Sports Column wins Battle Of Waterloo at Grand River Raceway; Record event handle
ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway staged its 26th annual Industry Day celebration on the afternoon of August 1. The fan-favourite event saw a record handle of $481,230 wagered on the 11-race card, an increase of 54 percent over the record set in […]
Industry Day celebrates Hall Of Fame anniversary with guest commentators
ELORA, ON — Greg Blanchard returns as the lead TV commentator for the Industry Day broadcast on August 1 at Grand River Raceway, as the Elora, ON track stages its 26th annual Industry Day Celebration. Throughout the afternoon, he’ll be joined by a rotation of distinguished […]
MacDonald unstoppable on the bounce? Have a say in the measure.
Grand River Raceway is inviting fans to test the mettle of driver James MacDonald. The reigning champ of the Drivers’ Edition of the Bouncy Pony Stakes during the track’s annual Industry Day event, MacDonald seems virtually untouchable.
With five consecutive victories in MacDonald’s pocket, the track […]
OHHA Offers $1,500 Best In Show Competition on Industry Day
ELORA, ON — Since its inception in 1990, the Industry Day celebration at Grand River Raceway has been enthusiastically supported by the Ontario Harness Horse Association (OHHA). In the early days, the organization hosted the Backstretch Olympic Games with such epic events as water-pail and bandage-rolling […]
Garage Sale items sought for Industry Day 26 Celebration at Grand River Raceway
ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway is still inviting donations of items for the Industry Day Garage Sale on August 1. All sales benefit the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society.
The Garage Sale will be held in the Paddock Annex from 12:30 – 4:30.
Unique items […]
Battle Finalists Determined at Grand River Raceway
ELORA, ON — Elimination races for Grand River Raceway’s 26th annual Industry Day event (on Monday, August 1) were contested during five elimination rounds this evening, July 25.
BATTLE OF THE BELLES
Three elimination divisions of the Battle Of The Belles (for Ontario-sired two-year-old pacing fillies) were carded as races one, […]
Battle elimination races set at Grand River Raceway
ELORA, ON — On Monday night, 16 colts and 20 fillies will vie for a spot on center stage of Grand River Raceway’s marquee event, Industry Day.
While the 26th edition of the horse racing industry celebration is on August 1, finalists in the $139,500 Battle Of Waterloo and […]
Details for Industry Day 26 Celebration at Grand River Raceway
ELORA, ON — Grand River Raceway’s 26th annual Industry Day Celebration is just around the corner, and the event esteems to be one of the best days of the summer for harness racing fans.
Festivities and the TV broadcast kick off at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, August […]
Nominations for Grand River Raceway’s ‘Battle’ races due February 16; Twitter contest starts in May
ELORA, ON — Nominees for Grand River Raceway’s major races must be locked in by February 16. Following the final sustaining payment on April 15, a list of horses eligible to start in the elimination races will be posted, kicking off […]