JK Shesalady Wins US Horse Of The Year
Dec 18  The ‘Lady’ is the champ. JK Shesalady, who was undefeated in 12 races for breeder/owner 3 Brothers Stables and trainer Nancy Johansson, became the first two-year-old filly ...

Racing Working With OLG
Dec 18  "Every product has so many 'ifs, ands or buts.' We're weighing them all, both from a marketability point of view, the actual legalities legislatively, federally and provincially and for the impact on other OLG products and horse racing...


US Pacing Champions Released
Dec 17  JK Shesalady and Sweet Lou were landslide winners in Dan Patch Award voting announced today by the U.S. Harness Writers Association, but one of the six pacing divisions ...

Dan Patch Trotting Winners Released
Dec 16  The fastest trotter of all time and the richest Standardbred of the year were among the six trotters to receive divisional honors in Dan Patch Award voting announced today...


Sunfire Blue Chip To Tara Hills
Dec 16  The royally bred and supremely talented Sunfire Blue Chip p, 2, 1:52.4f, 3, 1:48.3f will join the stallion roster at Tara Hills Stud Farm in Port Perry, Ontario. The four-year-old son...

2014 O'Brien Nominees Announced
Dec 15  Standardbred Canada have announced the finalists for the 2014 O’Brien Awards, which honour Canada’s best in harness racing over the past season. The winners will be revealed at the annual...

Confederation Cup To Return In 2015
Dec 15  The Confederation Cup, one of Canadian harness racing’s signature events, will return to Flamboro Downs in 2015 after a two-year hiatus. The inaugural Confederation Cup...


'Sulkygate' Downunder
Dec 14  The harness racing world down under is awash with discussion regarding what is being dubbed 'sulkygate' after the field for the Ballarat Cup was reduced to four starters after several ...

Drivers & Horses Ok After CDP Spill
Dec 14  Marc Campbell and Jason Hughes, two of the top drivers at Charlottetown Driving Park, avoided serious injury after a spill during yesterday's 11th race at the Prince Edward ...

Zeron & The Real One Upset
Dec 14  Ignored on the tote board at 37-1, The Real One lived up to his name and pulled off the upset of the night Saturday at Meadowlands Racetrack, winning the A-2/Free For All...


Gord Brown's 1974
Dec 13  Gord Brown, one of Eastern Ontario's top drivers for many years, recently proved his talent away from the sulky, that of author. Kawartha Downs' top pilot wrote an essay recalling...

Burke Breaks Pletcher's Record
Dec 12  Entering the Friday night program at the Meadowlands, Ron Burke's earnings in 2014 stood right at $28.1 million, just a few thousand dollars short of Thoroughbred trainer...

Valedictory Kicks Off At Woodbine
Dec 12  Three-year-old pacing colts and geldings were in the spotlight Friday night for the first leg of the Valedictory Series at Woodbine Racetrack. Nineteen sophomore colts and ...


Robin Cruiser Takes Open
Dec 12  Yonkers Raceway’s Friday night $35,000 featured Filly and Mare Open Pace was won by a course-shifting Robin Cruiser with Jordan Stratton at the controls. Unhurried from post...

TSM Photo Bugger In Meadows' Feature
Dec 12  Dismissed at 13-1, TSM Photo Bugger easily disposed of the 1-9 favourite, Cowgirl Hall, around the final turn and went on to capture Friday’s $18,000 Winners Over $10,000...

Ron Burke Profiled
Dec 12  “Horses sense fear, and they knew I was the weakest link. I was the one they could shove out of the way and boss around. Now horses come to me and behave better because...

Arrangements For Gordon Rumpel
Dec 12  A celebration of life for long time horse owner Gordon Rumpel of Calgary, Alberta, will be held next Tuesday at McInnis & Holloway, 5008 Elbow Drive, SW, in Calgary starting...

The Raceway Shares Holiday Cheer
Dec 12  Staff of The Raceway at Western Fair District and some local horse people have teamed up this holiday season to help spread some Christmas cheer and show their support for...

Aracache Hanover To Ivy Lane Farm
Dec 12  Aracache Hanover p,5,1:48.1f ($1,726,617), a son of Dragon Again and the Camluck daughter Armbro Cachet, race timed in 1:47.3 in one of his 134 starts, will stand at Ivy Lane Farm...

Announcers To Rotate At Three Tracks
Dec 12  Thanks to a work share agreement between Meadowlands Racetrack, Freehold Raceway, and Vernon Downs, some new voices will be heard describing the racing action at those...

Saratoga Cancels
Dec 12  Saratoga Raceway has cancelled live racing for the remainder of the week due to poor track conditions. Live racing is scheduled...

WEG Looks Forward To 2015 Racing Season
Dec 12  “We manage and co-ordinate the business of many of these Standardbred tracks, write races for horses between the tracks in co-ordinating fashion and that has led to a big step forward...

Merriman & Wrenn Jr. Friendly Rivals
Dec 12  Aaron Merriman and Ronnie Wrenn Jr. are rivals when it comes to racing, but friends away from the track. The two are battling for the number one spot in wins among all harness ...

Niagara Series Kicks Off
Dec 11  A snow covered Woodbine Racetrack played host to the first leg of the Niagara Series Thursday night. Eighteen three-year-old pacing fillies were split into two $15,000...

US Horse Of The Year Announcement Next Thursday
Dec 11  The announcements of the 2014 Pacer of the Year, Trotter of the Year, and Horse of the Year will be made in a special live web stream next Thursday afternoon. The announcements...

Today's WEG Qualifiers Moved To Friday
Dec 11  Woodbine Entertainment Group advises today that the qualifiers scheduled for this afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack have been moved to Friday. The four qualifying races will take place...

Archangel To Winbak Of Ontario
Dec 11  Winbak Farm of Ontario have announced that millionaire Archangel 2,1:58.2s; 3,1:53.1s; 1:50 -'14 ($1,140,946) will join its stallion lineup for 2015. “We are very excited to ...

Manzi To Retire Next Week
Dec 11  Having reached a 50-year milestone working in the harness racing industry (with 34 years serving as Monticello Raceway’s publicity director), John Manzi announced his retirement...

Tetrick To Represent US In WDC
Dec 11  Tim Tetrick, who has led the nation in driver earnings for the past seven years in a row, will represent the United States in the 2015 World Driving Championship in New South Wales...

Andover America Takes Pompano Feature
Dec 10  For a trotter that had won 57 races during an illustrious career while banking $789,190, the richest in the field, and with Pompano's leading driver, Bruce Ranger, in the bike...

WEG Deadline Approaching
Dec 10  The deadline for nominations to the Woodbine Entertainment Group’s winter series is fast approaching. Nominations for all ten of WEG’s winter series are due...

