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'Beach' Virtual Book Launch Live

May 25, 2021:

The virtual launch of Somebeachsomewhere: The Harness Racing Legend from a One-Horse Stable is slated for Tuesday (May 25) — what would have been "Beach"'s 16th birthday — is now live....read on

'Beach' Virtual Book Launch Slated

May 21, 2021:

The virtual launch of Somebeachsomewhere: The Harness Racing Legend from a One-Horse Stable is slated for Tuesday (May 25) — what would have been "Beach"'s 16th birthday — at 7:00 p.m. Eastern (8 p.m. Atlantic)....read on

What If Somebeachsomewhere Raced At Four?

April 18, 2021:

Most of us know the story of Somebeachsomewhere, the champion racehorse who destroyed his competition on the track at ages two and three and then retired to a hugely successful stud career before his untimely passing due to cancer. But what if that wasn’t exactly the way it had happened?...read on / continuer à lire

MacGrath Guests On 'Alumni' Show

April 1, 2021:

Brent MacGrath of Nova Scotia, the renowned owner and trainer of the legendary World Champion pacer, Somebeachsomewhere, is this week’s guest on the Harness Racing Alumni Show....read on

'Beach' Chronicled In New Book

January 26, 2021:

The stories of many legendary racehorses — Dan Patch and Seabiscuit, to name a couple — have been immortalized in book form in recent decades. This spring, a pacer who captivated Canada a mere 13 years ago will receive a similar tribute....read on

This Year In Stallions

December 29, 2020:

Certain names on the stallion register continued to carry their strong bloodlines through their progeny in the 2020 season, which -- despite larger interruptions to North American harness racing -- managed to exhibit the sport’s finest talent through a condensed stakes calendar....read on

Full Circle For Final 'Beach' Foals

November 21, 2020:

Fourteen years after starting the journey of a lifetime with a Mach Three yearling colt that forever altered the landscape of the Standardbred breed, Brent MacGrath will aim to taste even just a fraction of the success he and his co-owners experienced with the late, great Somebeachsomewhere as his final crop of yearlings recently entered and exited the sales ring....read on

'The Beach' Arrives On Amazon Prime

June 22, 2020:

In exciting news for the harness racing world, Clerisy Entertainment documentary Somebeachsomewhere: Horse of a Lifetime about the legendary stallion Somebeachsomewhere, often referred to as the “Wayne Gretzky of harness racing,” is now available globally outside of Canada on Amazon Prime Video....read on

'Virtual Tack Room' Remembers Careers

May 30, 2020:

Champions of Canadian harness racing were honoured in a trip down memory lane on the final episode of ‘Virtual Tack Room’, a show produced by Universum Media and put on by members of Prince Edward Island’s harness racing industry to shed light on the industry while racing across North America remains dark during the COVID-19 pandemic....read on

Flashback Friday: 2007 Metro Pace

April 10, 2020:

"I was probably in just as much awe as everybody else that was watching him. You look and you’re like, did he really just do (1):49 and a piece? The way he came to the wire, he was strong. I think that’s when the legend really began."...read on

Race Rewind: 2008 Meadowlands Pace

February 20, 2020:

There are a handful of races that live on in harness racing lore as the greatest of their era, if not all time. The 2008 Meadowlands Pace is one of those races....read on

MacGrath On The Last Of The ‘Beach’es

July 28, 2019:

"We've been waiting for them all to come (all of Somebeachsomewhere’s final foals). I think the first one is exciting and the last one is certainly exciting."...read on

Last North American ‘Beach’ Foal Born

July 15, 2019:

This past Friday night (July 12), the last North American foal by the immortal Somebeachsomewhere was born at Hanover Shoe Farms....read on

'Beach' Progeny Score In Philly Features

June 5, 2019:

Blacklight and Bring The Thunder — both sons of Somebeachsomewhere — captured their respective co-featured $14,000 pacing events on Wednesday afternoon (June 5) at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

Prince Of Tides Impresses In PA

May 27, 2019:

Sons of Captaintreacherous won five of the six $20,000 third-round Pennsylvania Stallion Series events for three-year-old pacing colts and geldings on Monday afternoon (May 27) at Harrah’s Philadelphia, but a Somebeachsomewhere gelding — Prince Of Tides — posted the fastest time by virtue of a 1:50 win....read on


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