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Make-Up Card For The Track On 2

September 17, 2018:

After being forced to cancel its Sunday, September 16 card of racing, officials at The Track On 2 have announced a make-up program on Sunday, September 23....read on

Fillies Impress In Ohio Breeders Events

September 17, 2018:

Monday’s action at the Delaware County Fair featured the $101,700 Ohio Breeders Championship for three-year-old filly trotters....read on

'Sunfire' Surprises In Quillen Memorial

September 17, 2018:

A star-studded group of older pacing horses was in the spotlight at Harrington Raceway on Monday to contest the $150,000 Bobby Quillen Memorial....read on

Meadows Repeat For Chef Lee

September 17, 2018:

Chef Lee had little trouble reaching the point in the compact field of four, but he had to dig in late to preserve his second straight victory in Monday’s feature at The Meadows, a $13,000 Conditioned Trot....read on

Tues. Turns Into Wed. At Plainridge

September 17, 2018:

As a result of heavy rain and flash flooding predicted for most of New England on Tuesday, September 18 due to the remnants of Hurricane Florence, Tuesday’s 12-race card at Plainridge Park has been postponed until Wednesday, September 19....read on

Three Straight Wins For Foiled Again

September 17, 2018:

Foiled Again has been in the industry news as of late, as it has been announced that he will be at Ohio’s Delaware County Fair this week and in Ontario in December. Although, in case you missed it, you should be aware that harness racing’s richest horse notched win No. 103 this past weekend....read on

Sires Stakes At Northside Saturday

September 17, 2018:

This Saturday (Sept. 22), Northside Downs will be playing host to the Atlantic Sires Stakes, as two-year-old pacers of both sexes are scheduled to compete in respective ‘A’ and ‘B’ divisions....read on

The Rookie In The Field

September 17, 2018:

"I watched James last year and the whole time I was wishing I could be in his place during that week and competing in the World Driving Championship. After seeing him win, it made me want to win and have the chance to go and represent Canada."...read on

Grant On 2018, Triple Crown Shot

September 17, 2018:

Horse owner Brad Grant admits that neither winning the Hambletonian nor competing for the Pacing Triple Crown was on his mind at the beginning of this year. All of that changed in August....read on

Billings Tilts Contested At Delaware (OH)

September 17, 2018:

The CKB Billings Amateur Driving Series moved on to the hallowed grounds of the Little Brown Jug in Delaware, Ohio on Sunday (Sept. 16)....read on

Thirteen To Contest Little Brown Jug

September 17, 2018:

Ohio-bred Lather Up and supplemental entry Courtly Choice have each drawn the coveted rail positions for their respective opening-heat eliminations for the $642,000 Little Brown Jug, which will be held this Thursday (Sept. 20) at the Delaware County Fair in Ohio....read on

‘Red Mile Million’s $100K Buy-In Unveiled

September 17, 2018:

Owners of the Red Mile, the Hambletonian Society and the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission have announced the creation of a $3 million race day....read on

Miami’s Sunday Card Cancelled

September 17, 2018:

The card of live racing that had been scheduled for Sunday (Sept. 16) at Manitoba’s Miami Fair was cancelled due to inclement weather....read on

S-Bred Transition Alliance Announced

September 17, 2018:

A group of 13 people, representing a variety of sectors in the industry, has been assembled to lead the development of the Standardbred Transition Alliance (STA)....read on

Foiled Again On Track On Jugette Day

September 17, 2018:

Fans at the Delaware County Fair will get a couple of unique opportunities to see, and possibly sit behind, Foiled Again, the richest Standardbred of all-time, as a part of the gelding’s farewell tour....read on

Woods Is Living The Dream

September 17, 2018:

At a young age, Pat Woods knew that he wanted to be involved in harness racing in some capacity. While most get involved in the business because of family ties, Woods started out at as a fan....read on

Muscle Diamond Glistens At Pocono

September 16, 2018:

Muscle Diamond launched three-wide in the backstretch and swept past competition to clear the lead before the three-quarters in progress to a 1:52.2 victory in the $21,500 feature at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Sunday, Sept. 16....read on

Gagnon Triples In Sunset Series

September 16, 2018:

Driver Guy Gagnon drove winners in three of the five divisions of the Summer Sunset Claiming Series second preliminary at Rideau Carleton Raceway on Sunday, Sept. 16....read on

Flamboro Preferred To Artofficial Flavor

September 16, 2018:

Odds-on favourite Artofficial Flavor inherited the lead from post one and continued on the lead through the wire to win the $11,500 Preferred 2 Pace in 1:54 on Sunday, Sept. 16 at Flamboro Downs....read on

$5,000 Guaranteed Pick 4 Monday At Delaware

September 16, 2018:

The Delaware County Fair will host a guaranteed $5,000 pool Pick 4 during Monday’s 3:00 PM twilight card. The wager is part of the United States Trotting Association's Strategic Wagering Initiative....read on

Beautyonthebeach Completes Sweep

September 16, 2018:

The Canadian father-son team of Gregg and Doug McNair completed a sweep of Kentucky Sire Stakes (KYSS) when their Somebeachsomewhere filly Beautyonthebeach cruised to a 1:51 victory in the $250,000 KYSS Two-Year-Old Filly Pace on the KYSS Super Day program at the Red Mile on Sunday (Sept. 16.)....read on

Brian Brown Blowout In Breeders Champ

September 16, 2018:

Delaware, Ohio-based trainer Brian Brown held all the cards in the $120,900 Ohio Breeders Championship (OBC) for freshmen filly pacers, taking three of the top four places on the opening day of racing at the Delaware County Fair Sunday, Sept. 16....read on

Ulster Spurts Mild Upset In Open

September 16, 2018:

Ulster took the $14,500 Open Trot at Saratoga Casino Hotel on Sunday, Sept. 16, going coast-to-coast at 7-1....read on

Aces Closes With Night Of Champions

September 16, 2018:

The Minnesota Night of Champions program was conducted at Running Aces on Saturday night (Sept. 15) with eleven championship races going for a record $362,500 in purses and an additional $15,200 in overnights for a total of $377,700 - the richest harness racing card in state history....read on

A Masterpiece For Beavercreek Artist

September 16, 2018:

The Darren Taneyhill-trained and Tyler Borth-driven Beavercreek Artist ($4.30) emerged victorious from the Leamington Raceway’s most lucrative contest on Sunday (Sept. 16)....read on

Track Record Lowered At H3R

September 16, 2018:

The new Quebec Plus Series kicked off at the Hippodrome 3R on Sunday (Sept. 16) with two divisions for two-year-old pacers, and a track record was set in the series....read on

Dowling Dazzles At Red Shores

September 16, 2018:

It was déjà vu for driver David Dowling at Red Shores’ Summerside Raceway on Sunday afternoon (Sept. 16), as he captured the top pace of the day and won five races for a second straight week....read on

Unstoppable Speed Lives Up To His Name

September 16, 2018:

After having been sent postward as the public’s 2-1 second choice, the Joseph Poirier-trained and Andrew MacLean-driven Unstoppable Speed ($7.40) proved that he was more than worthy of the backing for Sunday’s (Sept. 16) $1,100 Winners-Over Pace at Inverness Raceway....read on

Eight To Contest The Jugette

September 16, 2018:

Youaremycandygirl, who is a winner of 15 of her 22 career races, headlines a field of eight pacing fillies for the $230,700 Jugette, which will be contested this Wednesday (Sept. 19) at the Delaware County Fair in Ohio....read on

Lets Leavem Does Just That

September 16, 2018:

Racing Under Saddle made a stop for the closing night at Hanover Raceway and made it a great night for Sarah Town and Lets Leavem....read on

Freehold Weekend Stakes Recap

September 16, 2018:

Freehold Raceway hosted two more legs of the NJSDF and one final over the weekend....read on

Jug To Honour Cawley, Johnson, King

September 16, 2018:

The Delaware County Fair has announced that Cindi Johnson, the recently retired award winning outrider, will be honoured as the 2018 Lady Pace Honoree, and Gary King and William ‘Bill’ Cawley will be honoured as the Joseph Neville Memorial Award Recipients....read on

Meadows Guaranteed Pool Increased

September 16, 2018:

Officials with the Meadows have announced that the track has increased the amount of one of its guaranteed pools for Monday (Sept. 17)....read on

The Track On 2 Cancels

September 16, 2018:

Trot Insider has learned that both the qualifying session and program of live pari-mutuel racing that had been scheduled for today (Sunday, Sept. 16) at The Track on 2 in Lacombe, Alta. have been cancelled....read on

Barrieau Is Back!