Gordon Rumpel Passes
Dec 9  After several years of failing health, Gordon Rumpel passed away last night in Calgary at the age of 85. Rumpel made his name in the automobile business...

Loiselle To Retire Next May
Dec 9  Track announcer Dan Loiselle, the voice of Canadian horse racing, announced today that he will call his last race at Woodbine Racetrack on May 31, 2015, bringing a 29-year...

Cleveland Classic Cancelled
Dec 9  The final major stakes race of 2014, the $150,000 Cleveland Classic, has been cancelled after only five three-year-old pacing colts were entered this morning at Northfield Park...

$100,000 DSBF Final To Totally Rusty
Dec 9  Totally Rusty became the fastest two-year-old filly pacer in Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund history on Monday as Corey Callahan drove her to a 1:52 victory in the last...

Cancellations At Monticello
Dec 8  Due to the impending snow predicted for the Catskill region in southeastern New York State, Monticello Raceway is cancelling tomorrow's racing program. Also canceled are Tuesday...

Miller Sweeps Progress & DSBF Finals
Dec 8  Sunday was Miller Time at Dover Downs. David Miller drove the winners of both six-figure feature races on a chilly and windy early evening in Delaware. The Hall of Famer guided McWicked...

Meadowlands' Holiday Draw Schedule
Dec 7  Beginning next week, the Meadowlands will move to a Tuesday – Wednesday draw schedule, with the Friday entry box closing on 9 a.m. Tuesday and the Saturday entry...

Stalls Available At Pompano
Dec 7  With winter officially set to start on the calendar in just a couple of weeks and unofficially here already in much of the country, Pompano Park has announced that they have approximately...

Drivers Escape Injury After Nasty Spill
Dec 7  Drivers Kyle Wilfong and Mike Oosting were involved in a nasty spill in Saturday’s ninth race at Balmoral Park but both somehow managed to get away relatively unscathed with...

Dustin Jones And Michel Therrien
Dec 6  Dustin Jones has never met Montreal Canadiens' coach Michel Therrien but he would love to have dinner with the accomplished coach and compare notes on developing young ...

Meadowlands Free For All To Wake Up Peter
Dec 6  It was 10 months ago when Wake Up Peter walked through the sales ring at the January Tattersalls Mixed Sale. When the hammer fell, the sales price read $210,000, for a horse...

Sayitall BB Takes Yonkers' Feature
Dec 5  Yonkers Raceway’s soggy Friday night $35,000 featured Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace was won by a down-the-road Sayitall BB with George Brennan at the controls...

2015 Race Schedule To Date For Ontario
Dec 5  In accordance of Policy Directive 3-2007, the following racetracks have approved 2015 race date calendars, pre-approved based on their 2014 race date calendar. The Director issued...

Kirschenbaum To Be Honoured Sunday
Dec 5  This Sunday’s program at Cal Expo features the Alan Kirschenbaum Series consolation and a $10,000 California Sire Stakes for three-year-old pacing fillies. A 12 race card...

Following In Dad's Footsteps
Dec 5  “I guess the boys love for the sport came naturally. They always enjoyed being with me at our stables. I must say I tried to steer them away from the being at the track. Instead...

Eight For Bartlett At Yonkers
Dec 4  Jason Bartlett, putting the finishing touches on another Yonkers Raceway driving title, worked his way to eight wins Thursday night. Bartlett, who drove in all 12...

January Mixed Sale Deadline
Dec 4  Those planning to enter horses for the Meadowlands January Select Mixed Sale should do so by Monday in order to be included in the main catalog, according to sale manager David...

Lupul Profiled In Toronto Sun
Dec 4  Dawn Lupul, who worked for many years as a harness racing broadcaster in Alberta before moving to Ontario to continue that career in addition to training a few horses...

MacDonald Reflects On Career Year
Dec 4  "Once you get rolling, and you start doing well, then it just happens. You just expect the horses to be good and then your confidence is high and that's just what it's been," said driver James MacDonald...

Sweet Lou Arrives At Diamond Creek
Dec 4  Just a few days after winning his final career start, the $500,000 TVG Final at the Meadowlands, Sweet Lou arrived at Diamond Creek Farm yesterday to begin his second career ...

325 Head For Burke Stable
Dec 3  The Ron Burke stable is coming off the greatest season that any stable globally has ever had and is arguably positioned to target a similar figure in 2015. Spread across...

Support OSAS, Finish Your Xmas Shopping
Dec 3  If you’re looking for that perfect Christmas gift for your Standardbred family or friends, look no further than the beautiful hard cover book ‘Standardbred Old Friends’ by Ellen Harvey...

Qualifiers Shift To Woodbine Next Week
Dec 3  Woodbine Entertainment Group has advised horse people that this Friday will be the last qualifying session at Mohawk before qualifiers move to Woodbine. Entries for this Friday’s...

Win 6,000 For Wolfenden
Dec 3  Ross Wolfenden had a ‘good feeling’ on Tuesday when driving trotter Good Feeling, who crossed the finish line first in the sixth race at Dover Downs. The win marked ...

Ida Nilsen's Fairy Tale With Arch Madness
Dec 2  From afar, he might not appear the easiest to love. But it didn’t take him long to steal Ida Nilsen’s heart. Archie is just that way. For the last five years...

Ontario Standardbred Improvement Updates
Dec 2  The following forms are now available online for the 2015 Standardbred Improvement Program. 2015 Ontario Resident Mare Program...

Big Super Hi-5 At The Raceway
Dec 2  There will be plenty of reasons for fans to tune into The Raceway in London tonight - 15,000 reasons to be exact. Fuelled by a carryover of close...

McWicked For Canadian Horse Of The Year?
Dec 2  Ed James has never had an overall Harness Horse of the Year in Canada. But he just might now in McWicked. Voting for the O'Brien Awards is about to take place...

Devin Keeling Honoured
Dec 2  While his parents, Paula Wellwood and Mike Keeling, are recognized as top trainers in Standardbred racing, Devin Keeling is making a name for himself in another sport...

Macdonald Re-Elected ORC Member
Dec 2  Ontario Racing Commission Chair Elmer Buchanan announced that John W. Macdonald, Q.C. of Toronto has been reappointed by the Government of Ontario as a member...

Seven Wins For Sutton
Dec 1  Just two days after taking the lead in the Hollywood Dayton Raceway dash standings, Josh Sutton scored triumphs in half of the new track’s 14 Monday night races to put ...

A Muddy Stratton Takes Five
Dec 1  Question: Who had a mud facial and won five races Monday night at Yonkers Raceway? If you answered “Jordan Stratton,” then advance to the next round. Stratton began the month...

