Leonard's Rays Big Bubba ($2.40, Ross Wolfenden) won their Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund $20,000 eliminations for three-year-old pacing colts and geldings Wednesday at Harrington Raceway in an identical 1:53.2...read on

Crozier Sentenced For Theft

June 24, 2009:

Gordon Wade Crozier, the former manager of finance at Harness Racing PEI, appeared before Chief provincial court Judge John Douglas on Wednesday to be...read on

'Dragonfly' Leads Lady Liberty Field

June 24, 2009:

Millionairess Tidewaterdragonfly is approaching her first stakes race of 2009...read on

Road To The Hambo Continues

June 24, 2009:

Each week, Meadowlands track announcer Ken Warkentin ranks the Top 10 contenders for the $1.5 million Hambletonian on Saturday, August 8...read on

Kakaley Eyes A Grand

June 24, 2009:

Matt Kakaley, who turned 21 on March 19, entered Wednesday needing 10 wins to become the youngest harness racing driver in history to reach 1,000 career victories. Kakaley won 14 races last week...read on

Road To Meadowlands Pace - Week Four

June 24, 2009:

Each week, Meadowlands racing analyst Bob Heyden ranks the Top 10 contenders for the $1 million Meadowlands Pace on Saturday, July 18...read on

NA Cup Selections From Industry Insiders

June 24, 2009:

A number of industry insiders have weighed in with their selections for this year’s $1.5 million Pepsi North America Cup and opinions are certainly varied, indicating...read on

Mac Lilley Farms Thanks Customers

June 24, 2009:

On Friday June 19, 2009 Mac Lilley Farms Ltd. and Western Fair Raceway teamed up to host a customer appreciation night...read on

Partial Victory For Quebec Horsemen

June 24, 2009:

The Quebec horsemen's association has scored a partial victory in court against racetrack operator...read on


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