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Field Set for 2019 Dan Patch

August 7, 2019:

A star-studded field of nine will be sent postward in the $330,000 Dan Patch Stakes at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino on Friday, August 9....read on

Cartier Volo Cashes In Saratoga Feature

August 7, 2019:

The lone lady in the $15,000 Open Trot, Cartier Volo landed home first at Saratoga Casino Hotel on Tuesday, Aug. 6....read on

Katch Kanna First At Georgian

August 7, 2019:

Positioned behind battling leaders, Katch Kanna capitalized from a conservative trip to upset the $11,500 Preferred 2 Trot on Tuesday, Aug. 6 at Georgian Downs....read on

Fit Bitt Fires In OSS Grassroots

August 6, 2019:

Division-point leader Fit Bitt kicked off the third Grassroots Leg for the two-year-old trotting colts at Woodbine Mohawk Park Tuesday, Aug. 6, battling to his second-straight victory in the Ontario Sires Stakes program....read on

Yonkers Hosts Frosh Pacing NYSS

August 6, 2019:

On Tuesday (August 6), Yonkers Raceway hosted the New York Sire Stakes' Jim Crawford Pace for two-year-old colts and geldings....read on

Pocono Victories For Spectre, 'Fortune'

August 6, 2019:

Favourites Spectre and Mass Fortune K both parlayed speed trips into a victory in a $15,000 featured trot during the Tuesday twilight card at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

Youre Majestic Takes Meadows Feature

August 6, 2019:

Youre Majestic quarter-poled to the front for trainer-driver Doug Snyder, then held off a pair of challengers late to capture the co-feature at The Meadows on Tuesday, Aug. 6: a $12,700 Filly & Mare Conditioned Trot....read on

Monticello Hosts Friendship Final

August 6, 2019:

The final two races in the Italy vs NAADA Friendship Competition were contested at Monticello Raceway on Tuesday afternoon (Aug. 6)....read on

Ritchie: Aggressive But Smart

August 6, 2019:

When it came to being at one’s best when the big money was on the line, few drivers, if any, were better than Trevor Ritchie. The diminutive man with the ice in his veins recounts some of his greatest moments on the track in advance of his induction into the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame....read on

2019 Gold Cup & Saucer Trials Set

August 6, 2019:

Post positions have been drawn for Trials 1 and 2 of The Guardian Gold Cup & Saucer, which will be contested at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Evan’s Legacy Fundraiser Saturday

August 6, 2019:

Woodbine Mohawk Park is proud to host the fourth annual ‘Drive with us for Evan’s Legacy’ fundraiser this Saturday evening (August 10)....read on

Real Turenne Passes

August 6, 2019:

Longtime harness racing industry participant Réal Turenne of Charlemagne, Quebec passed away on Friday, August 2, 2019, at the age of 80....read on

Bettors Wish Favoured In Milstein

August 6, 2019:

Bettors Wish has been named the 5-2 morning line favourite for Northfield Park’s premier event, the $400,000 Carl Milstein Memorial, which will be contested this Saturday (August 10) at the Ohio oval and will feature a field of eight....read on

Reminders For Georgian Downs

August 6, 2019:

Trot Insider has received a couple of reminders in regard to upcoming stakes action at Georgian Downs....read on

Rock Diamonds Sparkles At Plainridge

August 6, 2019:

For the second straight start, Rock Diamonds N dominated the best of the bunch at Plainridge Park by winning the $14,000 Winners-Over Handicap on Monday afternoon (August 5)....read on

Standardbred Earns 100th Career Win

August 6, 2019:

A particular Standardbred achieved quite the notable feat on Monday (August 5), as he went out and recorded the 100th win of his career....read on

Shartin N Remains Atop S-Bred Poll

August 6, 2019:

Hambletonian Day had an impact on the Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown poll, as four winners from the afternoon vaulted into the top 10....read on

Vernon To Host NYSS Thursday

August 6, 2019:

New York Sire Stakes’ three-year-old trotting fillies will be in action this Thursday evening (August 8), as a field of eight will battle for the winner’s share of a $118,800 purse....read on

Batavia To Host NYSS Wednesday

August 6, 2019:

A pair of New York Sire Stakes divisions for two-year-old trotting colts and geldings will be in the spotlight on Wednesday (August 7) at Batavia Downs....read on

Ontario Industry Discussion Friday

August 6, 2019:

It has been announced that Ontario horse racing industry leaders John Hayes, Stephen Rigby, Jean Major and Jim Lawson will take part in a panel discussion on important issues facing the Ontario horse racing industry this Friday (August 9) at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Grand River Raceway Training Closures

August 6, 2019:

Officials with Grand River Raceway have announced four August dates in which the track will be closed for training....read on

Win A Share In A Racehorse!

