Downbytheseaside Impressive In Qualifier
World champion pacing colt Downbytheseaside, the 2016 Governor's Cup champion, made his second appearance on the track as a three-year-old with a 1:51.2 qualifying victory...
Wind Of The North Stars At Harrington
Daryl Bier and Joann Dombeck's Wind Of The North (Victor Kirby) had a successful Harrington Raceway debut with a 1:55.4 win in the featured $15,000 Open Trot...
Deliciouslynaughty Ties Track Record
Deliciouslynaughty has certainly been a dominate damsel this season. She proved it once again tonight, this time by finding a place in the Buffalo Raceway record book with a gutsy nose...
Record Number Of (New) Prix D'Ete Nominees
The record number of nominees for the $200,000 Prix D’Ete at the Hippodrome 3R continues as just one of the 33 horses originally nominated have dropped out...
Fabulous Free For All Female Pacers
Mention this year’s group of older female pacers to Mark Harder and the longtime trainer can only shake his head in amazement.
The division is led by returning...
Merriman On A Roll
Aaron Merriman, who recorded his 9,000th lifetime win earlier this month, is pulling away from his rivals in terms of races won this year.
As April winds down he has...
Camluck Mare Takes Pompano Open
Spilling The Beans, who took a lifetime mark of 1:51.3 in Open 3 competition at Pompano Park last week, stepped up a notch to claim the top prize in the $9,500 Open Pace for Mares...
Tight Lines Overcomes Conditions
It ain't a fit night out for man or beast.”
Such were the words of W. C. Fields many decades ago, repeated tonight before, during and after the $100,000 ...
Spreading The Joy
The Joy Luck Club continues to impress in London as she scored her third straight win, and fifth in her last six starts tonight at The Raceway.
Bob McClure was up...
Harrington Open To Enhance Your Mind
Bryan Truitt's Enhance Your Mind (Victor Kirby) was a 1:54 winner in the $16,000 Mares Open today at Harrington Raceway. For the second straight night, less than favourable conditions...
Mares Prevail Again In Miami Open
For the second straight week, a mare beat the boys in the $22,000 Open Trot at Miami Valley Raceway. This time it was Churita (Kayne Kauffman), a five-year-old daughter of...
NA Cup Eligibles Number 53
Woodbine Entertainment Group today released the latest update of eligible horses for this year’s Pepsi North America Cup.
Following the April 15 sustaining payment...
New Mobile Site For USTA
The U.S. Trotting Association announced the relaunch of a new and improved mobile site at m.ustrotting.com today.
Originally launched in April 2015 with basic...
For The Love Of The Game
Cathy Rutherford is a harness racing “lifer.” She drove in her first race in 1981, at the age of 14, and has competed as a driver in each of the 36 years since then. She has never started ...
Tioga Downs Readies For Season
Tioga Downs will commence their 12th harness racing season on Saturday, May 6th at 5 p..m in front of thousands of fans combining opening day with the Kentucky Derby. Opening...
WEG Unveils Plans For Woodbine Land
Woodbine Entertainment Group today unveiled the completed master plan for the Woodbine Racetrack lands.
Woodbine’s privately owned 684 acre site will be transformed...
US Pacing Championship Renamed For Sam McKee
The US Pacing Championship, long one of the signature events on Hambletonian Day, will be renamed The Sam McKee Memorial beginning this August in honour of the track’s...
Darling's 2017 Rookie Crop
It's no secret that Jack Darling has a love for good looking horses and is not shy about paying for the privilege of owning some.
This past winter the Cambridge, Ontario, horseman...
Added Features At The Raceway
The staff at The Raceway at Western Fair District are busy gearing up for what promises to be a busy and exciting month of May with a couple of new initiatives thrown in for good ...
Weiss Continues At Pocono
Dash Of Danger looked to complete a sweep of his four $15,000 preliminary rounds of the Bobby Weiss Series for male pacers tonight at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, bu...
Upcoming Schedule At Yonkers
Yonkers Raceway reminds one and all of some changes to the upcoming live racing schedule.
May’s schedule is essentially business as usual, with first post every Monday...
Hickory Icon Tops AT Plainridge
Miami Valley Raceway shipper Hickory Icon was placed in the capable hands of Eddie Davis Jr. for the $15,000 Open handicap pace at Plainridge Park this afternoon and the two ...
An overcast sky on an unseasonably cool spring day greeted customers at Harrington Raceways's opening night for the track's 71st season of live harness racing...
Remembering Don Byrne
The Alberta harness racing community lost one of its great owners last week with the passing of Don Byrne of St Albert. The 81 year old patriarch left behind a distinguished career as a...
Harper Blue Chip Wins Qualifier
O’Brien Award winning trotter Harper Blue Chip made his first start since December a winning one in the second of seven qualifiers this morning at Mohawk. He was one...
Unique Twist At 3R Opener
Harness racing fans attending live or wagering via off-track-betting and on the Internet for the opening day 2017 program today at Hippodrome 3R were met with a surprise ...
