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Sports Column wins Battle 2016

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 [...]

By | 2016-08-02T01:09:37+00:00 August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Sports Column wins Battle 2016

Industry Day guest commentators

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 [...]

By | 2017-04-26T21:42:17+00:00 July 30th, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Tags: |Comments Off on Industry Day guest commentators

MacDonald unstoppable on the bounce?

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, [...]

By | 2016-07-28T20:19:29+00:00 July 28th, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on MacDonald unstoppable on the bounce?

OHHA’s $1,500 Best In Show Competition

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 [...]

By | 2016-07-27T19:53:20+00:00 July 27th, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on OHHA’s $1,500 Best In Show Competition

Industry Day Garage Sale

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 – [...]

By | 2016-07-26T17:32:43+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Industry Day Garage Sale

Battle Finalists Determined

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 [...]

By | 2016-07-26T03:08:23+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Battle Finalists Determined

Battle Elims Set

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 [...]

By | 2016-07-22T16:34:52+00:00 July 22nd, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Battle Elims Set

Industry Day 26 Celebration

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 [...]

By | 2016-07-18T20:25:02+00:00 July 18th, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Industry Day 26 Celebration

Battle Nominations due Feb. 16

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 [...]

By | 2016-01-27T21:26:24+00:00 January 27th, 2016|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Battle Nominations due Feb. 16

McNairs score third Battle Of Waterloo win

ELORA, ON — Local father-son duo Gregg and Doug McNair captured their third Battle Of Waterloo victory during the 25th anniversary edition of Grand River Raceway’s Industry Day celebration on August 3. The Guelph, ON residents won the race in 2008 with Trail Boss and again in 2013 with Three Of Clubs. A winner in [...]

By | 2015-08-04T01:12:04+00:00 August 4th, 2015|Categories: Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Tags: |Comments Off on McNairs score third Battle Of Waterloo win
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