McIntosh Headliners Done For The Year
Dec 1  Thinking Out Loud and Go Daddy Go are taking it easy in Kentucky. Trainer and co-owner Bob McIntosh reports the pair are finished for the year and residing at...

SBOANJ Statement On Thors Investigation
Dec 1  The Standardbred Breeders & Owners Association of New Jersey has been consulting with legislators and other officials in Trenton and feels confident that there should be a resolution...

McWicked Wins Progress Preview
Dec 1  McWicked, the only supplemental entry, romped to a 1:48.4 victory in the $35,000 Progress Pace Preview, turning back seven rivals for his 11th win of a $1.3 million season ...

Intimidate Takes TVG Final
Nov 29  Quebec owned Intimidate got up late for Scott Zeron to capture the $500,000 TVG final against a field of very strong free for all trotters tonight at the Meadowlands despite being parked...

Sweet Lou: Best I've Ever Driven: Pierce
Nov 29  Sweet Lou picked the ideal way to end his racing career – the same way he started it more than three years ago - with an impressive victory. In tonight’s $500,000 TVG Final...

Matheson & Barrieau Tie In Championship
Nov 29  Drivers Ron Matheson and Gilles Barrieau tied at the top of the standings and were crowned co-winners of the 2014 Drivers' Championship presented by PEISHOA Saturday ...

Baillargeon & Filion Hot In Autumn Series
Nov 28  It was a frosty Friday night at Woodbine, but Mario Baillargeon and Sylvain Filion were both on fire in the Autumn Series finals for three-year-olds. The three week ...

Gingras Unanimous Driver Of The Year Choice
Nov 28  On harness racing, and often within its media organization, the United States Harness Writers' Association, it’s usually impossible to get a unanimous verdict on anything...

Holiday Happenings At The Raceway
Nov 28  The holiday racing season is underway at The Raceway in London and race fans are reminded of some important dates during the month of December at the London oval...

Jo-Anne Wardlaw Passes
Nov 27  Jo-Anne Wardlaw, wife of well known horseman Pete Wardlaw, passed away last night at the Ross Memorial Hospital in Lindsay, Ontario, after battling cancer. She was 64...

Post Time Changes At Western Fair
Nov 27  The Ontario Racing Commission announced today their approval of two post time changes for The Raceway at Western Fair District for Boxing Day and New Year's Eve...

Girls Taking On Boys In TVG Final
Nov 26  Bee A Magician and Maven (with new ownership) will face off against eight top male free for all trotters in Saturday’s $500,000 TVG Final at the Meadowlands. Herb Liverman...

Monticello Cancels Today
Nov 25  Due to the impending heavy snowstorm, Monticello Raceway is cancelling its live race card today. Also canceled are the morning qualifiers on Wednesday as well as the evening ...

Hayes Farm Sold
Nov 25  The final chapter for the farm owned by Dr. John Hayes and Beejay Stables is about to be written. The picturesque property located at Beamsville, Ontario has been sold and ...

Quinn's Harness Connection
Nov 25  Pat Quinn, the highly regarded NHL coach who passed away earlier this week, is pictured with pacer Grangers Pride after jogging the horse at Exhibition Park in a photo accompanying...

Mister Big To Ohio
Nov 24  Mister Big, the richest Canadian-sired Standardbred of all time and a member of the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame, will stand stud at Abby Stables in Ohio starting with the upcoming 2015...

Six Years And Counting For Montreal Racing
Nov 23  It has been nearly six years since the last race was staged at Hippodrome de Montreal in Montreal. The horse racing industry has been decimated in La Belle Province as ...

Le Grand Blond Wears The Crown
Nov 22  11-year-old Commander Crowe, the striking chestnut known to his legion of backers as Le Grand Blond, won the $500,000 Breeders Crown Open Trot on Saturday night...

McWicked Hangs On To Win Crown Final
Nov 22  McWicked gave Brian Sears his second 2014 Breeders Crown victory in tonight’s $531,250 final for three-year-old pacing colts. The field was reduced to eigh...

A Measure Of Redemption For Father Patrick
Nov 22  Before Saturday night's $500,000 Breeders Crown Three-Year-Old Colt and Gelding Trot, the last time Father Patrick raced at The Meadowlands was in the Hambletonian...

Campbell Sweeps Older Pace BC Finals
Nov 22  Less than an hour after winning the Open Pace final with a dramatic sweep down the stretch with Thinking Out Loud, John Campbell pulled the same move with Shelliscape...

Traceur Hanover Takes Home A Breeders Crown
Nov 22  Traceur Hanover made a big brush to the lead in the backstretch and held on from there to win the $500,000 Breeders Crown Two-Year-Old Colt and Gelding Pace in 1:51...

Thinking Out Loud Nails Sweet Lou At Wire
Nov 22  Bob McIntosh was using two very different ‘f’ words during the course of tonight’s $400,000 Breeders Crown open pace final at the Meadowlands. Let’s just say the second one was fantastic...

JK Shesalady Caps An Undefeated Season With A Crown
Nov 22  JK Shesalady may have Horse of the Year honours waiting for her across the continent after finishing off a 12-for-12 campaign with a 1:50.2 decision in the $500,000 Breeders Crown...

Pinkman Equals World Record
Nov 22  Given that trainer Jimmy Takter had five of the 10 starters in the $500,000 Breeders Crown final for two-year-old trotting colts tonight at the Meadowlands, it’s not surprising...

Dover Downs In Jeopardy
Nov 22  There was a time that Dover Downs was the poster child for slot machine enhanced purse money for horse racing. Those days are at an end. The casino business ...

Bob McIntosh Looks For Sweet 16 Crown Win
Nov 22  “John and I go way back to when we were kids at Western Fair. He started driving for me 30-some years ago and I always say, when you’ve got John, you’ve got Allstate, you’re in good hands...

Reflections On First Breeders Crown
Nov 22  Thirty years ago, on a similar fall Saturday afternoon, Marcia Hamilton was doing what so many caretakers around the country are doing right now: getting their horses ready...

Sebastian K Among Winners In Meadowlands' Qualifiers
Nov 22  There were just five qualifiers on a blustery Breeders Crown Saturday morning at the Meadowlands, held under sunny skies with temperatures in the mid-30s and a considerable...

Sayitall BB Rewards Her Owners' Faith
Nov 21  Owners Burke Racing Stable LLC. and Weaver Bruscemi LLC. supplemented Sayitall BB to the Breeders Crown Three-Year-Old Filly Pace for $62,500, and that gamble paid off...

Shake It Cerry Sensational In Crown Final
Nov 21  Shake It Cerry has been close to unbeatable this season and the three-year-old trotting filly was once again first to the finish line in tonight's $500,000 Breeders Crown final ...

