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Girls Vs. Boys Saturday At Red Shores

January 19, 2018:

Drivingthedragon N had to take on the top boys in Island racing all by herself last week but gets some extra female companionship this Saturday at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Yonkers Wagering, Post Time Updates

January 19, 2018:

Yonkers Raceway, with the approval of the New York State Gaming Commission, shall implement a pair of wagering changes, effectively immediately....read on

North American Harness Update Live Show

January 19, 2018:

The schedule for "the Internet’s favourite harness racing handicapping show", North American Harness Update, is set for its special live show at The Meadows Racetrack on Friday, January 19....read on

Cantab Hall, Western Ideal Honoured

January 19, 2018:

The Living Horse Hall of Fame nominating committee of the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame has announced the results of recent balloting to determine the 2018 inductees into the Harness Racing Living Horse Hall of Fame....read on

Three Florida Hall Of Fame Inductees

January 19, 2018:

The Florida Chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association has announced the Hall of Fame inductees for 2018 and the annual award winners for the 2017 harness racing season....read on

Media Excellence Finalists Featured

January 19, 2018:

In advance of the 2017 O'Brien Awards, Trot Insider features the two finalists in the Outstanding Broadcast category of the Media Excellence Awards....read on

2018 Two-Year-Olds In Training

January 19, 2018:

Standardbred Canada has released the initial set of 2018 two-year-olds in training for our popular and comprehensive nation-wide list....read on

Blizzard Series Opens At Woodbine

January 18, 2018:

Circle The Page and Franschoek drew first blood in Thursday evening’s (Jan. 18) opening round of the Blizzard Series at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Morgan Wins Five At Dover

January 18, 2018:

Tony Morgan racked up five winners, including One To Draw To in one of the trio of feature races, on Thursday (Jan. 18) at Dover Downs. Sometimes Said recorded his fifth straight victory, while Never Say Never N won the other $14,500 Winners-Over pace....read on

Camera Lady Sweeps Clear Late

January 18, 2018:

Camera Lady got her picture taken again Thursday (Jan. 18) at The Meadows when she swooped the field in the final quarter to capture the $18,000 Fillies and Mares Not Listed Preferred/Preferred Handicap Pace....read on

Major Milestone For Mike Merton

January 18, 2018:

Mike Merton notched his 3,000th career driving win on Thursday afternoon (Jan. 18) at Monticello Raceway, teaming up with Armor Hanover in the afternoon’s seventh race....read on

Flamboro Abandons Thursday Races

January 18, 2018:

Due to a failure in the track's lighting system, Flamboro Downs has abandoned Thursday evening's (Jan. 18) races....read on

‘Call Girl’ Continues To Cash

January 18, 2018:

Cenalta Call Girl is in the midst of a love affair with Cal Expo, having won five of her eight starts at this track since arriving from Canada with Rene Goulet....read on

Hall Accepting Class Of 2018 Noms

January 18, 2018:

The public is invited to participate in the nomination of people and horses that have made a significant contribution to Canadian Standardbred or Thoroughbred horse racing, for induction to the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame in 2018....read on

Burke On The Quest For 100

January 18, 2018:

“I don’t care how many years you’ve raced, it’s (100 wins is) a lot. And he’s done it in stakes races and conditioned races. I give the horse all the credit in the world. I don’t know if we’ll ever see another like him.”...read on

Ric Flair To Attend Racing Awards

January 18, 2018:

Last year it was 'Elvis' who greeted the attendees at the U.S. Harness Writers Association’s (USHWA) annual Dan Patch Awards dinner in Las Vegas, and this year on Sunday night, Feb. 25, it will be professional wrestling legend 'The Nature Boy' Ric Flair who will welcome everyone at the Rosen Shingle Creek resort in Orlando, Fla....read on

‘Dagger,’ ‘Kanna’ Win Co-Features

January 18, 2018:

Diamond Dagger and Katch Kanna took top honors in their respective co-featured $11,000 trotting events on Wednesday night (January 17) at Pompano Park....read on

Winter Series Takeover At Woodbine

January 18, 2018:

