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It’s All About The Experience!

October 10, 2018:

“With owning shares you can still enjoy the experience of ownership but with a lot less expense. For anyone that loves horses or the sport, we would highly recommend it.”...read on

Spotlight On The Grand Circuit

October 10, 2018:

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

Caretaker Appreciation Events Hosted

October 10, 2018:

"The people who work so hard in the backstretch looking after the horses really appreciated being recognized for all that they do for not only the horses, but for horse racing too. They were really quite excited to be recognized -- this is a great program to do going forward!"...read on

Northfield To Offer $35k Pool This Wednesday

October 10, 2018:

Northfield Park announced it will add a $35,000 20¢ Super High Five total pool guarantee to Wednesday’s program....read on

Fillies To Clash In Courageous Lady

October 10, 2018:

A pair of three-year-old pacing fillies that have proven to be best in their respective states will collide Saturday night in the $125,000 Courageous Lady at Northfield Park....read on

Shake That House Crown Bound?

October 10, 2018:

Two-year-old American Ideal–Shake That Junk colt Shake That House might well have earned himself a spot in his division’s Breeders Crown elimination ten days hence at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

Stage Set For Super Finals Showdown

October 10, 2018:

The 2018 Ontario Sires Stakes season will come to a close with the $1.8 million Super Finals this Saturday at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Banca Wins French-U.S. Friendship Race

October 9, 2018:

Tonight at Yonkers Raceway the French-American Friendship Races began and will be followed by events at Monticello Raceway Wednesday and at the Meadowlands on Friday....read on

Monster Exacta Payout At Yonkers

October 9, 2018:

Draw the $1 million Yonkers International Trot by day, offer up the season-high Exacta by night....read on

Bountiful 'Harvest' For MacDonell; McClure Rolls A Five

October 9, 2018:

The fog was nowhere to be found during Tuesday’s card of racing at Woodbine Mohawk Park, and that was good news for trotting fans....read on

Harrington Feature To Terror At Night

October 9, 2018:

Nanticoke Racing, Ed Maas and Arlene Paisley's Terror At Night was a 1:53.2 winner in the $15,000 Mares Open Tuesday at Harrington Raceway....read on

Favourites Dominate In Mass. Stakes

October 9, 2018:

There were no real surprises in the $162,300 second leg of the Massachusetts Sire Stakes for three-year-olds at Plainridge Park on Tuesday afternoon, as all five first leg winners repeated....read on

Hat Trick For Mission Accepted

October 9, 2018:

Mission Accepted made it three straight victories when he demolished the field by six and a half lengths in Tuesday’s feature at The Meadows, a $13,000 conditioned trot....read on

Last Call For Weekend Workshops

October 9, 2018:

Standardbred Canada, in conjunction with this weekend’s London Selected Yearling Sale, is hosting three educational workshops at the sale, all sponsored by Ontario Racing and Ontario Lottery & Gaming....read on

Cash Giveaways Kick Off ‘Big M’ Return

October 9, 2018:

Live racing will return to the Meadowlands Racetrack this Friday (Oct. 12) with the start of the track’s fall/winter meet, which will kick off with a 10-race card....read on

New Poll Leader After Week 20 Voting

October 9, 2018:

There has been a leader change atop the latest edition of the 2018 Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown Poll, as Week 20 voting is now in....read on

Celebration Of Life For Paulette Brayshaw

October 9, 2018:

With a heavy heart, the family of Standardbred racehorse owner Paulette Brayshaw of Edmonton, who is well known in the Alberta Standardbred industry, has announced that the much-loved matriarch passed away last month (on Sept. 12)....read on

EquiMania! ‘Fairing’ Well

October 9, 2018:

To say EquiMania! continues to grow in popularity would be an understatement. EquiMania! will be featured at four of the top 50 agricultural fairs in North America this year....read on

Hanover’s Harrisburg Videos Now Online

October 9, 2018:

