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Documentary On Somebeachsomewhere

March 1, 2019:

The highly-anticipated premiere of the television documentary Somebeachsomewhere: Horse of a Lifetime is set for later this month....read on

Governor's Cup, Three Diamonds A Go

March 1, 2019:

Sponsors have rallied around the Grand Circuit stakes program at The Meadowlands, pledging their support for the upcoming season....read on

Steacy Nabs First Training Win

February 28, 2019:

The margin of victory for pacing gelding L Weather B wasn’t a big one on Thursday evening at Woodbine Mohawk Park, but it was enough for Shawn Steacy to celebrate his first lifetime training victory....read on

Some Gold Blows Up The Board

February 28, 2019:

The price of gold went up substantially Thursday night when 72-1 shot Some Gold became Yonkers Raceway’s highest win mutuel of the season....read on

Flamboro Feature To Itshuwyouknow

February 28, 2019:

After going home without cheques in three consecutive outings at Woodbine Mohawk Park, Team Hensley gave Itshuwyouknow a change of scenery and the gelding responded with a front-stepping win in Thursday’s $8,500 Preferred 3 for trotters at Flamboro Downs....read on

Monticello Makes Post Time Adjustment

February 28, 2019:

Officials with Monticello Raceway have announced that the track has revised its seasonal post time....read on

Century Mile Opening On April 1

February 28, 2019:

Century Casinos, Inc. has announced that Century Mile Racetrack and Casino in south Edmonton, Alberta will be opening its casino, restaurant, sports bar and off-track betting lounge on April 1, 2019....read on

Eighty-Two Nominated To NA Cup

February 28, 2019:

Woodbine Entertainment has announced that 82 three-year-old pacers have been nominated to the 36th edition of the $1 million Pepsi North America Cup....read on

Details On Virginia Residency Program

February 28, 2019:

The Virginia Harness Horse Association (VHHA), in conjunction with the Virginia Equine Alliance (VEA), is introducing a new Certified Residency Bonus Program that will begin immediately for foals born beginning in 2019....read on

Wind Me Ups Wow Minnesotans

February 28, 2019:

On the heels of the recently held Minnesota Harness Racing Annual Awards Banquet (Feb. 23) an emerging pattern became clear: Wind Me Up has proven to be a quite successful sire out of the gate....read on

Stablemates To Be In The Spotlight

February 28, 2019:

A pair of Open Paces will head the action Friday night (March 1) at Cal Expo, and barnmates Bettor Lady and Pancetta loom large in their respective events....read on

Record Performance From Aged Mare

February 28, 2019:

Courtesy of her 2:57.2 clocking in the recent one-and-a-half-mile Joe Lighthill Trot at Cal Expo, Silverlode established a new North American record for the distance over a mile track....read on

Strong February At The ‘Big M’

February 28, 2019:

The Meadowlands Racetrack is known for good business and good racing in the wintertime, but even the track’s biggest supporters – whether management or fan – might have been a tad surprised at how things transpired at the mile oval over the course of the eight racing programs during the month of February....read on

Beer Brewed In Honour Of Burns

February 28, 2019:

Earlier this month, a brewery in New Brunswick paid a special tribute to fallen police officer and harness racing industry participant Sara Burns and her beloved pacer Grimsby, and that project was extremely well-received....read on

Willyorwonthe Vaults From Pocket

February 27, 2019:

Willyorwonthe ($6.00) took full advantage of a pocket trip behind Absolut Seelster en route to a 1:58.4 win in Wednesday's (Feb. 27) featured $11,500 Preferred 2 Handicap Trot at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

Sr Radar Springs Buffalo Upset

February 27, 2019:

Sr Radar wasn't on the radar of many fans in Buffalo Raceway's $10,500 Class A Open Handicap Trot on Wednesday night (Feb. 27), but those who had him on their screens were rewarded handsomely with a $53.50 win ticket....read on

Camluck Classic Details Announced

February 27, 2019:

The Camluck Classic is now less than three months away at The Raceway at Western Fair District, and officials at the London oval have released some of the details for the track’s signature event....read on