No Issues Tonight For Mission Brief
Nov 21  Mission Brief has been her own worst enemy at times this season, making costly breaks and taking away her chances to win major stakes events, but she was straight and strong on Friday...

Bee A Magician Scores Second Straight Breeders Crown
Nov 21  Last year’s Horse of the Year in both Canada and the US, Bee A Magician, needed no magic in tonight’s $250,000 Breeders Crown for trotting mares as she relied on sheer talent...

Robin Cruiser Does In Distaff Feature
Nov 21  Yonkers Raceway’s Friday night $35,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace was won by a cone-skimming Robin Cruiser and Jordon Stratton. Unhurried early from post ...

Ten Crown Starters For Fielding
Nov 21  John Fielding has 10 good reasons to leave Barbados and fly to New York City on Friday. The Toronto owner and member of Woodbine Entertainment Group’s Board of Directors...

Shooters Dream Takes Meadows' Feature
Nov 21  Shooters Dream moved relentlessly first over to wear down the leader, Visible Gold, and capture Friday’s $18,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Pace...

Harrah's Thanksgiving Draw Schedule
Nov 21  Harrah's has released the draw schedule for the upcoming (US) Thanksgiving week as follows...

Red Hot Herbie Tops Blooded Horse Sale
Nov 21  Attracted by a catalogue loaded with young racehorses, buyers were undaunted by the extreme cold as they sought to bolster their stables for winter racing. It was the strongest...

On The Road With Commander Crowe
Nov 21  Karoliina Oinonen has been around the world with trotting star Commander Crowe, but there is one more place she hopes to visit before returning to Europe next week...

Breeders Crown Entrants Clear Testing
Nov 21  The New Jersey Racing Commission has cleared the out of competition tests screened to date on entrants in the $5.5 million Breeders Crown races to be held tonight and tomorrow...

Two Steppin Sally's Legacy In Breeders Crown Finalists
Nov 20  Fred Hertrich III says he isn’t a seller or a buyer. “I’m a trader,” said Hertrich about his activities surrounding any horse sale. As the owner of Allamerican Harnessbreds...

Breeders Crown Testing Information
Nov 20  "I'd like to be crystal clear on this issue. My partners and I did not make the financial investment, nor do we intend to endure the endless parade of headaches associated with running the Meadowlands in order to provide a place for dishonest people...

Hempt & Simpson Honoured By Breeders Crown
Nov 20  Two of the trademark crystal trophies that have graced the Breeders Crown championship series since 1984 will bear additional etching from this year forward in memory of two ...

Glamour Boy Division Wide Open
Nov 20  The race for divisional honours could become clearer, or further muddled, depending on the outcome of Saturday’s $531,250 Breeders Crown...

Johnson Allowed To Train Crown Entrants Despite Suspension
Nov 20  Despite the fact that the Ontario Racing Commission suspended trainer Corey Johnson indefinitely this past Monday, scratching all five of his horses entered at Woodbine that evening, he will be allowed...

Not So Fast Kim Says Ponder
Nov 20  The pacing sire Ponder has been in the news of late thanks to the exploits of his two-year-old pacing colt Go Daddy Go, a winner of a Breeders Crown elimination last weekend...

Hayes A Modern Legend Fan
Nov 20  "(Modern Legend) is the product of how horses are not trained in 2014. You don't very often find it where the Dave Drews succeed at the Canadian Pacing Derby level because ...

Steacy Hopes Breeders Crown Success Continues
Nov 19  Lansdowne, Ontario, trainer Mark Steacy has a pretty good batting average in the Breeders Crown. The trainer of Harper Blue Chip, who is entered in this Saturday's three-...

In The Arsenal Saddled With Post 10
Nov 19  The dreaded 10 hole has landed on In The Arsenal like a 100 megaton bomb. It was the two-year-old pacing colt’s fate in last week’s Breeders Crown eliminations, and driver...

Batavia Cancels Live Racing & Qualifiers
Nov 19  As a result of the massive lake effect snowstorm that has dumped as much as six feet of snow over much of western New York, Batavia Downs has been forced to cancel its live...

Training & Qualifiers Cancelled At WEG
Nov 19  Woodbine Entertainment Group would like to advise horse people that due to recent freezing temperatures, qualifiers for this Friday at Mohawk Racetrack have been cancelled...

Gallie Bythe Beach Looks For Better Results
Nov 19  Jim Campbell was happy to see Gallie Bythe Beach repeat as a Breeders Crown elimination winner, but the trainer will be even more delighted if the parallels to last year end...

Campbell, McIntosh & Ponder Sons In Crown
Nov 18  “He’s fun to be around and pretty to look at.” John Campbell wasn’t referring to his long time friend and fellow Hall of Famer Bob McIntosh, but rather...

Final Four Breeders Crown Fields Drawn
Nov 18  The last four Breeders Crown finals were drawn at a news conference this afternoon. All 12 fields are now set for the finals which will be raced this Friday and Saturday at...

Smooth Transition To WEG For Henry
Nov 18  Trevor Henry is no stranger to winning races. The 43-year-old Arthur, Ontario, resident has won over 5,000 races in his career and is currently Canada’s leading driver, but what is ...

Stallion News
Nov 18  With the 2015 breeding season around the corner, many farms are making announcements regarding stud fees and new additions to the stallion barns. Here are the...

McIntosh On Go Daddy Go
Nov 17  Bob McIntosh named Go Daddy Go because he thought it would make for a good stretch call by announcers. He has been proven to be right on the money. Last Saturday night that two...

Hanover Shoe Farms Announces 2015 Fees
Nov 17  Hanover Shoe Farms has announced the 2015 service fees for the stallions it stands at stud. All of the books are subject to close without notice. Andover Hall...

Over $100,000 Raised At Waples Tribute
Nov 17  Event organizers for the recent tribute evening for Ron and Keith Waples at Mohawk Racetrack released today the results of the fundraising effort for Paula and Paige Austin...

More On Palone's Record
Nov 15  “I love racing horses. It's my passion. It's the friendships in the paddock; it isn't necessarily the race. It's going out and competing against my buddies, then turning the page and going...

Ontario Owned Colts Take Freshman Crown Trot Elims
Nov 15  Pinkman (Yannick Gingras) tipped out to trot down the middle of the track and posted a 1:54.1 win in the first $25,000 elimination for the Breeders Crown two-year-old colt...

Maven Beats The Boys
Nov 15  Maven and Yannick Gingras took on the boys and came out the best on Saturday night at the Meadowlands in a $25,000 elimination race for the $500,000 Breeders Crown ...

