Harness Racing Update Newsletter Archive

Sunday, September 25, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Hannelore Homecoming Miki Delivers Chalk Prevails NYSS stars crowned on Night of Champions Lady Shadow wins Milton Dean’s List: When Bret ruled the world Hollywood’s Hits: Bettor’s Delight / Western Hanover photo: Hannelore Hanover (Yannick Gingras) easily defeated the boys in the $220,000 Centaur Trotting Classic Saturday at Hoosier Park. | Linscott Photography

Friday, September 23, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Betting Line dominates 71st Jug Jug victory under protest after trainers discover questionable text messages allegedly sent by winning trainer Brush And Crush: Standing up for harness racing The People’s Horse in the People’s Place Pro NJ casino campaign suspended photo: Betting Line and David Miller winning the deciding heat of the 71st Little Brown […]

Thursday, September 22, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Positively Delightful Filly scratched from Jugette, Pena evicted from 
Delaware County Fairgrounds Jug Society eliminates raceoff beginning in 2017 Racing Hill primed and ready A Feelgood Moment 10 Years On Sears elected to Hall of Fame Delaware casinos to plead for legislative relief again photo: Nicole Pedden-MacQuarrie has looked after three generations of Jugette winner […]

Monday, September 19, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Canadian Yearling Sale keeps pace with 2015 Brown’s prediction proves prescient: Vecellio Hanover tops Goshen Important Jug anniversaries with a Hanover connection The Jugette – a most interesting history Downbytheseaside smashes 2yo world record

Sunday, September 18, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Hopping for Joy Resolve victorious in epic Maple Leaf Trot Ariana G remains perfect; cruises in Peaceful Way Seven And Seven captures Wellwood Memorial Royal Charm posts 33-1 Elegantimage upset Thunderman tops Morrisville with $55,000 bid Average dips slightly for Ohio Selected Jug Sale photo: It was an exhilarating night for owners and breeders Al Libfed […]

Saturday, September 17, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Solid Bet Solid numbers on day one of Ohio Selected Jug Sale Driver competitions: ill-conceived events where the 
rich get richer Fairytale Chasers NHL’s Sedin twins hooked on harness racing Ontario yearlings expected to be in high demand at sales photo: Betting Line (David Miller) won the Pepsi North America Cup in June at Mohawk […]

Friday, September 16, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Weekend Sales Bonanza Upcoming Yearling Sales The NJ Casino Campaign Trotting Extravaganza Hannelore Hanover faces toughest test Zeron wins 3,000th career race Live racing returns to WFR in October photo: Courtesy Morrisville College Yearling Sale

Sunday, September 11, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Epic in the Ewart Betting Line wins 11th straight Stars shine in Maple Leaf Trot and Canadian Trotting Classic elims GreatHorse and Beyond Limited Edition upsets in freshman pacing colt ISS final HRU Feedback photo: When Frank M. Antonacci had the win photo from the 1989 dead-heat Hambletonian digitally enlarged, he discovered that his family’s […]

Saturday, September 10, 2016
In Today’s HRU

The Lindy Way Dean’s List: Grace In Defeat Four major cobalt positives for Commander Crowe’s trainer Fabrice Souloy Hollywood’s Hits: The top 16 moments by women and female horses in the last five years Elegantimage, William Wellwood finals set Yonkers NYSS test for sophomore trotting colts photo: Thinking globally. Lindy Farms took a European approach […]

Friday, September 09, 2016
In Today’s HRU

“It’s better than Kentucky” Breaking Stride: Don’t you remember me? Control The Moment retired from racing Roaring To Go, Tequila Monday win NYSS events Lexington yearling videos available on Equineline App Hannelore Hanover supplemented, Nahar invited to 
Maple Leaf Trot photo: Lindy Farms’ octagonal barn makes an indelible first impression. | Dave Landry

Sunday, September 04, 2016
In Today’s HRU

O’Sullivan Delighted with Metro triumph Model of Consistency and Excellence Marion Marauder survives, Racing Hill thrives Super All Around Like Mother, Like Daughter Betting Line wins 10th straight Simcoe Stakes contested on Pacing Derby undercard photo: (New Image Media) Part-owner Michael Snyder (left) and trainer Tony O’Sullivan (middle) each reported they were “coming out of […]

Saturday, September 03, 2016
In Today’s HRU

One, of many reasons, harness racing is better Rising star in the Midwestern sky At Your Service The Horse That Changed My Life w/Mark Ford Big efforts in Champlain and Simcoe Stakes Favored freshman fillies prevail in Vernon NYSS Ohio-breds vie for $2 million tonight at Northfield Park Alagana trainees gun for Messenger title

Friday, September 02, 2016
In Today’s HRU

New York – New York Muscle Hill fillies sweep Champlain Stakes Millers sweep Lew Barasch Trot Hollywood’s Hits: Yonkers Trot through the years Marion Marauder set for Saturday’s Yonkers Trot O’Sullivan’s Metro Pair State Treasurer aims for Double Derby Tioga awarded expanded gaming license photo: (USTA) Jim Morrill, Jr. is still the driving king of […]

