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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 bandage-rolling […]

By |July 27th, 2016|Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on OHHA’s $1,500 Best In Show Competition

GRAS donations benefit Equine Guelph & Fergus Agricultural Society

GRAS donations benefit Equine Guelph and its Barn Fire Prevention & Safety programs, plus the Fergus Agricultural Society’s agricultural awareness efforts at the Fergus Fall Fair.

 ELORA, ON — The Grand River Agricultural Society (GRAS) recently presented two donation cheques to bolster local community initiatives. The presentations took place at Grand River Raceway, which is owned […]

By |July 26th, 2016|Press Releases|Comments Off on GRAS donations benefit Equine Guelph & Fergus Agricultural Society

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 – 4:30.

Unique items […]

By |July 26th, 2016|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 as races one, […]

By |July 26th, 2016|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 Waterloo and […]

By |July 22nd, 2016|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 Monday, August […]

By |July 18th, 2016|Industry Day, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Industry Day 26 Celebration

Tank wins ’16 Wiener Dog Race

Tank prevails in second annual Ren’s Pets Depot Wiener Dog Race at Grand River Raceway

ELORA, ON — Despite rain and thunder, a huge crowd gathered at Grand River Raceway to watch 30 of the toughest Dachshunds in the province duke-it-out in the second annual Ren’s Pets Depot Wiener Dog Races on July 8.

Tank, owned by […]

By |July 9th, 2016|News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Tank wins ’16 Wiener Dog Race

McClure Wins 5

McClure Wins Five at Grand River Raceway

ELORA, ON — Driver Bob McClure won five of the 10 races on Friday’s card at Grand River Raceway. Two days prior, he won another three, good for a total of nine over three race days in the week.

McClure started his night with a wire-to-wire cruise in Race 3 […]

By |July 2nd, 2016|News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on McClure Wins 5

Wiener Dogs Set For July 8

Contenders set for Grand River Raceway’s second annual Wiener Dog Races

ELORA, ON — Thirty of the toughest wiener dogs in the province will shoot the cute-factor high through the summer sky next Friday night at Grand River Raceway.

The second annual Ren’s Pets Depot Wiener Dog Races at Grand River Raceway is set for Friday, […]

By |June 30th, 2016|News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wiener Dogs Set For July 8

Ask The Driver

Ask The RDC Drivers at Grand River Raceway

Grand River Raceway is inviting harness racing fans to pose questions for the nine drivers of the Ontario Regional Driving Championship (RDC) on June 24.

If your question is asked at the beginning of the broadcast on June 24 (starting at 6:00 p.m.) Grand River Raceway will send […]

By |June 22nd, 2016|News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Ask The Driver