Canadian Colts Capture Crown Elims
Nov 15  Ontario-sired Go Daddy Go and John Campbell gutted it out to the wire to win the $25,000 elimination for next week’s $500,000 Breeders Crown on Saturday at the Meadowlands...

Five Straight For Always B Miki
Nov 15  Always B Miki and driver David Miller made it five in a row and nine of the last 10 as he won his $25,000 Breeders Crown elimination race on Saturday at the Meadowlands in...

Track Record For Rosie In Crown Prep
Nov 15  Riveting Rosie wasn’t messing around tonight at Woodbine Racetrack in preparation for next Friday’s Breeders Crown final. The three-year-old daughter of Muscle Mass...

Breeders Crown Fields Drawn
Nov 15  Post positions for the $500,000 freshman Breeders Crown filly pace and trot finals and the $593,750 three-year-old filly pace were drawn tonight at The Meadowlands...

Svanstedt To Have Mr Picolit Again
Nov 15  In the wake of the north American success of European trotter Sebastian K, the connections of Mr Picolit have elected to send the horse to former trainer Ake Svenstedt to race on this...

High Profile Qualifiers At Big M
Nov 15  A few high-profile trotters who weren't required to race in Breeders Crown eliminations used this morning qualifiers as a prep for next week’s finals. The morning was sunny...

Christoforou Joins $100 Million Club
Nov 15  Chris Christoforou surpassed $100 million in career earnings Friday night at Woodbine Racetrack. Christoforou, 43, entered the evening just $4,119 shy of the $100 million mark ...

Riesberry Case To Supreme Court
Nov 15  The precedent setting case of trainer Derek Riesberry is heading for the Supreme Court of Canada. The 44 year-old is the first person to be charged criminally for giving a horse ...

More Breeders Crown Fields Set
Nov 14  Mission Brief and JK Shesalady, a pair of flashy two-year-old fillies, posted impressive victories on Friday night in the Breeders Crown eliminations at the Meadowlands...

Palone Breaks World Record
Nov 14  Already North America’s “winningest” harness racing driver, Dave Palone broke the world record today at The Meadows Racetrack & Casino when he notched career win 16,754 ...

Johnston On Big BC Victories
Nov 14  "A lot of things went right, including another great drive by Doug. There was no way to think this day would turn out as good as it did," explained trainer/owner Dennis Johnston as ...

Svenstedt To Florida With 70
Nov 14  Sweden's Ake Svenstedt will be based this winter at Palema Trotting with a team of 70 horses for his second year in North America. With open trotter Sebastian K...

OSS Well Represented In Breeders Crown
Nov 14  A total of 16 Ontario-sired performers will compete in the Breeders Crown races at the Meadowlands, which have attracted the top harness horses from across North America...

Autumn Series Kicks Off For Sophomore Fillies
Nov 13  Three-year-old fillies were in the spotlight Thursday night at Woodbine Racetrack for round one of the Autumn Series. Three $15,000 divisions on both the...

More Breeders Crown Notes
Nov 13  When young trotter Cruzado Dela Noche went off stride at the start of his second lifetime race, trainer Nancy Johansson might have been disappointed, but when she watched...

Hes Watching Returns To Favourite Track
Nov 13  Hes Watching returns Saturday to the site of his biggest win, the Meadowlands Racetrack, and trainer Dave Menary is hopeful it will spark a return to winning form...

Reflections On Harrisburg Auction
Nov 13  With the Harrisburg yearling sale nearly one week in the past, The Harness Edge asked some of Canada's leading trainers their thoughts on the sale and what it says about the state...

Bax & Stubborn Belle Now On Same Page
Nov 13  It might have taken a while, but Peterborough, Ontario, trainer John Bax has gotten the best kind of “stubborn” from two-year-old filly trotter Stubborn Belle. "She's a lot...

Breeders Crown News & Notes
Nov 13  Trace Tetrick is ready to make his Breeders Crown debut Friday night at the Meadowlands, but the 28-year-old driver is looking to treat the occasion like any other race...

Horse Of Year For JK Shesalady?
Nov 13  There can be little doubt that if J K Shesalady wins the Breeders Crown the end of next week she will be voted overall Harness Horse of the Year in the United States. Even her trainer...

Western Vintage To Stand Stud In Ohio
Nov 12  Owners Perry Soderberg and Marvin Katz have announced that Western Vintage, by Western Ideal and out of the Art Major mare Major Harmony, will be standing the 2015 breeding season...

Bettors Delight Mare Wins NZ Cup
Nov 12  Adore Me, a five-year-old daughter of Bettors Delight won the $714,000 New Zealand Cup, the most coveted race in that country. At Addington Raceway in Christchurch...

Breeders Crown Fields
Nov 11  Two-year-old female pacer JK Shesalady, the number one ranked horse in harness racing’s weekly poll, will try to stay undefeated and older female trotter Maven will try to...

Davises, McNair & Johnston Dominate In BC
Nov 11  Bill Davis, Senior and Junior each won a BC Breeders Final while driver Doug McNair and trainer and co-owner Dennis Johnston scored a pair of wins in Fraser Downs’ premier...

156 Entered For Breeders Crown
Nov 11  The first entry box of the Meadowlands fall championship meet was packed with 156 Breeders Crown trotters and pacers, creating eliminations on Friday and Saturday in all but five ...

Up The Credit To Casimir
Nov 10  Casimir Farms has announced that Up The Credit p,2,1:51.4s, 3,1:49s, 1:48.3s ($1,331,623) will be standing at the Hagar, Ontario nursery for the 2015 breeding season...

Buchanan Reappointed ORC Chair
Nov 10  Elmer Buchanan has been reappointed by the Government of Ontario as Chair of the Ontario Racing Commission for a term of two years, effective November 6, 2014...

Meadowlands Opener Notes
Nov 10  The Meadowlands will open the 2014 fall meet this coming weekend with harness racing's championship series, the $5.4 million Breeders Crown. Entries for Friday...

A Half Dozen Supplemented To Breeders Crown
Nov 10  A trio of sophomore filly pacers, Colors A Virgin, Sayitall BB and Weeper, a pair of mare pacers, Yagonnakissmeornot and Venus Delight, and three-year-old colt pacer Always B Miki were...

Waiting On A Woman Dominates Saratoga
Nov 10  Waiting On A Woman, the fastest Maritime-bred trotter ever has become the dominant fixture at Saratoga Casino and Raceway. Yesterday afternoon the six-year-old...

White Bliss To Debut Tomorrow
Nov 10  Not often is there an opportunity to bet on a 200,000-to-1 shot, but such will be the case tomorrow at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. At least figuratively...