Sunday, August 28, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Bombs Away at Mohawk Marauder takes Yonkers The Horse That Changed My Life with Trond Smedshammer Breaking Stride: New Jersey dreaming L A Delight sets 1:49.1 career best in Nadia Lobell Canadian Records set at Georgian photo: New Image Media | 54-1 shot Windsong Napoleon (Phil Hudon) was part of the upset parade when he […]

Saturday, August 27, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Hannelore, Obrigado take Vernon top trots Major Moe, Funknwaffles take freshman Sire Stakes splits Tenacious Delights Hollywood’s Hits: Southwind’s incredible twosome Kadabra fillies sweep Casual Breeze Videos for Hanover’s Goshen yearlings now available photo: Hannelore Hanover (Yannick Gingras) won for the 13th time in 14 starts when she dominated the $170,000 Muscle Hill at Vernon […]

Friday, August 26, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Hollywood Tale The Curmudgeon’s Baker’s Dozen – greatest female trotters Lexington Selected catalog now available Air Strike hits the target in ISS action Tetrick, Miller team up to sweep ISS events Renovated Shenandoah Downs track tested photo: Breana Carsey celebrated a fairytale victory with her baby MJB Got Faith in last year’s Ohio Sires Stakes […]

Sunday, August 21, 2016
In Today’s HRU

1:47.2 world record, ninth straight win for Betting Line Grand Circuit rookies put on a show at Mohawk Robin J wins the $110,200 NYSS at Batavia Downs Breaking Stride: Twelve minutes YS Lotus takes Gold Cup & Saucer; Foiled Again fifth Kentucky Super Night on tap tonight HRU Feedback photo: It wasn’t much of a […]

Saturday, August 20, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Black Broadway pulls off 20-1 shocker in PASS at The Meadows Checking the Trainer Trends Dean’s List: Track Star is now a show star for Captain Kirk The Horse That Changed My Life w/ Rick Zeron Wiggle It Jiggleit heads $200,000 Prix D’Ete field Harness racing returning to Virginia photo: Corey Callahan drove Black Broadway […]

Friday, August 19, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Here today, gone tomorrow? Hollywood’s Hits: More on the Big M’s Big 4-0 Betting Line goes for nine Extended Mohawk Grand Circuit meet starts Saturday Pair of NYSS freshman colts remain undefeated in five Fresh from their American invasion, fillies take Gold at 
Mohawk photo: With the wave of a pen, Australian lawmakers banned greyhound […]

Sunday, August 14, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Eight is Great Kiss Me Onthebeach sets 1:48.3 world record Celebrity Eventsy posts easy win in Moni Maker Goosebump Hanover, Non Stick score in NYSS at Batavia Breaking Stride: Knead to Know Merriman wins one in Ireland HRU Reader Feedback photo: Betting Line recovered from a break in the final turn to draw off and […]

Saturday, August 13, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Wiggle It’s Turn The Curmudgeon’s Baker’s Dozen – greatest male trotters Betting Line goes for eight straight The Horse That Changed My Life: with Jimmy Takter Freshmen engage in epic Gold Series battles at Mohawk Devious Man, Such An Angel win NYSS events Free owner seminar photo: Wiggle It Jiggleit (Montrell Teague) snuck up the […]

Friday, August 12, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Tension heats up over NJ casino issue Hollywood’s Hits: Hambletonian Day wrapup Dan Patch Dandy Sports Column and Streakavana repeat in Gold action 
at Mohawk Hambletonian numbers down Foiled Again to PEI classic photo: The Meadowlands was busy on Hambletonian Day, but owner Jeff Gural said the track faces a bleak future without a casino […]

Sunday, August 07, 2016
In Today’s HRU

Family First Hambletonian Oaks: Three-Peat US Pacing Championship: Shamballa upsets the Big Three Cane Pace: Hambletonian Day Moment Gurfein’s final word Preferred Equine grads have banner Hambletonian Day photo: Paula Wellwood was euphoric to finally win the Hambletonian and do it with (from left) driver Scott Zeron, her mother Jean, son Devin and husband, Mike […]

Saturday, August 06, 2016
In Today’s HRU

The power of families, karma and Hambletonian dreams Hollywood’s Hits: Hambletonian Hits Winning One For The Girls Masterful Hambletonian Handicapping photo: Marion Marauder’s owners, Devin Keeling and his grandmother, Jean Wellwood, are hoping to finally put the family name on the Hambletonian trophy.

Friday, August 05, 2016
In Today’s HRU

A Deeply Personal Experience The Trotting Guru’s Take Bruash And Crush: Thank You Hambletonian Day Dean’s List: The backgrounds of the Hambletonian boys Hambletonian invades Times Square – again Quick recovery, & a little luck, propel Mass Production Candlelight Dinner terrific in Whenuwishuponastar final photo by Dave Landry