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Wakizashi Hanover Returns

December 15, 2019:

He's made just one start in the last 12 months but millionaire Wakizashi Hanover is now back on the racetrack in familiar territory after recovering from an injury this summer....read on

Absolut Seelster Slides To Victory

December 15, 2019:

Sitting a pocket trip, 1-2 favourite Absolut Seelster put away pacesetter Power And Grace in the final strides to take the $11,500 Preferred 2 Handicap Trot at Flamboro Downs on Sunday, Dec. 15....read on

New SC Board Of Directors Announced

December 12, 2019:

As a result of Director Nominations by the Standardbred Canada membership, five of the 15 seats on the SC Board of Directors were acclaimed. Ten seats were voted on by eligible Standardbred Canada members....read on

Announcement Regarding SC By-Laws

December 12, 2019:

As a result of the recent Standardbred Canada Election, here are the official results of the proposed By-law #1 and By-law #2 amendments that were proposed to membership for approval....read on

Vero Amore Bi Grinds At Rideau

December 15, 2019:

Race-favourite Vero Amore Bi ventured first over to win the $8,600 Preferred Trot on Sunday, Dec. 15 at Rideau Carleton Raceway....read on

Hoerdt Wins Three At Fraser

December 15, 2019:

Trainer Kelly Hoerdt collected three victories on the Sunday, Dec. 15 card at Fraser Downs....read on

Shanghai Phil On The Move

December 15, 2019:

It has been revealed that pacing stallion Shanghai Phil will be relocating to one of harness racing’s hotbeds to service mares for the 2020 breeding season....read on

Up To Date With 2020 Eligibility Fees?

November 28, 2019:

Standardbred Canada would like to remind all owners and horsepeople that 2020 eligibility fees must be paid prior to a horse making its first start or qualifier....read on

Morgan, DiDomenico Win Five At Philly

December 15, 2019:

Driver Tony Morgan and trainer Scott DiDomenico teamed for five wins on the 12-race program Sunday (Dec. 15) at Harrah's Philadelphia, which closed the riverside oval's 14th racing season....read on

The Gift Of Giving

December 15, 2019:

The most meaningful Christmas gift connected to Louis-Philippe Roy this year won’t be something he’ll receive....read on

Nirvana Seelster Slides Home At Mohawk

December 14, 2019:

Through a swift first-over grind Nirvana Seelster downed his competition to win the $30,000 featured pace at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Saturday, December 14....read on

‘Trident’ Holds In Century Milers Final

December 15, 2019:

Heading straight to the front, Hf Opects Trident went the distance and hit the finish first by a slim margin to win the $20,000 Century Milers Pacing Series Final for two-year-old pacing colts and geldings on Saturday, December 14 at Century Mile....read on

CDP Feature To Rocknrols Image

December 14, 2019:

As the longest shot on the board, Rocknrols Image shocked the top mares class Saturday afternoon at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Tetrick Wins In Finland

December 14, 2019:

Driver Tim Tetrick picked up a win aboard a different kind of trotter during the Arctic Horse Race competition on Saturday (Dec. 14) in Rovaniemi, Finland....read on

SC Rewind: Montreal, 50 Years Ago

December 14, 2019:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith takes readers on a journey back to the glory days of harness racing at one of the great Montreal tracks, Blue Bonnets....read on

Trump Nation Treks, Berry Wins 4,000

December 15, 2019:

Trump Nation may have looked a bit class-challenged in the past performance lines, but driver Yannick Gingras and the betting public showed confidence and were rewarded with an impressive victory in the Saturday night (Dec. 14) featured Preferred Pace at the Meadowlands....read on

Bit Of A Legend N Retires

December 15, 2019:

Yonkers Raceway bid adieu to one of its favourites, Bit Of A Legend N, on Saturday (Dec. 14)....read on

Reckless Rebel Rips To Series Win

December 14, 2019:

Over a track rated 'sloppy' Reckless Rebel thrived as he claimed victory in the $20,000 final of the Holiday Pacing Series on Saturday, December 14 at Saratoga Casino Hotel....read on

Batavia Cancels, Concludes 2019 Meet

December 14, 2019:

The Saturday night (Dec. 14) live card of racing at Batavia Downs has been cancelled due to heavy snow and inclement weather. This ends the 2019 racing season in Western New York as this was the last day of the meet....read on