Palone Closing In On Major Milestone
Nov 10  Dave Palone, the leading driver at The Meadows Racetrack, near Pittsburgh, Pa., is nine wins away from being the leading harness driver in the world. He has 16,743 wins as of this morning...

Yonkers' Sunday Matinees Debut
Nov 9  Yonkers Raceway’s first of six Sunday matinees debuted with an enthusiastic and curious crowd, terrific weather and beaucoup de chevaux. (That's French for "many horses"...

Commander Crowe In For Breeders Crown
Nov 9  Snogarps Gard’s European trotting star Commander Crowe committed to the $500,000 Breeders Crown Trot by the noon deadline on Friday, Nov. 7. The Wihlborg family accepted an...

World Record For Mach It So
Nov 8  Mach It So rallied from the pocket to win Saturday night’s featured $35,000 Open Handicap Pace at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs and did so in 1:48, a world-record time...

$750,000 For Maven
Nov 8  No sooner had pedigree reader Bob Heyden introduced Saturday's equine celebrity in the Standardbred Horse Sale with, “Here comes Maven,” did auctioneer Dan Green...

Mixed Portion Of Harrisburg Sale Underway
Nov 7  High-priced broodmares were the headliners of the first day of the mixed portion of the Standardbred Horse Sale, held Friday. Selling for $200,000...

2015 Race Date Schedule For WEG
Nov 7  Woodbine Entertainment Group and the Central Ontario Standardbred Association today announced the live racing schedule for the 2015 Standardbred racing season...

Qualifying Report From The Meadowlands
Nov 7  Racing returned to the Meadowlands in the form of a dozen qualifying races this morning. The races were contested on a fast track under overcast skies with a fairly stiff breeze...

Notables Qualify On Chilly Morning At Mohawk
Nov 7  The temperature was just above the freezing mark for an eight-pack of qualifiers this morning at Mohawk Racetrack. The track was listed as fast but the judges...

Dumont Profiled
Nov 7  Trainer Marjorie Dumont and her husband JF Gange will have a trio of horses starting in Fraser Downs' rich Remembrance Day card next Tuesday. The Quebec native is profiled ...

Weeper Gives Pierce The Matron Final Hat Trick
Nov 6  Weeper, a filly he'd never driven before, gave Ron Pierce his third win tonight's Matron finals in the $179,200 event for sophomore pacing fillies, the eighth and last Matron on the card...

Big Boy Dreams Takes Glamour Boy Matron Final
Nov 6  Big Boy Dreams gave Ron Pierce and Ron Burke their second Matron wins of the evening in the $186,550 final for three-year-old pacing colts tonight at Dover Downs...

Second Straight Matron Final For Nuncio
Nov 6  While his stablemate Father Patrick went offstride at the start of tonight’s $200,350 Matron final for three-year-old trotting colts at Dover Downs, Nuncio managed to give trainer...

Track Record For Shake It Cerry In Matron Final
Nov 6  The off racing surface from a storm just before post time did little to deter Shake It Cerry from setting a track record in tonight's $160,950 Matron Final for three-year-old trotting fillies...

In The Arsenal In The Matron Winner's Circle
Nov 6  In The Arsenal notched his third straight victory in tonight's $193,200 Matron final for two-year-old pacing colts at Dover Downs with Brian Sears at the controls...

Sassa Hanover Takes Matron Final
Nov 6  Sassa Hanover gave driver Yannick Gingras his third straight Matron final win and trainer Ron Burke his second, tonight at Dover Downs in the $199,600 final for two-year-old pacing fillies...

Habitat Home First In Matron Final
Nov 6  Habitat gave Yannick Gingras a sweep of the Matron finals for rookie trotters as he captured the $237,500 colt final one race after Wild Honey took the distaff split today at Dover...

Wild Honey Wins Ninth Straight In Matron Final
Nov 6  After a half hour delay due to severe weather, today’s card at Dover Downs, featuring the eight Matron Stakes finals, got underway with the $203,800 finale for the rookie trotting...

No Florida For Czernyson
Nov 6  One face that will be noticeably absent from Sunshine Meadows Training Center in Florida this winter will be Jonas Czernyson. The likeable Swede along with his wife Christine...

Harrisburg Yearling Sale Wraps Up
Nov 6  The Conway Hall–Talktalktalk filly named Time To Talk sold from the Fair Winds Farm consignment for $75,000 today at the Standardbred Horse Sale. Time To Talk is just 21 months...

Favourites Falter In Autumn Series
Nov 6  It was not a good night to be a favourite in the Autumn Series finals Thursday night at Woodbine Racetrack. The Autumn Series for Ontario sired two-year-olds came to a close with...

In The Arsenal Deserves Top Billing
Nov 6  After tonight's victory in the Matron Stake at Dover Downs, it will be difficult to dispute that In The Arsenal deserves the number one ranking among this year's crop of two-year-old ...

Filly With Two Moms Sells For $145,000
Nov 6  When it comes to her family, yearling filly pacer A List Hanover is related to some of harness racing’s top talent. Her dam, Allamerican Nadia, was a Breeders Crown...

Baumeister Released From Hospital
Nov 6  Jacob Baumeister, a 24-year-old provisional driver, was released from the United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia late Wednesday night after being involved in a racing accident...

Drachan Hanover Florida Bound
Nov 6  Arguably the second best Ontario sired two-year-old pacing colt this season, Drachan Hanover, has earned the right to winter in Florida. That word comes from trainer...

Trixton Syndication Unique
Nov 6  When Hambletonian winner Trixton was acquired by Deo Volente Farm in New Jersey for the coming breeding season it was done on the premise that the horse would be syndicated in...

Father Patrick To Breed & Race In 2015
Nov 6  The logistics of trotter Father Patrick’s 2015 schedule, which calls for racing interspersed with stallion duties, are not yet arranged, says syndicate partner Adam Bowden...

Windylane's Son Has Her Attitude
Nov 6  So far in his brief racing career, trotter Muscle Diamond’s strength has been his attitude. It’s a trait he might have inherited from his mom, former star Windylane Hanover...

Napolitano Injured At Pocono
Nov 6  Driver George Napolitano Jr. was injured in an accident during a race at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs on Wednesday night. Napolitano, Pocono’s leading driver once again this year...

Wednesday Wrap From Harrisburg
Nov 5  Through the close of sales on Wednesday, the cumulative yearling average at the Standardbred Horse Sale made up some ground from losses against 2013 as the average of all horses ...

Meadowlands Qualifiers Moved
Nov 5  Due to inclement weather for tomorrow, qualifiers at the Meadowlands Racetrack have been moved to 9:30 a.m. on Friday...

957 For Blooded Horse Sale
Nov 5  A catalogue of 957 head will be offered for the Fall Speed Sale in Delaware, Ohio this month. Catalogues are now available for the ...