New Name, Logo For Northfield Park

February 27, 2019:

In a statement released Wednesday (Feb. 27), MGM Resorts International released a new name and logo for Northfield Park....read on

James, Coleman On McWicked

February 27, 2019:

Ed James says he has a simple formula for success. Surround yourself with people who know what they’re doing and let them do it....read on

Reminder: Fraser Sunday Post Change

February 27, 2019:

Officials with Fraser Downs have shifted the post time for the Sunday, March 3 card of harness racing slated for the B.C. oval....read on

‘Post Time’ Thursday Preview

February 27, 2019:

Post Time with Mike and Mike, presented by the USTA and BetAmerica, is excited to announce the lineup for ‪Thursday morning‬ (‪Feb. 28‬) ‪at 10:30 a.m.‬...read on

Pick McNair's Canadian Colours

February 27, 2019:

Wearing your country’s colours in an international sporting event is a proud moment for any athlete and Standardbred Canada would like members and racing fans to help select the driving colours for our National Driving Champion, Doug McNair, who will represent Canada in the 2019 World Driving Championship in Sweden this May....read on

Gene Oldford Passes

February 27, 2019:

Eugene D. 'Gene' Oldford, 86, whose career in harness racing as a breeder, owner, and administrator led to his induction into the Michigan Harness Horsemen’s Association Hall of Fame in 2013 as well as numerous other accolades, passed away peacefully on Feb. 25, 2019....read on

Mohawk Moves Qualifiers To Friday

February 27, 2019:

Woodbine Mohawk Park would like to inform all horsepeople that this week’s qualifying session has been moved from Thursday afternoon to Friday morning (March 1) at 10 a.m....read on

New Whip Rules For Hippodrome 3R

February 27, 2019:

The Quebec Jockey Club will be instituting new whipping rules for all drivers at Hippodrome 3R in 2019....read on

Winter Weather Closes OHHA Office

February 27, 2019:

Trot Insider has been informed that officials with the Ontario Harness Horse Association have decided to close the organization’s office in Milton today (February 27) due to the adverse winter weather that is currently hitting the area....read on

New Race Secretary At The Meadowlands

February 27, 2019:

Scott Warren has been named Racing Secretary at The Meadowlands beginning March 1, succeeding Peter Koch who departs to pursue another opportunity....read on

MacDonalds Team For Three

February 26, 2019:

Father-son team of trainer Ron MacDonald and driver Brett MacDonald brought their enterprise to the winner's circle at The Raceway at Western Fair District thrice during the Tuesday, Feb. 26 program....read on

Mischievous Jesse Gets Win No. 50

February 26, 2019:

Mischievous Jesse trotted home for his 50th victory, winning the first race at Northfield Park on Tuesday, Feb. 26. The 11-year-old, with 253 career starts, also has 33 seconds and 26 third-place finishes....read on

No-Contest Incident At Yonkers

February 26, 2019:

Yonkers Raceway’s fourth race Tuesday night, Feb. 26, was declared a ‘no contest’ due to a horse going down....read on

Manchego To Race At Four

February 26, 2019:

Originally announced as retired, trotting star Manchego will now return to the racetrack and add more star power to the already-stacked older trotting mare division....read on

USHWA Conducts Successful Meetings

February 26, 2019:

The United States Harness Writers’ Association (USHWA), the leading organization of harness racing’s chroniclers, held its annual meetings at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Florida for the second consecutive year this past Saturday and Sunday....read on

Mandatory Payout Looms At Pompano

February 26, 2019:

Track officials are pleased to announce that there will be a mandatory payout in the jackpot Super Hi-Five at Pompano Park on Sunday (March 3) if the carryover is not taken down with a unique ticketholder over the next few racing nights....read on

Bettor Hits Life-Changing Jackpot

February 26, 2019:

Many camps in horse racing believe that the industry needs to give its customers the chance to hit a life-altering jackpot. It’s been proven time and time again that excitement and wagering in horse racing increases when the stakes grow. One handicapper struck it rich this past weekend, to the tune of millions no less....read on

