Ontario-Sired, Maxim Seelster, Wires Preferred Mares

There was no stopping even-money favourite Maxim Seelster, or driver Bob McClure for that matter, on Sunday night (November 19) at Flamboro Downs as they led from start to finish in the $10,500 Fillies & Mares Preferred 2 Pace. Leaving from post four, Maxim Seelster set up shop on the front-end and cruised through fractions of :27.4, […] Read more »

Zorgwijk Sophia, And Gotta Pay To Play Take Home OSS Gold From Flamboro

With prohibitive favourites Smoke And Mirrors and Kadabra Queen both making breaks in their respective events, rookie trotting fillies Zorgwijk Sophia ($35.00) and Gotta Pay To Play ($82.30) were able to spring major upsets in Wednesday evening’s (October 4) Ontario Sires Stakes Gold event at Flamboro Downs. In the first $98,400 division, carded as race […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Charlie Is A Joker, Sets New Track And Canadian Record

Stablemates Charlie Is A Joker and Muscle Matters were separated by just a neck at the wire in a 1-2 record finish in Sunday night’s co-featured $11,000 Preferred 2 Trot at Flamboro Downs for the Ben Baillargeon stable. Charlie Is A Joker (driven by Bob McClure) led the field through fractions of :28.1, :57.3 and 1:25.1 […] Read more »

Warrawee Trip, Magical Lady, And Gradabra Are OSS Winners In Flamboro

Driver Steve Byron and trainer John Bax teamed up to win all three $18,800 divisions of the last regular season Grassroots event for two-year-old trotting fillies at Flamboro Downs on Tuesday evening. Byron and Bax kicked off their successful evening in Race 1 with Warrawee Trip, who led from gate-to-wire in a contest reduced to five […] Read more »

Stormont Ventnor, And Leaderofthepack, Take Home OSS Wins From Flamboro

Ontario Sires Stakes action returned to Flamboro Downs on Saturday, September 2 with two Grassroots divisions for the two-year-old trotting colts. In the first $18,100 division, favourite Stormont Ventnor finally found the winner’s circle after a trio of runner-up finishes. A son of Justice Hall, Stormont Ventnor and driver Phil Hudon established early control and […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Kennel Buddy, Captures Preferred In Flamboro

Trotters were in the spotlight Thursday evening at Flamboro Downs, and a horse that’s grown accustomed to being in that spotlight captured the $11,000 Preferred 2 for trotters. Kennel Buddy is his name, and winning has been his game in recent weeks for trainer David Dowling. J Harris was in no hurry in the early […] Read more »