Towners Image's Miracle Baby
Nov 5  When trainer Ray Schnittker looked at yearling pacer Tailgunner Hanover, he saw a resemblance to half-brother Riggins. Schnittker trained Riggins, who earned $924,758 during a ...

Smedshammer & Svanstedt Active At Harrisburg
Nov 4  Trond Smedshammer bought only two horses during Monday’s opening round of the Standardbred Horse Sale, but came away with more than a handful in the second session...

WEG Stakes Nominations Approaching
Nov 4  Woodbine Entertainment Group is now accepting nominations for 10 stakes series scheduled for the winter months. Each series carries a nomination fee of $200 ...

Win 6,000 For Christoforou
Nov 4  Chris Christoforou joined the 6,000 win club Monday night at Woodbine Racetrack. Christoforou, 43, steered pacer World Away to victory in the evening’s seventh ...

Hape & Dublin Rose Star In Autumn Finals
Nov 4  Hape and Dublin Rose turned in career best performances to win their respective Autumn Series finales Monday night at Woodbine Racetrack. The three-week Autumn Series for Ontario...

$390,000 Tops Harrisburg First Session
Nov 3  Buying a yearling is just one step in the process of getting a racehorse, or perhaps more accurately getting a horse to the races, as trainer Jonas Czernyson is well aware...

Always B Miki To Be Supplemented To Crown
Nov 3  Three-year-old colt pacer Always B Miki, a winner of four races in a row and eight of his last nine, will be supplemented to compete in the Breeders Crown at the Meadowlands Racetrack...

Breeders Crown Deadlines Looming
Nov 3  With most divisional titles still in play as the Grand Circuit heads towards the Matron Stakes at Dover Downs, the spotlight turns shortly to the Meadowlands Racetrack...

New Graduate Series At The Meadowlands
Nov 3  The Meadowlands announced today the creation of the $1 million Graduate Series, a new initiative designed to provide racing opportunities for four-year-old trotters and pacers...

Neeko Stein Killed
Nov 3  Neeko Stein, the 19 year-old son of the founder of Victory Lane Training Centre, was killed this past weekend in a car accident in Flamboro. "He knew all about training horses. He...

Matron Finals Thursday
Nov 3  A total of $1,561,150 in Matron Stakes purses is on the line in eight stakes on a giant Thursday program at Dover Downs. Post time is 4:30 p.m. A $26,000 Delaware Special...

Boni Identifies Harrisburg Bargains
Nov 3  "People have to look at the horses that are selling and look at a lot of them if they are to give themselves a chance to get lucky. There will be bargains at this sale as there are...

Gingras Hot At Vernon
Nov 1  It's seemed lately that Yannick Gingras has had the Midas touch, racking up stakes wins with incredible ease. He continued in that fashion tonight at Vernon Downs, taking...

E L Titan Defeats Father Patrick
Nov 1  The top trotters and pacers in the sport of harness racing descended upon Hoosier Park Racing & Casino on Friday to battle it out for the lucrative purses offered on the ...

New Rules At The Meadowlands
Oct 31  Beginning with the 2014-2015 season at The Meadowlands, there will be a new condition attached to all Late and Early Closer finals that limits the number of horses a trainer...

Artspeak Done For The Year
Oct 31  Multiple-stakes-winner Artspeak is finished racing this year. Trainer Tony Alagna said today the two-year-old colt pacer would begin his offseason now in preparation...

Charmed Life Finally Draws Well
Oct 31  Coming off a race described by trainer Dave Menary as “vicious,” former Ontario Sires Stakes star Charmed Life might finally be sitting pretty as she gets ready for Saturday’s $178,000...

Win 7,000 For Jody Jamieson
Oct 30  Jody Jamieson became the newest member of the 7,000 win club Thursday night at Woodbine Racetrack. In the evening’s seventh race, Jamieson guide pacer Frankie Boy to victory...

Autumn Stakes Action Continues
Oct 30  Another action packed round of the Autumn Series took place Thursday night at Woodbine Racetrack. A trio of $14,000 second leg divisions for the two-year-old ...

Burke Still Busy As Stakes Season Winds Down
Oct 30  As the races for divisional honours head toward the finish line, trainer Ron Burke is hoping for continued strong performances from his horses down the stretch. Burke sends 18 ...

Waples/Austin Evening A Resounding Success
Oct 30  Hundreds of people converged at Mohawk Racetrack on Wednesday evening to pay tribute to two harness racing icons, first cousins Keith and Ron Waples. The event also served...

Town Pro Passes
Oct 30  Town Pro p,3,1:51.4 ($1,229,582) died in her sleep at the age of 27 at her home at White Birch Farm, in Imlaystown, N.J., on Oct. 26, 2014. She was buried at the high point of the farm...

9,000 Wins For Sears
Oct 29  Brian Sears became the 15th driver in harness racing history to win 9,000 races on Tuesday night at Yonkers Raceway. The milestone win came aboard The Way I Am in...

Andrew Hits Gold With Smexi Dam
Oct 28  "Tell Jimmy Takter I'm waiting by the phone." Such was the reaction of Meridian Farms' Bill Andrew when asked about his thoughts on Smexi winning the...

Sunshine Beach To Seelsters
Oct 28  Blue Chip and Seelster Farms announced today that Battle of Brandywine winner, and World Champion, Sunshine Beach p, 2, 1:52.1s, 3 1:47.4f –’13 ($977,438) will be standing ...

Sirens Now Required At Ontario Tracks
Oct 27  The Board of the Ontario Racing Commission approved revisions and new rules directing all Standardbred racetracks to upgrade their emergency warning light systems to now...

WEG Draw Schedule Change
Oct 27  The Woodbine race office would like to advise horse people of a change to the draw schedule for the Woodbine Fall/Winter meet. Effective immediately, Saturday...

JK Shesalady Is A Dream Come True For Johansson
Oct 27  As trainer Nancy Johansson gets ready to prepare JK Shesalady for the final weeks of her season, she can only laugh when she thinks about how the star filly pacer looked a year ago...

Takter Averages $17,831 Per Start
Oct 27  It's no secret that the two dominant racing stables in North American harness racing are those of Ron Burke and Jimmy Takter. What is somewhat surprising...

Waples/Austin Online Auction Ends Tonight
Oct 27  This is the final day for the Keith & Ron Waples Tribute Night online auction, a precursor to the event on Wednesday at Mohawk which is a fundraiser for the daughters of...

Pacers Star At Santa Anita
Oct 26  The cheering never really stopped for Monterey Rebel and Saddle The Wind. Now 25 and 21, respectively, and known as “Rebel” and “Saddles,” the two pacers left the track...