Winter Series action will resume this week at Woodbine Racetrack with strong numbers for the start of the Blizzard and Snowshoe....read on

Reid Reflects On Kendall Seelster

January 18, 2018:

"These were new owners that we just got, so to have that kind of success the first year for them was really good, and to have a filly that's just so easy to get along with and will give 100 per cent each start...that's the dream job."...read on

Friday Meadowlands Preview

January 18, 2018:

Live racing will return to the Meadowlands Racetrack on Friday (January 19) with another action-filled 14-race card....read on

Starkewski’s Looking For More

January 18, 2018:

“I’m crossing my fingers and my toes, but some of them (two-year-olds) are already showing some ability. Last year was good. Now I’m looking to improve on it.”...read on

Sweet Bobbie Narrowly Prevails

January 17, 2018:

Sweet Bobbie nosed out Valuable Art in 1:52 to win the $25,000 Mares Open pace Wednesday (Jan. 17) at Dover Downs, while Cocktail Time took the $18,000 sub-feature....read on

Miss Irish Rose A Best At Buffalo

January 17, 2018:

Wagering may have been cancelled at Buffalo Raceway due to electrical problems, but Miss Irish Rose A was still all business in taking the featured $9,500 Open Pace for the mares on Wednesday night (Jan. 17) in a snappy 1:59.1....read on

Muscle Matters Repeats In London

January 17, 2018:

After sustaining a first-over press to win last week, Muscle Matters ($3.50) called all the shots in a repeat Preferred 2 Handicap score on Wednesday evening (Jan. 17) at The Raceway at Western Fair District, parrying a late bid from Seeyou Men to capture his second straight $11,500 feature in Forest City....read on

SBOANJ Directors Attend Governor's Ball

January 17, 2018:

On Tuesday, January 16, the Standardbred Breeders and Owners Association of New Jersey (SBOANJ) and their political action committee, TrotPAC, were represented at Governor Phil Murphy's inaugural ball at MetLife Stadium at the Meadowlands....read on

EHV-1 Case Confirmed At New Bolton

January 17, 2018:

The University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture confirmed a case of equine herpesvirus (EHV-1) on Tuesday, Jan. 16 at New Bolton Center in Kennett Square, Pa. Elective equine appointments at New Bolton have been cancelled pending further instructions from the regional state veterinarian....read on

Frozen In Ice: An Iconic Day

January 17, 2018:

When visitors converge on Ottawa’s Confederation Park in the heart of the nation’s capital to celebrate the 40th edition of Winterlude on February 2, they will be greeted by a crystalline ice sculpture of a life-size harness horse, complete with sulky and driver....read on

Big M Return Brings Fond Memories

January 17, 2018:

Iron Mine Bucky and trainer Greg Haverstick return to the Meadowlands Racetrack on Friday (Jan. 19) for the eighth time since appearing there in the 2016 Hambletonian Stakes, but the trip never gets old. Haverstick relives Hambletonian Day every time he goes back....read on

Shark Gal Relentless At Meadows

January 17, 2018:

Shark Gal was first-over forever, but she still had enough in the tank to draw off in the lane en route to victory in Wednesday’s (Jan. 17) feature at The Meadows, a $12,700 conditioned pace for fillies and mares....read on

O’Brien Awards Hosts Announced

January 17, 2018:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that Ken Middleton and Jason Portuondo will co-host the 2017 O’Brien Awards on Saturday, Feb. 3 at the Hilton Mississauga / Meadowvale Hotel in Mississauga, Ont....read on

Terry Stone Passes

January 17, 2018:

Former Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) Director of Racing Terry Stone passed away suddenly on January 15, 2018....read on

Monticello Qualifiers Rescheduled

January 17, 2018:

Officials with Monticello Raceway have announced that the track’s Thursday (January 18) qualifying session has been rescheduled....read on

‘Hobby Horse’ Is All Business In Final

January 17, 2018:

Things didn’t turn out so well the first two times James Kennedy guided Dougs Hobby Horse for Rick Bertrand, as the mare made breaks on both occasions. The third time was the charm, as they teamed up for a decisive victory in last week’s Gary Budahn Trot....read on