August 6, 2019:

Ask any racehorse owner what the greatest feeling in the world is, and whether they are a first-time horse owner with a small share of a horse, or a veteran owner with a large stable of stakes horses, the response will be the same, “seeing your horse cross the finish line first!”...read on

Youngsters Qualify At Mohawk

August 6, 2019:

Ontario Sires Stakes Gold winner Martinis Place proved to be the fastest two-year-old during the Tuesday (August 6) qualifying session at Woodbine Mohawk Park, which saw a total of seven races head behind the starter....read on

Blais, McClure Reflect On Hambo Win

August 6, 2019:

Prior to Saturday (Aug. 3) afternoon, Luc Blais’ fondest memories of a Hambletonian were from a race 24 years earlier, when Tagliabue won America’s Trotting Classic at The Meadowlands. By Saturday evening, the events of the prior 24 hours would change that....read on

Tall Dark Stranger Sizzles In Dream Maker

August 5, 2019:

Tall Dark Stranger stormed into Mohawk Park to deliver an impressive 1:51.1 victory in Monday’s second leg of the Dream Maker Series....read on

Calabrese Doubles Up Over Amateurs

August 5, 2019:

After watching the visiting Italian amateur drivers make a good showing in the Hambletonian Amateur Trots at the Meadowlands on Friday, the NAADA vs. Italian Amateur Friendship Competition got underway at Yonkers Raceway on Monday night with two races on the betting card....read on

Tequila Talkin Takes Top Meadows Trot

August 5, 2019:

The longest shot in the field at 22-1, Tequila Talkin sustained a first-over bid that carried him to the upset in the $18,000 Open 1 Handicap Trot at The Meadows on Monday, Aug. 5....read on

Big Value In Hambletonian Future Wager

August 5, 2019:

The Hambletonian Future wager proved to be an extreme value play for those following and cashing in on the race winner Forbidden Trade. The son of Kadabra captured the $1 million event at The Meadowlands in dramatic style returning $33.80 to win for those placing wagers close to post time....read on

Hall Scores Six At The Meadows

August 5, 2019:

The longest shot in the field at 22-1, Tequila Talkin sustained a first-over bid that carried him to the upset in Monday’s $18,000 Open 1 Handicap Trot at The Meadows. Tony Hall collected six wins on the 13-race card....read on

Rockin N Talkin Roars In Klein Memorial

August 5, 2019:

While not winning in his first heat elimination, Rockin N Talkin found redemption in the $117,490 second heat of the Ralph Klein Memorial on the Midsummer Classic Day card at Century Downs Monday, Aug. 5....read on

Notorious Wires Barrieau-McIsaac Foes

August 5, 2019:

Three-year-old pacers were the stars of the show Monday afternoon at Exhibition Park Raceway as the half-miler featured a fine field of seven for the $23,980 Barrieau-McIsaac Final....read on

'Team St. Louis' Dominates In Dresden

August 5, 2019:

The oval known as Little Saratoga treated its fans to a nine-race card Monday afternoon in Dresden, Ontario and the husband and wife duo of driver Marc. St. Louis and trainer Danielle St. Louis had a very productive day at the office....read on

Father-Son Duos Shine On Industry Day

August 5, 2019:

Quick fractions and hooked wheels did not impact Team Jamieson and Sports Obsession as the Sportswriter colt capitalized from chaos to win the $239,000 Battle of Waterloo Final on Monday, Aug. 5 at Grand River Raceway....read on

Rideau Draw Moved To Tuesday

August 5, 2019:

The Race Office at Woodbine Mohawk Park would like to inform all horsepeople at Rideau Carleton Raceway that the draw for this Thursday’s card (Aug. 8) has been moved to Tuesday morning (Aug. 6)....read on

Nine Ways Wins Seventh Straight

August 5, 2019:

Nine Ways was back in action at Running Aces on Sunday (Aug. 4) making his first appearance since becoming the first two time Dan Patch FFA champion on July 21. The star of the Tim Maier barn was sent to post as the 3-5 favourite from his assigned outside post in the featured $16,000 Open Handicap Pace....read on

"A Really Great Human Being"

August 5, 2019:

Ian Fleming is very happy staying behind-the-scenes to do his thing, and he doesn’t care to talk about himself a lot. But if you ask the people that have worked alongside him, they all have LOTS of great things to say about the newest Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame inductee in the Builder category....read on

Famed Farm Goes To Auction

August 5, 2019:

The Colts Neck, NJ, horse farm founded by the late Hall of Famer Anthony T. Abbatiello, a leader in the growth of harness racing that propelled New Jersey to prominence in the sport for four decades, is to be sold at auction on site on Sept. 5....read on

Why Atlanta Didn't Race Hambo Day

August 5, 2019:

While most of harness racing's stars were in action on Hambletonian Day this past Saturday, one of the sport's brightest stars -- 2018 Hambletonian winner Atlanta -- was conspicuous by her absence on the stakes-laden card....read on

Jk First Lady Gets The Photo In PASS

August 5, 2019:

It required a photo to decide all three divisions for the second preliminary of the Pennsylvania Sire Stakes Sunday night (Aug. 4) at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono. The closest finish was in the third section, with JK First Lady rebuffing Sweet Ace by a head in 1:54.1....read on

Velaye Victorious In Three At Rideau

August 4, 2019:

Trainer Maxime Velaye collected a natural hat trick on the Sunday, Aug. 4 program at Rideau Carleton Raceway including a romp with Capteur De Reve in the $8,600 Preferred Trot....read on

Jimbelina Jolts To Georgian Win

August 4, 2019:

Stalking the pacesetter, Jimbelina jetted from the pocket to take the $10,500 Fillies and Mares Preferred 2 Pace on Sunday, Aug. 4 at Georgian Downs....read on

No End In Sight

August 4, 2019:

Who would know 2019 Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame inductee Angus Hall better than the former Stallion Manager at Winbak Canada? Larry Drysdale shares his fond memories of the stallion who was always a real gentleman and a true professional in the barn....read on

Birds I View Vicious In Lady Crocus

August 4, 2019:

Trevor Williams trainee Birds I View protected pylon position and kicked clear from her competition to take the $12,800 Lady Crocus Pace at Killarney on Sunday, Aug. 4....read on

Iwontdothatagain Finally Does It Again

August 4, 2019:

With many close calls resulting in him not winning, Iwontdothatagain pounced on the pacesetter rounding the final turn to win in the $9,000 Open Pace at Century Downs on Sunday, Aug. 4 for the first time since April....read on

Slick Tony Slides To Philly Victory

August 4, 2019:

After a facile 1:49.3 win last week, George Leager's Slick Tony ($2.80) converted again at odds-on when he took the featured $18,000 top-level conditioned pace on Sunday afternoon (Aug. 4) at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

Hickfromfrenchlick Matches Batavia Mark

August 4, 2019:

Hickfromfrenchlick came to play on Sunday, Aug. 4 in his $58,700 division of the New York Sire Stakes (NYSS) for three-year-old pacing colts and geldings at Batavia Downs and he went gate to wire in impressive fashion while equaling the track record time....read on

Leamington Kicks Off Its 2019 Meet

August 4, 2019:

On Sunday (August 4), Leamington Raceway kicked off its 13-date live season with a nine-dash program that featured a $5,500 Preferred 4 Pace, which was captured by Tuition Money ($6.90) in 1:57.1....read on

Hennessey, Skowyra Flex At Tioga

August 4, 2019:

On Sunday afternoon (August 4) at Tioga Downs, Wally Hennessey came in and recorded a driving five-bagger, which included a win in the featured race on the card, the $12,000 Open Handicap Pace....read on

Inverness Hosts Sires Stakes Fillies

August 4, 2019:

Atlantic Sires Stakes action rolled into Inverness Raceway on Sunday afternoon (August 4), as the top two-year-old pacing fillies from Canada’s east coast put on a show for all in attendance....read on

Dead Heat In Summerside Feature

August 4, 2019:

A mad dash to the wire found two pacers hitting the finish in unison in the featured event at Red Shores’ Summerside Raceway on Sunday afternoon (August 4)....read on


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