Yonkers Hosts A Stakes-Laden Program
Oct 25  Nuncio took the Yonkers Trot, All Bets Off was best in the Messenger Stakes, and Natural Herbie bagged the International Trot Preview as part of a stakes-packed program...

Fall Four Stakes In The Books
Oct 25  Artspeak, JK Shesalady, Pinkman, and Smexi won the Governors Cup, Three Diamonds, Valley Victory, and Goldsmith Maid, respectively on Saturday night at Woodbine...

Two-Year-Olds Clash In Madison County Divisions
Oct 25  Rookies of both sexes and gaits contested Madison County divisions on Saturday night at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino. The total purse for the six events was over $302,000...

Six Straight For First Class Horse
Oct 25  First Class Horse stretched his win streak to six with a 1:54.2 win in the first of two $22,500 Premiers Divisions for rookie pacing males on Saturday at Alberta Downs...

New Jersey Futurity To Western Pioneer
Oct 25  Western Pioneer, making his first start for new owners, overcame a judges’ inquiry to post his first career victory in the $43,000 New Jersey Futurity...

Speed Again Turns Away P H Supercam
Oct 25  Speed Again led every step of the way to win the featured Open Pace on Saturday night at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. The race carried the night’s top purse of $35,000...

Modern Legend Finishes First In Woodbine's Preferred
Oct 25  Modern Legend, this year's Canadian Pacing Derby winner, scored his first victory since that event with a 1:50.4 performance in the $34,000 preferred pace on Saturday night...

Panocchio Hauls Down "The Jaguar"
Oct 25  The New York invader Panocchio upset the highly-vaunted Prairie Jaguar on Saturday night in Pompano Park's $10,000 Open pace. The winner, no stranger...

Southfield Shadow Strikes In Maritime Breeders Final
Oct 25  Southfield Shadow rallied in deep stretch to knock off race favourite Dusty Lane Galaxy to win the Buddy Campbell Memorial in the Maritime Breeders final...

Kawartha Downs Ends Season On High Note
Oct 25  More than 2,000 fans flocked to Kawartha Downs to send the track’s 2014 season out on a high note on Saturday night. Reg Gassien, who has driven...

Fireyourguns Shows His Heels To His Rivals
Oct 25  With three horses scratched in an already short field, Fireyourguns had it pretty much his own way while winning the $9,500 Open pace at Batavia Downs on Saturday night...

Dragon Fever Leads John MacDonald Grand Slam
Oct 25  John MacDonald was the star of the show at Vernon Downs on Saturday (October 25) evening, winning four of 13 races on the card - three of them with his own trainees...

Will It Be Lyons Again, Again?
Oct 25  Lyons Again won his elimination last Saturday night and will be looking to take down the rich final of the Governor's Cup tonight at Woodbine Racetrack...

Clear Vision & Market Share Take Dayton Derbies
Oct 25  The night was supposed to belong to Foiled Again and Creatine and although each raced very creditably neither was able to capture a Grand Circuit Dayton Derby...

Set Me Up & Meladys Monet Star At Yonkers
Oct 24  Yonkers Raceway’s Friday night $35,000 co-featured Open Handicaps, one for distaff pacers and one for any trotter, were won by a pocketed Set Me Up (George Brennan) and a two-move...

Kawartha Downs’s Successful Season Ends Saturday
Oct 24  At the start of 2014 it appeared that horse racing would no longer take place at Kawartha Downs in Fraserville, Ontario, which had hosted harness races for more than 40 years. However...

Doug Hyatt Passes
Oct 23  Longtime horse owner Doug Hyatt passed away earlier today following a long battle with cancer. He is best known for his involvement with such standouts as Elegantimage, Holborn...

Commander Crowe Makes US Debut Saturday
Oct 23  Baseball fans in New York are familiar with the “Le Grand Orange,” the nickname of popular former Mets star Rusty Staub. Now, nearly 30 years after Staub’s retirement, racing fans...

Lyons Developer On The Edge
Oct 22  Ciaran Morrison is hardly a household name in harness racing circles but that may be changing. The Irish born trainer is the man responsible for the development of Cane ...

Nuncio Goes For Another Jewel In Triple Crown
Oct 22  “Father Patrick, he’s Gretzky or Michael Jordan. There’s no effort. Nuncio really has to work at it to be what he is. The other one, he’s just got it. But Nuncio has got a hell of an attitude...

McNairs Make OSS History
Oct 22  The father and son team of Gregg and Doug McNair of Guelph, Ontario, made history in the Ontario Sires Stakes program's recently concluded 2014 season. Gregg topped the...

Update On Waples Tribute Night
Oct 22  Due to the overwhelming response for tickets to the upcoming Tribute Night for Keith and Ron Waples, the event has been moved from the Sports Dining Room at Mohawk...

Real Desire To Ivy Lane Farm
Oct 22  World champion pacing sire Real Desire, whose first Indiana-bred crop of two-year-olds made its debut this year, will stand at Ivy Lane Farm in Goshen, Ind., beginning...

Saturday's Stakes Card At Yonkers
Oct 22  All together now…”The pills are alive with the sound of stakes draws…” Post positions have been procured for Yonkers Raceway’s stakes-stuffed Saturday night program...

Gingras Talks Final Four Starters
Oct 21  After guiding Lyons Again to his first career win in his Governor’s Cup elimination at Woodbine last weekend, Yannick Gingras believes it is just the start for the two-year-old colt pacer...

Win 5,000 For Saftic
Oct 20  Tonight at Woodbine Racetrack, Mike Saftic recorded his 5,000 career driving victory behind trotter Magic Shelley. One of the most consistent and popular drivers on the WEG...

Waples Tribute Night Online Auction Now Up
Oct 20  The online auction component of the Keith & Ron Waples Tribute Night is now live with a multitude of items available. The online auction, available...

Hanson Leaves Morrisville College
Oct 20  David Hanson, the former reproductive manager and sale manager for Morrisville State College in New York has taken the position of general manager of the Standardbred Breeding...

Artspeak A Definite For Governor's Cup Final
Oct 20  Despite back to back breaks in stride Artspeak will head postward on Saturday night to contest the $565,000 Governors Cup at Woodbine Racetrack. The two-year-old pacing...

Bee A Magician Takes On The Boys Again
Oct 20  Yonkers Raceway has announced the octet of world-class trotters for this Saturday night’s International Trot Preview. The race, at 1-1/4 miles for a purse of $250,000...

Bax Upcoming Move Featured
Oct 20  “We decided to move west of Toronto to where the tracks and money are. There was a lot of travelling and Mohawk will be five minutes from where we live. There are others close by like Flamboro...

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