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Balmoral Has $35K Guaranteed Pool Friday

October 15, 2015:

Balmoral Park will offer another lucrative guaranteed Pick 5 pool of $35,000 on Friday, October 16....read on

Dr Venkman Zaps Balmoral Foes

October 5, 2015:

It was a big night for trainer Curt Grummel on Sunday (October 4,) at Balmoral Park, as the downstate-based conditioner toted home top honours in a trio of trotting stakes....read on

Balmoral Record For Time To Roll

October 4, 2015:

Clinard Properties’ Time To Roll lived up to name Saturday night at Balmoral Park as the six-year-old son of Rocknroll Hanover etched his name in the Balmoral Park record books for an aged pacing horse with a 1:48.4 clocking in the $9,400 Winners Over pace....read on

Maywood/Balmoral Dark In 2016?

September 29, 2015:

According to a report Tuesday on the Illinois Horsemen’s website, Hawthorne Race Course will be the only track in Illinois to offer Standardbred racing in 2016....read on

Filly More Than Likely A Winner

September 28, 2015:

The richest event of the season for Illinois conceived and foaled two-year-old trotting fillies put a familiar face back in the Balmoral Park winner’s circle as veteran conditioner Roger Welch sent out his sixth career winner of the $80,400 Lady Lincoln Land Stake when the Lynn Wilfong-owned More Than Likely rallied in the final strides to win by a half-length in a career best of 1:58.1....read on

Fillies Meet In Lady Lincoln Land Elim

September 20, 2015:

State-bred trotting fillies took center stage on Sunday night at Balmoral Park as a field of 10 diagonally-gaited youngsters met in a $12,500 Lady Lincoln Land Stake elimination....read on

Balmoral Hosts Illinois Consolations

September 20, 2015:

Illinois conceived and foaled pacers were in the spotlight on Saturday night at Balmoral Park as the Crete oval played host to four stake races, which were fashioned for pacers who competed on Super Night....read on

Balmoral Park Hosts Illinois Super Night

September 13, 2015:

Super Night XXVII at Balmoral Park is in the books as Saturday’s eight championship events showcased the Prairie State's top pacers and trotters....read on

‘War Horse’ Not 100 Per Cent

September 11, 2015:

“[He] has more guts than any other horse I’ve driven in the past. He’s the type that does the heavy lifting – he goes out week after week and grinds out the miles so other horses can sit in the pocket and benefit from his hard work."...read on

Trainer Confident After Bad Post Draw

September 11, 2015:

Earndawg captured the Orange & Blue in 1:52.4 for trainer Roger Welch last year. He will be trying for his second consecutive Super Night victory on Saturday at Balmoral Park in the $112,000 Pete Langley Memorial. Even though Earndawg has drawn the dreaded 10-hole, Welch is still confident of his colt’s chances....read on

Trainer Offers High Praise

September 10, 2015:

“He was just super from Day 1, and had a ton of natural ability. He rates right up there with some of the best I’ve trained and driven, including Koochie.”...read on

Trainer: Royale Rose Set For Saturday

September 10, 2015:

Royale Rose, a winner of six of eight career starts, including a blistering 1:52.3 clocking in last week’s elimination action, has been installed as the 3-1 morning line favourite for Saturday’s $187,000 Orange & Blue for two-year-old pacing colts at Balmoral Park....read on

Get To Know Lexington Lady

September 9, 2015:

Lexington Lady, a winner of seven of 10 starts this season, looks to be the one to beat in the $155,000 Orange & Blue Filly Championship....read on

Filly Has ‘Charmed’ Her Connections

September 9, 2015:

Fresh off a very convincing one and three-quarter-length score in last week’s elimination, Peter Karras’s Fox Valley Charm will put her three-race win streak on the line when she steps onto the track as the morning line favourite for Saturday’s $116,000 Grandma Ann Championship for three-year-old pacing fillies at Balmoral Park....read on

Freshmen Star In American Nationals

September 7, 2015:

Two-year-old trotters headlined Balmoral Park's Sunday card of harness racing as they faced off in a pair of American National Stakes....read on


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