The videos of the 233 yearlings that Hanover Shoe Farms will be selling at Harrisburg are now available online and can be found on the Farms' website....read on

Enhanced Security For International Trot

October 9, 2018:

The New York State Gaming Commission has announced the implementation of enhanced security and drug testing protocols for the upcoming International Trot. The protocols will require out-of-competition testing of all horses....read on

Nomination, Scholarship Reminders

October 9, 2018:

Officials with the Ontario Harness Horse Association have issued a pair of reminders: one pertaining to this week’s director nomination due date, and another regarding to scholarship nominations, which are also due this week....read on

Rail For 'Marauder' In The 'International'

October 9, 2018:

Marion Marauder, who finished second in last year’s $1 million International Trot, has been installed as the 3-1 morning line favourite for Saturday’s (Oct. 13) 40th edition of the invitational, which will be raced at the distance of one and one-quarter miles at Yonkers Raceway....read on

Ajax Downs Slots Deal Announced

October 9, 2018:

It was announced this morning (Tuesday, Oct. 9) that a deal has been struck which will allow slot machine gaming to continue at Ajax Downs until at least 2026....read on

Youth Literary Derby Crowns Winners

October 9, 2018:

October 6 was ‘graduation day’ for a quartet of young Ontario students, as they stepped up to the podium at Woodbine Mohawk Park to receive accolades and prizes for their literary accomplishments in the $2,000 Youth Literary Derby, sponsored by St. Catharines, Ont. horseman and construction magnate Tom Rankin....read on

Burke Trainee ‘Toyin’ With Them

October 8, 2018:

Five-year-old Mister Big gelding Just Toyin With Ya tried new tactics in the $13,000 featured pace at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Monday night...read on

Kimco Kid, Eddy Repeat In Autumn

October 8, 2018:

Round Two of the Autumn Series went postward Monday evening at The Raceway at Western Fair District, and familiar faces found their way to victory lane once again....read on

Records Set In Massachusetts Stakes

October 8, 2018:

The second leg of the Massachusetts Sire Stakes for freshman state-breds was held at Plainridge Park on Monday with five divisions vying for $159,736 in purse money....read on

Fog-hawk Cancels After Three

October 8, 2018:

Heavy fog found its way to Woodbine Mohawk Park on Monday evening, and it became so thick it forced officials to pull the plug on the final seven races of the 10-race program....read on

Kirby Takes Five At Harrington

October 8, 2018:

Harrington Raceway's leading driver, Victor Kirby won five races on the Monday program....read on

Harvey, Rooney Fields Drawn

October 8, 2018:

Post positions have been drawn for Saturday afternoon’s (Oct. 13) pair of Yonkers Raceway $250,000 Invitationals, the Harry Harvey Trot and Dan Rooney Pace....read on

Sophomores In Simpson Spotlight

October 8, 2018:

A special Monday afternoon (Oct. 8) card at Harrah’s Philadelphia featured $200,000 worth of stakes action in John Simpson Sr. events for three-year-old colts and geldings, with horses of both gaits contesting three divisions....read on

Fast N Victorious Tops At Red Shores

October 8, 2018:

Kent and Owen Livingston's Fast N Victorious ($8.70) lived up to his name on the Thanksgiving afternoon (Oct. 8) card at Red Shores at Summerside Raceway, posting a pillar-to-post, 1:57.1 win in the $2,200 top-class pacing event....read on

Derue Series Underway At Saratoga

October 8, 2018:

Five $10,000 first-round divisions of the Jim Derue Memorial Trotting Series headlined Monday’s (Oct. 8) matinee card at Saratoga Casino Hotel, and Barn Star took the speed badge of the afternoon with a 1:57.1 victory....read on

Stature Seelster Repeats At Truro

October 8, 2018:

The CC Stables' Stature Seelster ($8.60) held his ground in the Thanksgiving Day (Oct. 8) feature at Truro Raceway, parrying a challenge from pocket rival String Busters for a 1:56.4 win in the $1,675 winners-over pace, his second straight....read on

