The leap from amateur harness racing trainer to professional may seem daunting in an industry that has a reputation of being in a decline . If harness racing is to thrive it needs to start with you. Even if you’re not ready to take the professional leap these 5 tips to succeed will still benefit … Continue reading Trainers handbook: Taking the lead and going Pro.
The Western Pleasure class, is a class designed to show that our western horses are a pleasure to ride. The horse should be fit and balanced. The winner of the class will have a flowing ground covering stride, be on a loose rein but not excessive. The horse will have his poll slightly above his … Continue reading Western Show events Explained: WESTERN PLEASURE
Is the 2017 Interdominion shaping up to be a two horse race? Of course the race is full of promising chances, but lets take a moment to take a look at the top two contenders coming into the series. From the Allstars racing stables, Superstar Stallion Lazarus and the Aiken Trained Peoples champion Lennytheshark. Top … Continue reading LAZARUS VS LENNY Interdominion 2017
Being born into the ‘evil’ racing industry, has always left me with internal conflict and confusion when the spring carnival rolls around. Those of us who are animal lovers and involved in the horse racing industry, are confronted by a barrage of Facebook posts, news articles and inaccurate statistics that leaves one pondering. “Am I … Continue reading Looking into the eyes of ‘evil’: The Racing Industry
Harness racing has long been a family dominated sport, where sons and daughters follow in their parents footsteps. This has been proven time and time over with well known family dynasties such as the Gath's, Justice's, Sugars' ,Hill's , Hall's, Tubbs' and many, many more . This fact, often makes it seem difficult to break … Continue reading HARNESS RACING Restricted or Free for All?