Monthly Archives: September 2013

Shepherd notches career win 2000

ELORA, ON — Robert Shepherd made his 2000th trip to the winners circle on September 23 at Grand River Raceway.

The 33-year-old Cambridge, ON resident entered the card with 10 drives and three wins shy of the milestone.

J M Regal set the course for Shepherd in race three with a one-length score from post seven for […]

By |September 23rd, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Grand River Cancels Remainder Of Card | OSS To Be Raced Sunday at 5:00

Due to extreme thunderstorms causing unsafe track conditions, the remainder of the September 20 card at Grand River Raceway was canceled following race six.

The three remaining OSS races (two Gold divisions for two-year-old trotting fillies and one division for two-year-old pacing fillies) will be raced as non-betting events at 5:00pm on Sunday, Sept. 22 […]

By |September 20th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Harness Racing Research Project Needs Your Input

ELORA, ON — An ambitious consumer research project involving four Ontario racetracks is seeking input from harness racing patrons.

Dubbed the Alliance of Standardbred Racetracks of Southwestern Ontario (ASR-SWO), the group is comprised of four not-for-profit racetracks: Clinton, Hanover, Western Fair and Grand River.

Following an RFP process earlier this year, 365° Integrated Inc. was retained to […]

By |September 20th, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments

NOTICE – Racing Sundays In September

NOTICE – Racing Sundays In September
September 3, 2013

ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway has added the remaining Sundays in September to its 2013 race schedule (Sept. 8, 15, 22, 29). Post time is 6:00pm.

The dates have been added in an effort to provide racing opportunities for race participants after the announcement that Georgian Downs would […]

By |September 3rd, 2013|News, Press Releases|0 Comments