Anwar Hanover Stars At Pocono
Anwar Hanover ($42.40), riding great second-over cover for Andrew McCarthy, caught the first over Cruise Patrol by a neck to lower his mark by a tick to 1:51.1 in winning the $18,000...
Winning Return For Panocchio
Panocchio, returning to the racing wars after a two month layoff because of sickness, showed his gameness by defeating a classy octet of pacers in the $11,000 Open Handicap...
It's Andy Miller Time At Big M
The Meadowlands winner’s circle was painted orange tonight as Andy Miller swept the co-featured upper level paces en route to a four-win night during the 11 race program...
Major Uptrend Wins Fourth Straight
Major Uptrend has now won four times in a row, and is a nose away from having won eight straight, after he made the 181 mile ship from Dover to The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono...
Levy Final To Keystone Velocity
Keystone Velocity and Somewhere In L A both left hard as the gate closed in tonight’s $529,000 final of the George Morton Levy final at Yonkers and the aggressive moves paid ...
Mackenzie A The Best In Matchmaker Final
The favourites faltered in tonight's $310,600 Blue Chip Matchmaker final at Yonkers and Mackenzie A and Jordan Stratton took full advantage to win handily.
Lispatty took advantage...
Seeing Clearly In Levy Consolation
The 11 year-old Clear Vision defeated a pair of his former stablemates in tonight’s $100,000 Levy consolation at Yonkers Raceway for those free for all pacers who didn’t quite ...
McRaven Returns Better Than Ever
McRaven, the hard luck colt that was sidelined after just two starts, both Ohio Sires Stakes victories, as a two-year-old, is back bigger and better than ever. The son of McArdle...
Matchmaker Consolation To Hidden Land
The Ontario-sired Hidden Land picked the right night to break her maiden for 2017 in Yonkers’ $75,000 Consolation for the Matchmaker Stakes tonight.
The race was controlled early...
Harper Blue Chip Among Steacy’s Starters Monday
Trainer Mark Steacy has entered 10 horses in the qualifying races Monday at Mohawk including an O’Brien Award winner as well as a youngster charting her first line...
Mr Irresistible Was Untouchable
Mr Irresistible wasted no time making his mark on the East Coast as the harness racing season opened up at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving...
Canwood Stars As Series Conclude At The Meadows
Canwood used the Lightning Lane to power past her stablemate, Massive Risk, and capture today’s $27,200 championship of the Princess Pablano Trot at The Meadows ...
Yoga Pants & Knight Star On Fraser’s Closer
Scott Knight notched a milestone victory and Yogi Pants extended her winning streak on the closing card this afternoon at Fraser Downs.
Yoga Pants scored her third win in as many starts...
Hot Deuce Impressive In Open
Just imagine if Hot Deuce would have seen a pylon.
Being parked the entire mile in Buffalo Raceway's $10,000 Open pace tonight, Hot Deuce still incredibly managed...
John Brocklehurst Passes
John P. Brocklehurst, 81, a second generation horseman in a family whose reach in harness racing now extends to a fourth generation, passed away this morning.
A resident of Mercer...
The Stars Came Out At Big M
Some of the top performers and award winners from last season were on hand this morning at the Meadowlands where they contested 13 qualifying races.
Three trotting titans squared off...
Good Morning For McNair In Florida
Ontario trainer Gregg McNair sent out three horses to qualify this morning at Pompano Park, American Sportsman, Solar Sister and Hill Of A Colt, and was rewarded with a win and...
Kawartha Opens Monday For Training
In preparation for the 45th season of racing at Kawartha Downs, the track will be open for training starting this Monday (April 24) from 6 a.m. to noon. The 2017 training schedule is every...
Simard Ready For 3R Opener Sunday
His nickname is ‘The Black Cat’ and many horse racing fans know him that way or as driver/trainer Richard Simard, but whatever you call him he is ready for plenty of action this season...
DA Magician Sweeps Linton
DA Magician managed to hold off a determined Mateo to capture Friday night’s $75,000 Keith Linton Memorial for the glamour boys at Fraser Downs.
Trainer/driver/owner Serge Masse...
Tuonoblu Rex Wins NA Debut
Tuonoblu Rex, the American-sired, Italian-bred, and Dutch-trained son of Cantab Hall, entered tonight's $20,000 Preferred Trot at the Meadowlands with a healthy amount of hype...
Six For Stratton At Yonkers
Twas the night before the finals of the George Morton Levy and Blue Chip Matchmaker and all through the house, not a creature was stirring except for Jordan Stratton...
Rosemary Rose Remains Undefeated In Hackett Final
Rosemary Rose kept her undefeated streak alive tonight at Miami Valley Raceway capturing the 46th edition of the James K. Hackett Memorial for three-year-old Ohio-sired fillies in ...
Successful Homecoming For Studio City
After making two starts at Rosecroft Raceway in Maryland to begin his 2017 campaign, Studio City had a successful return to familiar territory, that being Buffalo Raceway tonight ...
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