No Wagering On Buffalo’s Jan. 17 Card

January 17, 2018:

Officials with Buffalo Raceway have announced that they have been forced to cancel wagering on the track’s Wednesday evening (January 17) live card....read on

Museum Seeks Donated Breedings

January 17, 2018:

Do you have a breeding that you won’t be using this season? The Harness Racing Museum and Hall of Fame has a home for it!...read on

Roger Hall Passes

January 17, 2018:

Horseman Roger L. Hall, 73, of Utica, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, January 14 at his home....read on

Glidemaster On The Move

January 17, 2018:

It has been announced that world champion racehorse and sire Glidemaster 3,1:51.1 ($2,038,575) is being relocated....read on

Harness Handicapping Qualifier Saturday

January 17, 2018:

Two more spots are up for grabs this Saturday in Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment’s $200 January Qualifier for the World Harness Handicapping Championship....read on

‘Post Time’ Preview

January 17, 2018:

‘Post Time with Mike and Mike’ has sent out a preview of the upcoming edition of its show....read on

Brown Cautiously Optimistic

January 17, 2018:

The 2017 racing season saw Brian Brown’s Downbytheseaside and Fear The Dragon earn a distinction that was last accomplished by Timesareachanging and Western Terror. And although he is cautious with his expectations at this point, Brown has hopes for one of his particular three-year-olds this coming stakes season....read on

Fave Somebeachsomewhere Races

January 17, 2018:

Which of Somebeachsomewhere's races was your favourite? Have your say!....read on

Tilikum Upsets In London Distaff

January 16, 2018:

She had to endure an eventful journey from the second row, but Tilikum ($34.50) was once again able to reach when it counted, upending odds-on favourite Thewayulooktonight to capture Tuesday evening’s (Jan. 16) featured $10,500 Preferred 2 for pacing mares at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

Filled Donut Repeats At Dover

January 16, 2018:

Filled Donut overcame leaving from the outside post 8 to win his second straight, delivering a 1:54.1 success in the $16,000 featured trot in the Tuesday (Jan. 16) headliner at Dover Downs. Jack Parker, Jr. drove NF Happenstance to her third consecutive victory to win the $13,000 winners-over trot....read on

Miami Claiming Series In Full Swing

January 16, 2018:

Six more Claim To Fame Series divisions went postward on Tuesday afternoon (Jan. 16) at Miami Valley Raceway, two for $12,500 claiming mares and four for $8,000 horses and geldings. When the dust settled, 17 of the 53 horses that entered went home to new owners via the claim box....read on

'Pendragon' Reaches, Five For Wilder

January 16, 2018:

After unsuccessfully challenging Phoenix Warrior N down the backside, Arthur Pendragon tried him again late, inching by in the lane to capture Tuesday’s (Jan. 16) $18,000 Winners Over $10,000 Life/Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows....read on

Pompano Open Gets ‘Charged’

January 16, 2018:

All Charged Up, driven by John MacDonald, used an electrifying charge from the pocket turning for home and scored a 1:54.1 win in Pompano Park's $11,000 Open Handicap Pace for mares on Monday night (January 15)....read on

Doolin To Receive Humanitarian Award

January 16, 2018:

Anne Doolin, whose compassion for animals and people in peril has moved her to rescue and foster thousands of pets and provide meals and services for so many in need, has been named the 2017 January Davies Humanitarian Award winner presented by the United States Harness Writers Association....read on

Christine Cachaza Passes

January 16, 2018:

Christine Cachaza, 61, much loved mother, nana, sister, aunt, and friend, passed away on Friday, January 12 after a two-year battle with pancreatic cancer....read on

Foreclosure N Semen To Australia, NZ

January 16, 2018:

Oakwood Stud in County Offaly, Ireland has reported that semen from its top pacing stallion, Foreclosure N, will be made available in Australia and New Zealand shortly....read on

Country Kay Sue Passes

January 16, 2018:

Hall of Fame broodmare Country Kay Sue, the dam of 1995 US Horse of the Year CR Kay Suzie, passed away on Monday (January 15) in Ocala, Fla. at the age of 32, according to owner Rod Allen....read on


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