Foiled Again, The Quintessential Showman

February 26, 2019:

“It was unbelievable. I knew it would be a hit… It was one of the coolest moments ever. We thought it would be something nobody would be expecting and would add a little bit of fun, and it did.”...read on

2019 ASHA Winter Mixed Sale Results

February 26, 2019:

The Alberta Standardbred Horse Association conducted its 2019 winter mixed sale this past Saturday (Feb. 23) in the race paddock at Century Downs Casino & Racetrack in Rocky View....read on

New Jersey Breeder Incentive Details

February 26, 2019:

The Standardbred Breeders and Owners Association of New Jersey has announced that it will again offer a resident mare rebate as well as pacing stallion incentive program in 2019....read on

Pocono Stable Area To Open On March 1

February 26, 2019:

Spring is just around the corner and The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono is getting the stable area ready for its valued horsepeople....read on

Humble Gagnon’s Racing Passion

February 26, 2019:

“It feels great any time you win a race. This sport, it is just so great in so many ways. I feel very fortunate to be part of it.”...read on

It Is Possible

February 26, 2019:

"The roar from the crowd got louder and louder as the champion hit the wire first, and as I turned my head I saw that there were literally hundreds of people on the tarmac by now, and at least a quarter of them, if not more, were younger than Foiled Again himself"....read on / continuer à lire

Preferred Hat Trick For B Yoyo

February 25, 2019:

The winning streak is now three-in-a-row and counting for classy trotter B Yoyo, who used his closing skills to perfection in Monday’s $34,000 Preferred Trot at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Darkest Secret Delivers In Preferred

February 25, 2019:

Darkest Secret parlayed a second over trip into a Monday evening triumph in the $11,500 Preferred 2 for horse and gelding pacers at The Raceway at Western Fair District for the duo of driver Brett MacDonald and trainer Richard Moreau....read on

Tetrick Takes Five At Miami Valley

February 25, 2019:

Trace Tetrick, the defending dash champion and leading driver at the current Miami Valley Raceway meet, won five of the first eight races on the Monday afternoon matinee including both divisions of the first leg of the Ray Paver Sr. Memorial late-closer for trotters....read on

Hoosier Readying For 2019 Season

February 25, 2019:

The return of live harness racing at Harrah’s Hoosier Park Racing & Casino is just over a month away and preparations for the 2019 season are underway throughout the property....read on

Goshen Ready To Rebuild

February 25, 2019:

Two calendar years have passed since a serious barn fire ripped through Goshen Historic Track in New York State and reduced time-tested structures to rubble. Now, after the extended period of time, Goshen is ready to rebuild....read on

'Working Cats' To The Rescue

February 25, 2019:

It takes a special type of feline to play the role of 'barn cat.' Some of our furry little friends would much rather lounge and be adored than keep a shed row free of mice, moles and vermin. If you’re in Ontario and need a driven fuzzball to retake control of your operation, you’ve come to the right place....read on

Usiak Joins Buffalo’s ‘Capping Crew

February 25, 2019:

Opinions. Everybody has one. Well, fans are now getting another opinion when it comes to handicapping the races at Buffalo Raceway, as Paige Usiak has joined the team to give her insight....read on

Toot Toot N Scores In Flamboro Return

February 24, 2019:

After failing to hit the board in three tries at Woodbine Mohawk Park, Ed and Ashleigh Hensley's Toot Toot N ($4.70) got back in the win column on Sunday night (Feb. 24) at Flamboro Downs, taking the featured $8,500 Preferred 3 Pace....read on

Canada Well Represented At Dan Patch

February 24, 2019:

McWicked, Horse of the Year and Pacer of the Year, and Atlanta, Trotter of the Year, led a healthy Canadian contingent at Sunday night's (Feb. 24) Dan Patch Awards, held at Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Fla....read on

Relive The 2018 Dan Patch Awards

February 24, 2019:

McWicked was named the 2018 Horse of the Year on Sunday (Feb. 24) at the annual U.S. Harness Writers Association’s Dan Patch Awards dinner at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida....read on


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