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'The Great Dan Patch' Turns 70

November 8, 2019:

Movies involving horse racing aren't all that common, and those devoted to Standardbreds and harness racing are rarer still. For one horse to have a full-length feature devoted to his life story is no small feat....read on

Nineteen Nominated To Dan Patch FFA

June 28, 2019:

Running Aces is proud to announce the list of horses that have been nominated to the 2019 Dan Patch Free-For-All Pace, to be held Sunday, July 21....read on

Dan Patch Memorabilia Tour To Clinton

June 22, 2019:

A collection of items relating to Dan Patch has been assembled by the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame and, with the sponsorship support of Central Ontario Standardbred Association, will be on display at Clinton Raceway on Sunday....read on

Dan Patch Inducted Into Canadian Horse Racing Hall Of Fame

June 6, 2019:

Regarded by many as one of the greatest Standardbreds to ever look through a bridle, the great Dan Patch took his place among the immortals of Canadian harness racing with his induction into the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame on Wednesday (June 5)....read on

Dan-Patch Era Sulky To Running Aces

May 23, 2019:

About five or six years ago, Cathy Dessert was pretty new to the Harness Racing game having just started her foray into the sulky sport by purchasing shares in a couple of fractional ownership horses at Running Aces....read on

Calling All Dan Patch Collectors!

May 16, 2019:

In honour of the great Dan Patch being recognized as the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2019 Legend Honouree, a special display of Dan Patch memorabilia is being organized to appear at racetracks and events in Ontario over the coming months....read on

Another Push For Dan Patch In Minn.

March 13, 2019:

On Tuesday, March 5, Senator Dan Hall (R-Burnsville) introduced legislation to designate Dan Patch as the official horse of Minnesota....read on

Dan Patch Named 2019 CHRHF Legend

February 4, 2019:

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame has announced today it will recognize a world champion, world record holder, and household name of over 100 years ago -- pacer Dan Patch -- as its 2019 Legend....read on

Plans For Lazarus’ Debut Unveiled

July 30, 2018:

After having made his North American debut with a 1:48.3 qualifying mile this past Saturday (July 28) at the Meadowlands Racetrack, the next time New Zealand-bred pacer Lazarus emerges will be for real....read on

Dan Patch FFA Elims Set

July 7, 2018:

A total of 17 pacers were nominated to the 2018 Dan Patch FFA at Running Aces, with 14 of the nominees entering into the elimination races which highlight the racing card on Sunday, July 8....read on

Legislators Mulling Dan Patch

March 14, 2018:

If a group of legislators has its way, the great Dan Patch will soon be receiving a prestigious honour....read on

'Post Time' Weekend Lineup Announced

August 2, 2017:

Post Time with Mike and Mike, presented by BetAmerica, is proud to announce their lineup for Thursday morning (August 3) at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time, while also announcing their Hambletonian Day schedule....read on

Remembering Dan Patch

July 11, 2016:

One hundred years ago today the world lost a world champion, and world famous Standardbred named Dan Patch....read on

Hoosier Park Adds Overnight Series

July 31, 2015:

Hoosier Park Racing & Casino recently announced the addition of four overnight series to compliment Indiana’s most prestigious pacing race, the Dan Patch Stakes on Friday, August 14....read on

Hoosier Announces Four Series

July 28, 2015:

Officials with Hoosier Park have announced the details of four overnight series that will be raced in conjunction with the track’s Dan Patch weekend....read on


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