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Meeting Attendance Encouraged

February 5, 2016:

Via release, the four horsepeople behind a polarizing proposal for the Ontario horse racing industry have stated that they are cautiously optimistic about upcoming information sessions that have been announced by a new entity that goes by the name of the Ontario Racing Association....read on

Commission Releases Rulings

February 3, 2016:

On Wednesday, February 3, the Ontario Racing Commission released its rulings in regard to appeals by horsemen Craig Knude, Gerald Lilley and Craig Yates....read on

Ont. S-Bred Info Session Details

February 2, 2016:

The Ontario Racing Association (ORA) will be hosting informal information sessions with Standardbred horsepeople at Western Fair District on Tuesday, February 9, and at Mohawk Racetrack on Wednesday, February 10....read on

Drug Violation Penalties Revamped

February 1, 2016:

On Monday, February 1, the Ontario Racing Commission announced that it has approved a revision to the penalty guidelines for equine drug, TCO2 and non-therapeutic drug offences....read on

Grand River Applies For Amendment

January 29, 2016:

The Ontario Racing Commission has announced that the Grand River Agricultural Society has requested approval for an amendment of the race-date schedule at Grand River Raceway....read on

Stallion Registrations Due January 15

January 4, 2016:

Stallion owners and lessees are reminded that the deadline to register a stallion with the Standardbred Improvement Program for the 2016 breeding season without incurring a late fee is January 15....read on

Rulings On Oxilofrine Positive Tests

December 29, 2015:

The Ontario Racing Commission has released the Reasons for Decision pertaining to four trainers -- Gerard Demers, Paul MacDonell, Bill Elliott and Jonah Moase -- and positive tests for the Class 2 drug Oxilofrine....read on

2016 Improvement Program Confirmed

December 22, 2015:

On Tuesday, December 22, the Ontario Racing Commission sent out a Notice to the Industry stating that Ontario’s Standardbred Improvement Program is confirmed for 2016, following the Ontario Racing Commission’s Board of Directors approval of both the 2016 budget and Program elements as developed by the Standardbred Advisory Group....read on

Commission Rules On Appeals

December 18, 2015:

On Friday, December 18, the Ontario Racing Commission released its rulings in regard to four appeals from various horsemen....read on

Rideau’s 2016 Race Dates Amended

December 15, 2015:

The director of the Ontario Racing Commission has approved a pair of applications to amend or vary 2016 race date calendars....read on

Ontario Passes Bill 144

December 10, 2015:

On Thursday, December 10, the Ontario Government passed Bill 144 (the Budget Measures Act, 2015), an omnibus bill that contains two particular pieces of legislation that directly affect the province’s racing landscape....read on

Correction To 2016 Ont. Race Dates

December 8, 2015:

On Thursday morning, the Ontario Racing Commission released corrections to the 2016 race date schedule for the province's thoroughbred, quarter horse and harness racing tracks....read on

Liberals Vote Down Racing Amendments

December 7, 2015:

Today Bill 144, Budget Measures Act, 2015 was considered in detail by the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs. Bill 144 establishes a new Act, the Horse Racing Industry Act, 2015, which will govern the horse racing industry upon dissolution of the Ontario Racing Commission....read on

Tropea On Amendments To Acts

December 4, 2015:

Trot Insider has learned that on Wednesday, December 2, Ontario Harness Horse Association General Manager Brian Tropea made a presentation to Ontario’s Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs....read on

OLG Launches Horse-Themed Game

December 2, 2015:

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) announced on Wednesday, Dec. 2 that it is launching a new horse-themed product called Fire Horse on PlayOLG.ca....read on


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