Hot Deuce Is Number One At Freehold

December 14, 2019:

Hot Deuce lived up to his 3-5 billing on Saturday at Freehold Raceway, taking the Preferred Handicap pace by four and a half lengths....read on

OSAS In Santa Claus Parade

December 14, 2019:

Jessica Buckley, President of Woodbine Mohawk Park, will be riding Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society’s ambassador Ruff Me Up in Campbellville's Santa Claus Parade for the second straight year....read on

Jamieson Hits 8,000 Career Win Mark

December 13, 2019:

Driver Jody Jamieson became the newest member of the 8,000-win club on Friday evening (Dec. 13) at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Mach It A Par Victorious In Exit

December 14, 2019:

Mach It A Par (Jason Bartlett, $2.80) went out a winner Friday night (Dec. 13)....read on

'No Contest' Declared At Western Fair

December 13, 2019:

Friday night's sixth race at The Raceway at Western Fair District was declared a 'No Contest' following a mid-race incident....read on

Gerald Rainey Passes

December 13, 2019:

Standardbred owner Gerald Robert Rainey passed away on Friday, December 13 at Glen Hill Marnwood in Bowmanville, Ont., at the age of 88....read on

Western Fair Post Time Correction

December 13, 2019:

Officials at The Raceway at Western Fair District would like to inform horsemen and fans that post time for the Monday and Tuesday cards of racing will have their usual post time of 6:15 p.m....read on

OHHA Comments On Scratch Rule

December 13, 2019:

On Friday (Dec. 13) the Ontario Harness Horse Association issued a statement in response to the newly-implemented scratch rule instituted at The Raceway at the Western Fair District and Flamboro Downs....read on

Introducing Your O’Brien Award Emcees

December 13, 2019:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that Ken Middleton and Jason Portuondo will take the stage to co-host the 2019 O’Brien Awards on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at the Hilton Mississauga / Meadowvale Hotel in Mississauga, Ont....read on

Davis, Clouser Top Batavia Horsemen

December 13, 2019:

The upstate New York chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association has named the top driver and trainer of the 2019 meet at Batavia Downs....read on

SC To Present National Driving Championship In 2020

December 13, 2019:

Standardbred Canada (SC) is pleased to announce that a National Driving Championship (NDC) will be hosted in 2020 and the winner will have the opportunity to represent Canada in the 2021 World Driving Championship....read on

Bit Of A Legend N Retires

December 12, 2019:

Peter Tritton, that fairly competent Down Under imported trainer, was asked about Bit Of A Legend N, that fairly competent Down Under imported pacer....read on

Greenshoe’s Book Full And Closed

December 12, 2019:

Hanover Shoe Farms has announced that the book for trotting superstar Greenshoe is now full and closed....read on

New Scratch Rule At Flamboro, London

December 12, 2019:

Management at The Raceway at Western Fair District and Flamboro Downs, in consultation with the AGCO and Central Ontario Standardbred Association (COSA), wishes to advise horsepeople of a new rule that will be implemented as part of their respective Track Rules effective Saturday, December 14, 2019....read on

OLG, SC Partner On Outstanding Groom Award

December 12, 2019:

Standardbred Canada (SC) is pleased to announce that the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) will continue its partnership with SC on the Outstanding Groom Award for the fifth consecutive year....read on

Double Duty For Bettors Wish

December 11, 2019:

Chris Ryder, as trainer and part owner, has announced that Bettors Wish will stand to a limited number of mares in 2020....read on

Ron Wilson Passes

December 11, 2019:

Ronald Allen Wilson of Brookside, Colchester County, N.S., passed away on December 7 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, N.S., at age 84....read on

John Houston Passes

December 11, 2019:

Longtime Standardbred owner John Houston of Cobourg, Ont., passed on Tuesday (Dec. 10) at the age of 84....read on

SC To Announce O’Brien Finalists Live

December 11, 2019:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that the finalists for the 2019 O’Brien Awards will be announced at 2:00 p.m. (EST) on Wednesday, December 18 during a live video stream broadcast on standardbredcanada.ca....read on

2020 ATSS Stallion Registration Open

December 11, 2019:

The Atlantic Standardbred Breeders Association is now accepting Atlantic Sires Stakes stallion registrations for the 2020 breeding season....read on

