Percy Bluechip Smashs Canadian Record In OSS At Georgian

Pacing filly Percy Bluechip’s career debut was a smashing success as she established a new track and Canadian record during Sunday evening’s Ontario Sires Stakes at Georgian Downs for driver Trevor Henry and trainer Dr. Ian Moore. Percy Bluechip blazed to victory in 1:51.2, smashing the two-year-old pacing filly track record of 1:53.2 held by Idyllic (2010), Thisorthat […] Read more »

Sunny Day And Paradise Image Victorious In OSS Gold At Georgian

Three-year-old trotting fillies On A Sunny Day and Paradise Image were victorious in a pair of Ontario Sires Stakes Gold events featured on a cloudy Sunday evening (July 2) at Georgian Downs. In the evening’s first $96,400 Gold event, On A Sunny Day halted 1-9 favourite Magic Presto’s stakes win streak with the slight edge in a […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Bet Ya, Takes $10,000 Preferred At Georgian Downs

A second-over trip turned into a narrow triumph for Bet Ya and trainer/driver Jack Moiseyev in Tuesday’s $10,000 Fillies & Mares Preferred 2 Handicap for pacers at Georgian Downs. Bet Ya hustled into an early four-hole for Moiseyev while Dawn Shooter sprinted to the lead and sliced out fractions of :27.2, :56.3 and 1:25.1. Heels […] Read more »

Ontario-Sired, Make Some Luck, Gives Jamieson First Training Win

Make Some Luck hauled down even-money favourite Champagne Phil in the featured $11,000 Preferred 2 Pace to give Stephanie Jamieson her first career training victory on Sunday night (June 18) at Georgian Downs. Jamieson’s husband Jody drove Make Some Luck to the 1:51.4 triumph in the evening’s finale. He also shares ownership of the five-year-old […] Read more »

First Georgian Preferred To Ontario-Sired, Willyorwonthe

Live harness racing returned to Georgian Downs for the 2017 season opener on Saturday night (June 3), with Willyorwonthe stealing the spotlight in the first Preferred event of the meet. Driven by Alfie Carroll for owner/trainer Bill Megens, the four-year-old Angus Hall gelding led gate-to-wire in 1:55.4 to win the $7,500 Preferred 3 Trot. His […] Read more »

Sheer Talent Proves Trainer Correct, Wins First Grassroots Trophy

       After a fierce battle down the Georgian Downs stretch on Tuesday evening, local filly Sheer Talent rewarded her connections’ faith with her first Grassroots victory. Starting from Post 6 in the third $18,000 Grassroots division, Sheer Talent eased off the starting gate and was sitting fifth when fan favourite Village Jamie reached […] Read more »