Harness
Wednesday, 12 December 2018 15:39

Appeal Fee Changes

Notice to all Licensees As Horse Racing Alberta (HRA) is mandated by the Horse Racing Alberta Act (Act) to control, regulate and manage horse racing, and as the HRA Board…
Sunday, 18 November 2018 13:48

Hoofprints - November 18

It was a beautiful crisp autumn afternoon as the Alberta standardbred community turned out to celebrate the Super Finals at Century Downs in Balzac. The day was an important day…
Friday, 16 November 2018 09:37

Sugar's Super Final Preview

Late in the stakes season and now it's time for the Alberta 'showcase showdown' with the rich 'Super Finals' program carded for Saturday, November 17, at Century Downs. The top two and three-year-olds face…
Tuesday, 13 November 2018 05:48

Hoofprints - November 12

The excitement level is building this week, heading into Saturday’s Super Finals day at Century Downs. A total of $380,000 will be won by the top 2 and 3 year…
Monday, 05 November 2018 14:49

Hoofprints - November 5

Exit Smiling missed out on two of the biggest harness races of the summer, the Ralph Klein Memorial and the Western Canada Pacing Derby. But he may still be the…
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 10:02

Imagine Two Pictures...

One is a shot of a cloudy, dreary fall Tuesday night of harness racing at Northlands race track. A light mist is gathering. That picture was taken in 1982. The…
Thursday, 18 October 2018 11:38

It could have been a disaster

Tuesday morning harness trainer Chris Lancaster had just finished jogging Lady Neigh Neigh, one of the favourites in Friday’s $22,500 second division of the Jim Rogers Memorial, when a loose…
Mike Hennessy walked on water, made elephants disappear and solved a Rubik’s Cube blindfolded Saturday afternoon at Northlands. One of the most talented harness drivers in the business, Hennessy won…
Thursday, 11 October 2018 09:41

Can history repeat for Hoerdt?

Can the proverbial lightning strikes twice happen again? Two years ago trainer-driver Kelly Hoerdt qualified four three-year-old fillies for the Northlands Filly Pace and amazingly finished 1-2-3-4 with Brighten Your…
Monday, 01 October 2018 11:04

Recovery on track for Campbell

His world careening wildly out of control, harness driver Brandon Campbell wanted to end it all as he drove back home to Alberta this past March after another failed drug…
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