Join The SBOA New Owner Mentoring Group Of 2016

Each year the Standardbred Breeders Of Ontario Association (SBOA) offers nine individuals the opportunity to purchase a share of a Standardbred yearling. With the assistance of a knowledgeable mentor and an experienced trainer, both carefully selected by the SBOA, the nine newcomers to harness racing are guided through the intricacies of ownership. Participants learn about […] Read more »

OSS Grassroots Champions Crowned; Ontario-Sired, Lady Shadow, Wins Milton Stakes

The 2016 Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots season came to a close on Saturday night (September 24) at Mohawk Racetrack with eight new divisional title holders emerging from the $400,000 championships. Top pacing mare Lady Shadow was also in the spotlight, winning the $311,000 Milton Stakes. Trot Insider has provided coverage of the eight, $50,000 Grassroots […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Betting Line, Wins The Little Brown Jug

  Betting Line paced a world record 1:49 mile in the second heat of the Little Brown Jug on Thursday, September 22 at the Delaware County Fairground in Ohio, as the Ontario Sired son of Bettors Delight captured the 71st edition of the Jug in straight heats for trainer Casie Coleman and driver David Miller. […] Read more »

Big Bad Bill, Windy Sport, Aint Three OK, And Yogi Bayama Get OSS Gold Wins In Grand River

Trevor Henry returned to his former stomping grounds at Grand River Raceway on Monday night and reminded fans just how efficient he can be on a half-mile racetrack. The Arthur, ON resident guided five of his nine mounts to victory, including wins in three of four $105,000 Gold Series divisions. Both the two-year-old pacing colts […] Read more »

Strong 2016 Canadian Yearling Sale

Standardbred Canada’s 2016 Canadian Yearling Sale boasted a strong 17 per cent increase in gross sales over the 2015 edition. Pacing-bred yearling Brunos From Mars fetched the highest price topping six figures. The son of Mach Three – Boy Meets Girl, a full brother to standouts Mach Dreamer and Drain Daddy, was purchased by Jack […] Read more »

The OSS Semi-Finals For Three-Year-Olds Continue At Mohawk

  The Ontario Sires Stakes Semi-Finals continued on Friday night (September 16) at Mohawk Racetrack as the three-year-olds faced off for a spot in their divisional Grassroots Championships. The top five finishers from each of the $20,000 Semi-Finals will advance to the Grassroots Championships, which will be held on Saturday, September 24 at Mohawk. Three-Year-Old […] Read more »