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2019-08-07T00:00:00-04:00August 7, 2019|

Hiawatha Horse Park hosts Grassroots fillies Saturday

Ontario Sires Stakes excitement arrives at Hiawatha Horse Park on Saturday, Aug. 10 with five divisions of two-year-old trotting fillies competing in their third Grassroots Leg. Zebs Flur made her debut in the Grassroots program, finishing third in the July 14 season opener at Georgian Downs, and then jumped up to the Gold Series for

2019-08-06T00:00:00-04:00August 6, 2019|

Division leader Fit Bitt delivering on his early promise

Division point leader Fit Bitt kicked off the third Grassroots Leg for the two-year-old trotting colts at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Tuesday evening, battling to his second straight victory in the Ontario Sires Stakes program. Driver Sylvain Filion of Milton, ON fired Fit Bitt away from Post 8 and the pair trotted by the opening

2019-08-05T00:00:00-04:00August 5, 2019|

Grassroots colts impress Industry Day fans

Grand River Raceway fans were treated to a sun-soaked afternoon for the Elora oval's annual Industry Day program on Monday, Aug. 5 and Ontario's talented three-year-old pacing colts kicked things off with the first of five Grassroots divisions. From Post 1, driver Travis Cullen sent Dreamfair Moxy straight to the front and laid down fractions

2019-08-02T00:00:00-04:00August 2, 2019|

Century Farroh battles to third Gold victory

Century Farroh reaffirmed his position as king of the three-year-old pacing colt class with his third Gold Series victory at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Friday evening. With regular reinsman Sylvain Filion of Milton in the race bike, Century Farroh left well from Post 3, landing in second and tipping out to take aim on early

2019-07-30T00:00:00-04:00July 30, 2019|

Kerwood hoping filly’s Grassroots stay a brief one

A shift from the Gold Series to the Grassroots saw two-year-old trotting filly Jula Shes Magic cruise to her first-ever victory at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Tuesday evening. "I think, deep down, she is a Gold filly," said trainer Susanne Kerwood of Rockwood, ON. "She's just really green, that's pretty much it. Obviously, she's a

2019-07-27T00:00:00-04:00July 27, 2019|

Boadicea remains flawless in Gold Series action

Boadicea continued her domination of the three-year-old pacing filly division with a third Gold Series win at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Saturday evening. Starting from Post 6 with regular driver Jonathan Drury in the race bike, Boadicea had control of the race before the :27.1 quarter and never let her peers get close enough to

2019-07-25T00:00:00-04:00July 25, 2019|

Team McNair doubles up in Grassroots action Thursday

Father-son duo Gregg and Doug McNair captured two $23,500 Grassroots divisions at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Thursday evening with three-year-old pacing fillies Swift Ally and Kylie Seelster. The Guelph, ON residents kicked off the event in the first race, with driver Doug McNair and Swift Ally lining up behind Post 2 in the field of

2019-07-24T00:00:00-04:00July 24, 2019|

Trotting fillies make winning look easy in Elora

The favourites in Wednesday's two-year-old trotting filly event at Grand River Raceway made winning $70,000 Gold Series races look as easy as taking an evening stroll. With a flawless record of three wins in three starts, fans made Warrawee Vicky a heavy favourite in the first division and driver Sylvain Filion never gave them cause

2019-07-23T00:00:00-04:00July 23, 2019|

Trotting colts mix it up in second leg of Gold Series

Ontario's top two-year-old trotting colts made their second Gold Series start at Georgian Downs on Tuesday evening and the top two colts from the first leg swapped places in both divisions. In the first $105,600 division Hetalkstoangels hustled away from the starting gate and led the field of seven trotters to a :28 opening quarter.

2019-07-21T00:00:00-04:00July 21, 2019|

All Wrapped Up gifts Rideau Carleton fans with a track record

Six divisions of three-year-old trotting colts battled over the Rideau Carleton Raceway oval on Sunday evening and All Wrapped Up saved the best for last — a 1:54.1 track record in the final Gold Series split. All Wrapped Up and driver Louis-Philippe Roy charged away from Post 5 and as they rolled through fractions of