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2020-08-14T00:20:08-04:00August 14, 2020|

Trina, Royalty Deal strike gold with first OSS victories

Thursday night marked the midway point in the three-year-old trotting filly Gold Series season and it was a pair of first-time Ontario Sires Stakes winners who emerged from the fray at Woodbine Mohawk Park. In the opening $108,000 division Trina hustled away from Post 10 behind division point leader Warrawee Vicky and followed that filly

2020-08-13T12:52:29-04:00August 13, 2020|

Awesomedabra hoping to pad Grassroots point total Saturday

Over $114,000 is up for grabs in stakes action at Kawartha Downs on Saturday, Aug. 15 as Ontario’s top three-year-old trotting colts arrive at the Fraserville oval for the third leg of their Grassroots campaign. Local colt Awesomedabra heads into the event with a flawless record of two wins in the first two legs for

2020-08-03T19:52:59-04:00August 3, 2020|

Trio of winners for McNair on Grand River Raceway’s marquee event

There were two Battle Finals, a pair of Gold Series divisions and five Grassroots splits up for grabs at Grand River Raceway on Monday, Aug. 3, part of the Elora oval’s annual Industry Day celebrations, and local driver Doug McNair won one of each. The rural Guelph resident kicked off the afternoon’s festivities in the

2020-08-03T20:18:59-04:00August 3, 2020|

Trotting colts lock up top spots in Grassroots action

One week after making their debut in the Ontario Sires Stakes winner’s circle, two-year-old trotting colts Stonebridge Armour, Tymal Chrome and Arch Hall collected their second provincial victories on Monday, Aug. 3 as Dresden Raceway hosted a trio of $22,000 Grassroots divisions. Fan favourite Stonebridge Armour opened the Grassroots action with a gate-to-wire effort from

2020-07-31T23:53:47-04:00July 31, 2020|

Freshman fillies impressive in first Gold Series victories

A trio of fresh faces graced the winner’s circle at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Friday, July 31 as the two-year-old trotting fillies competed in leg two of their Gold Series campaign. Dicentra kicked off the Ontario Sires Stakes action with a mature effort from Post 3 in the first $73,867 split. The fan favourite left

2020-07-31T19:50:10-04:00July 31, 2020|

Dresden Raceway hosts Grassroots and Prospect Series Monday

Dresden Raceway wraps up its 2020 season on Monday, Aug. 3 with a trio of $22,000 Grassroots divisions for the two-year-old trotting colts and a pair of $7,000 Prospect Series divisions for the three-year-old trotting colts. Local colt Magnitude Ten will make his Prospect Series debut in the first division, starting from the advantageous Post

2020-07-31T01:48:48-04:00July 31, 2020|

Macho Martini and Tokyo Seelster repeat in Gold Series

Woodbine Mohawk Park hosted a pair of $108,000 Gold Series divisions for the two-year-old trotting colts on Thursday, July 30 and Macho Martini and Tokyo Seelster both made their third straight appearance in the Milton oval’s winner’s circle. First off the gate was Macho Martini, starting from Post 8 with regular reinsman Bob McClure in

2020-07-30T09:04:03-04:00July 29, 2020|

Muscle Mass misses sweep Grassroots at Grand River

Muscle Mass daughters swept a trio of $23,150 two-year-old trotting filly Grassroots divisions at Grand River Raceway on Wednesday, July 29, with Imextraspecial, Tipsy In Dixie and Top Of The Bar reaching the winner’s circle. Imextraspecial kicked the evening off with an effortless gate-to-wire victory, her second in Grassroots action, for driver Trevor Henry of

2020-07-26T23:30:32-04:00July 26, 2020|

Gold winner P L Notsonice shatters records in Ottawa

Rideau Carleton Raceway rolled out the red carpet for Ontario’s talented three-year-old trotting fillies on Sunday, July 26 and a very fast carpet it turned out to be. Three Gold Series divisions, five Grassroots divisions and one Prospect Series division went postward at the Ottawa oval and in the first $71,467 Gold Series split P

2020-07-25T23:41:15-04:00July 25, 2020|

Tattoo Artist and Beaumond Hanover repeat in Gold Series

Tattoo Artist collected his second Gold Series and fourth straight victory at Woodbine Mohawk Park on Saturday, July 25 as the three-year-old pacing colts met for the second time in their Ontario Sires Stakes season. Lining up at Post 1 with Bob McClure in the race bike, Tattoo Artist took a brief spin in the