September 16, 2018:

Gilles Barrieau won the inaugural edition of Standardbred Canada’s National Driving Championship in 2007, and there’s nothing he’d like better than to add the 2018 title to his resume along with the chance to represent Canada at the World Driving Championship (WDC) in Sweden....read on

Gateway Identifies Potential Locations

September 16, 2018:

Officials with Gateway Casinos & Entertainment Limited, which currently operates the non-horse-racing gaming offerings at the Western Fair District, have announced two potential alternative locations for its London, Ont. operations beyond 2020....read on

Perfect Seasons Continue After Colt Stakes

September 16, 2018:

The top stakes pacers on the Eastern Seaboard of Canada converged on Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park for a doubleheader of P.E.I. Colt Stakes action with a number of win streaks on the line....read on

Eight Is Great For Napolitano; Pacer's 'Stars' Align

September 16, 2018:

Stars Align A was able to steal off to a big lead by going in :26.4 down the backstretch in the $21,500 pacing feature Saturday night at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, then held together to fend off the late-charging Music Is Art to win by three-quarters of a length in a personal best 1:50.4...read on

Artful Way Breaks Out Of Slump

September 16, 2018:

The back-to-back defending Pacer of the Year at the Spa, Artful Way, came into Saturday’s tilt as a five-time Open Pace winner this season but has hit a little cold streak of late, by his standards....read on

Final Preps Before Night Of Champions

September 16, 2018:

After an action packed Friday card that saw eight races with implications for next week’s Night of Champions at Hawthorne, eight more races on Saturday were contested to help shape next week’s big card....read on

Open Score For Americanprimetime; Merton Wins Five

September 16, 2018:

Americanprimetime captured Saturday’s $13,000 Open Pace at Tioga Downs for driver Mike Merton, and he did so in an impressive clocking of 1:50.3....read on

Phaetosive Makes Statement In Elegantimage

September 16, 2018:

All the talk was about the battle looming between Manchego and Atlanta in the final of the Elegantimage Stake, but Phaetosive stole their thunder....read on

Nirvana Seelster Plays Giant Killer

September 15, 2018:

Nirvana Seelster denied Lazarus N a rebound victory with a huge coast-to-coast 1:48.1 victory in Saturday’s $34,000 Preferred at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Tall Drink Hanover Rallies To ‘Great Lady’ Win

September 15, 2018:

In a stretch drive that resembled something from the Wild West, Tall Drink Hanover avoided all the commotion and came away with a career-best clocking of 1:51.2 for driver Andrew McCarthy and trainer Tony Alagna....read on

Crystal Fashion Clicks In Canadian Trotting Classic

September 15, 2018:

The post was poor, the trip was beautiful and the payday was big for Crystal Fashion in the final of the Canadian Trotting Classic....read on

Ideation Hanover Upsets In ‘Great Lady’

September 15, 2018:

Jody Jamieson mapped out a beautiful, two-hole trip for Ideation Hanover in her Shes A Great Lady elimination, and the Dave Menary trainee didn’t let it go to waste....read on

Green Manalishi S Romps In Wellwood Memorial

September 15, 2018:

For the second straight Saturday night at Woodbine Mohawk Park, Green Manalishi S looked like a man racing against boys....read on

Validus Deo Dominates At Batavia

September 15, 2018:

For the second time in three weeks, Validus Deo laid claim to being the best pacer in western New York after winning the $10,000 Open Handicap pace at Batavia Downs on Saturday night....read on

The Ice Dutchess Delivers In Peaceful Way

September 15, 2018:

There have been a few anxious moments this season for rookie, trotting filly The Ice Dutchess, but she was on her best behaviour in Saturday’s rich final of the Peaceful Way for the team of driver Yannick Gingras and trainer Jimmy Takter....read on

Captain Ahab Still Perfect

September 15, 2018:

Six straight wins coming in and seven-in-a-row going home was the story for Captain Ahab who cruised to a handy win in his Metro Pace elimination for driver Andrew McCarthy and trainer Tony Alagna....read on


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