Crown Elim Night Festivities At Pocono

October 8, 2018:

The countdown is on to the 2018 Breeders Crown at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono. “It all comes down to the Breeders Crown,” the biggest night in harness racing, and Pocono is ready for a spectacular night of racing. Elimination weekend will be just as big, with a special race night added on Friday, Oct. 19 for two-year-olds....read on

Foreign Trotters Arrive At Yonkers

October 8, 2018:

It wasn’t quite the same as Christopher Columbus landing in the new world, but right around 9:30 a.m. on Monday (Oct. 8), an oversized horse trailer discovered Yonkers Raceway....read on

The Black Book 2 Now Online

October 8, 2018:

The 2018 edition of The Black Book 2 can now be found on Standardbred Horse Sales Company's website....read on

Yonkers International Draw Streamed

October 8, 2018:

Post positions for the $1 million Yonkers International Trot will be drawn Tuesday (Oct. 9) at noon at the famed 21 Club in New York City....read on

Century Stall App Deadline Nears

October 8, 2018:

Stall applications are due for the upcoming meet at Century Downs on Saturday (Oct. 13)....read on

Batavia Schedule Changes Announced

October 8, 2018:

Horsepeople are advised that there will be no racing at Batavia Downs on Wednesday (Oct. 10) or Thursday (Oct. 11)....read on

Local Reaction To Kawartha Deal

October 8, 2018:

After negotiations stretched late into Saturday, Kawartha Downs and the Ontario government reached an agreement to keep the Fraserville racino open....read on

Back In The Game

October 8, 2018:

“The way I see it is, I can't coach the Leafs, I can't pitch for the Yankees, and I can't play head to head with Tiger, but by becoming a member of Landmark, I can compete in Major League horse racing. It does not matter to me how little of my horses I actually own, when they go behind the gate, they are my horses!”...read on

SC Office Closed For Thanksgiving

October 7, 2018:

Please take note that Standardbred Canada's Mississauga, Ont. office will be closed Monday, October 8 in observance of the Thanksgiving Day holiday....read on

Autumn Series Continues At Flamboro

October 7, 2018:

Sunday's card of harness racing at Flamboro Downs featured second leg action of the Ontario Sired Autumn Series for trotting fillies and mares....read on

Two Am Repeats At Pocono

October 7, 2018:

Two AM won his second consecutive race at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Sunday evening, overcoming the outside post eight to capture the $21,500 featured trot on the card in 1:52.4....read on

Doctor Royal Continues Rideau Reign

October 7, 2018:

If pacing gelding Doctor Royal could communicate what he was most thankful for this Canadian Thanksgiving weekend, it would unquestionably be entering the care of trainer Marie-Claude Auger....read on

Impinktoo Tops Lexington Mixed Sale

October 7, 2018:

Fresh off her 1:49.4 world record performance to kick off the Saturday card at The Red Mile, Impinktoo made her second splash of the weekend as the sale topper for the inaugural Lexington Selected Mixed Sale on Sunday (Oct. 7) at the Fasig-Tipton Pavilion in Lexington, Kentucky....read on

Shartin N Celebrates Allerage Triumph

October 7, 2018:

Caviart Ally laid down all of the speed in the Allerage Farms Fillies & Mares Open Pace, but race favourite Shartin N tracked her down late and posted an impressive victory in the $98,500 contest....read on

Clark Triples At The Track On 2

October 7, 2018:

Coz And Effect ($8.80) was successful in chasing down his stablemate Silent Rescue to take Sunday afternoon's (Oct. 7) $5,100 featured pacing event at The Track On 2 to provide trainer Gary Clark with a training hat-trick....read on

Grand Teton Sweeps To Tattersalls Win

October 7, 2018:

With a wild pace being set in front of him all the way, Grand Teton only needed to turn on the jets in the lane to post a mild upset in the second division of the Tattersalls Pace....read on


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