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Stay tuned for details of our 2016 Media Race!

Second Annual Media Race!

Local media celebs put down the mic and pick up the lines this Friday, June 5 during Grand River Raceway’s second annual Media Race.

Each media personality will be paired up with a driver and both will take a seat in a custom two person jog cart. This exhibition race substitutes a purse for bragging rights, and all of the personalities are preparing for the winner’s circle.

2015 Line-up:

Barry Finn: Editor, The Rider Newspaper
Kelly Waterhouse: News Director, 92.9 The Grand FM (defending champ)
Gayle O’Brien: Morning Buzz, 107.5 Dave FM
Jamie Myslik: Reporter, Wellington Advertiser

2014 Media Race

2014 details

Randy Steinman; Sports Director for CTV Kitchener

Simon McGhee;  Radio Personality for 107.5 Dave FM. ( and a regular at Grand River Raceway’s Fun & Frivolity Friday nights)

Kelly Waterhouse; News Director,92.9 The Grand FM

Meagan Leonard;  Reporter for the Wellington Advertiser.

Kelly Waterhouse took home the first ever Media Race championship title!
Kelly has been working locally in the media for the last 10 years. Most recently she was hired as the news director for The Grand. Waterhouse loves horse racing and cannot wait to defend her title next year!