Cruzado Dela Noche Retired, To Stud

December 10, 2019:

Winner of the 2018 International Trot, Cruzado Dela Noche’s racing career has come to a close as he transitions to stallion duty in 2020....read on

Lorna Brown Passes

December 10, 2019:

It is with great sadness the Brown family announces the loss of its beloved matriarch, Lorna, on Monday, December 9, 2019, shortly after the celebration of her 90th birthday....read on

Kevin Isaac Passes

December 10, 2019:

Trot Insider has been informed that longtime Kawartha Downs horseman Kevin Isaac passed away suddenly at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Monday, December 9, 2019 in his 65th year....read on

2020 Ontario Stallion Registration Forms Now Available

December 9, 2019:

As 2019 winds down, Standardbred owners are looking forward to the start of the 2020 breeding season and the arrival of several new stallions to the Ontario program....read on

Foal Registration Deadline December 31

December 9, 2019:

The deadline to register 2019 foals is December 31, 2019. Application, registration fee and Stallion Service Certificate must be filed with Standardbred Canada’s office by the deadline....read on

2020 Heart Of Harness Racing Calendar Available

December 9, 2019:

Standardbred Canada’s 2020 Heart of Harness Racing Calendar is now available! ...read on

Sniffing Out Prohibited Substances

December 7, 2019:

Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the New Jersey Racing Commission have deployed a new asset in the effort to prevent cheating in the horse racing industry -- a specially-trained scent-sniffing dog named Shadow....read on

Seeking Feedback On Interference

December 6, 2019:

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is assessing the two existing in-race interference adjudication approaches that are currently used in racing jurisdictions around the world....read on

Auditor General Releases 2019 Report

December 4, 2019:

On Wednesday (December 4) the Office of The Auditor General of Ontario released its 2019 Annual Report....read on

Has Your Horse Been Chipped?

December 4, 2019:

Standardbred Canada (SC) is coordinating a 'microchipping tour' to facilitate the microchipping of all Standardbred racehorses by the end of 2020, as mandated by the Board of Directors, and to be consistent with the United States Trotting Association....read on

Another Update To Flamboro Downs' And Western Fair's Holiday Draw Schedule

December 2, 2019:

Trot Insider has been informed of another update to the upcoming holiday draw schedules for Flamboro Downs and The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

Standardbred Canada In China

November 28, 2019:

The 2019 World Horse Culture Forum kicks off on Friday in Hohhot, Inner Mongolia, and Standardbred racing in Canada will have a presence at the global event which is being held this weekend in the autonomous region of northern China....read on

2019 O’Brien Awards Details

November 28, 2019:

As the stakes season winds down, the industry’s attention turns to year-end honours and awards. The 2019 O’Brien Awards, presented by Standardbred Canada will take place on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at the Hilton Mississauga / Meadowvale....read on

'The Captain' And His Crew

November 17, 2019:

For most of the 1980s and '90s, and through the turn of the century, Doug Brown sat at, or near, the top of the heap of all Canadian drivers. When you talk to him, though, it’s the relationships he’s created over the years that seem to mean the most to him....read on / continuer à lire

Check The Chip! Get SC's Microchip App

November 15, 2019:

Standardbred Canada recently launched a Microchip ID app which can be used with the Universal WorldScan Reader Plus microchip readers from Merck/HomeAgain®....read on

SC Launches Microchip App

October 18, 2019:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce the launch of a Microchip ID app which can be used with the Universal WorldScan Reader Plus microchip readers from Merck/HomeAgain®....read on

AGCO Licence Renewals Go Paperless

September 20, 2019:

Starting in March 2020, the AGCO will no longer be accepting paper forms, cash or cheques for horse racing-related licences and registrations....read on

Answers To 'MVP' Questions

April 21, 2019:

Have you noticed ads and promotions on the Standardbred Canada website about the new FREE Member Value Program (MVP)? Are you interested in enrolling in the program, but still have questions about how it works?...read on

Website Troubleshooting

May 23, 2018:

If you have/are experiencing issues refreshing pages on the Standardbred Canada website, please check in with this notice for more information....read on

Are You & Your Horse Ready To Race?

July 3, 2017:

Do you have a horse that will be qualifying for the first time this year, or for the first time ever? Do you have your paperwork in order?...read on


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