Monthly Archives: March 2009

Another ‘Beach’ Party | Standardbred Canada

Another ‘Beach’ Party | Standardbred Canada. There was another ‘Beach party’ in Truro, N.S., last Saturday night as the Truro Harness Horse Owners and the Nova Scotia government celebrated the Somebeachsomewhere saga. Brent MacGrath, the Truro car salesman who trained … Continue reading

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Three ’09 Books Closed At Tara Hills | Standardbred Canada

Three ’09 Books Closed At Tara Hills | Standardbred Canada. Tara Hills Stud of Port Perry, Ontario has announced that the 2009 books for stallions Mach Three, Jeremes Jet and Kadabra are now full and closed. It is expected that … Continue reading

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Beach Towel Passes | Standardbred Canada

Beach Towel Passes | Standardbred Canada. The legendary Beach Towel, the 1990 U.S. Harness Horse of the Year and the broodmare sire of 2008 Harness Horse of the Year Somebeachsomewhere, died Saturday following a severe attack of colic.

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Canada’s top harness racers compete at Fraser Downs today

Canada’s top harness racers compete at Fraser Downs today. When most of us hear the words “some beach somewhere,” we think of palm trees, silky white sand and a seamless vista of blue — blue water and blue sky. Not … Continue reading

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Eight on track to generate plenty of excitement

Eight on track to generate plenty of excitement. Just call them the great eight. Saturday, eight of the nation’s top Standardbred drivers will be at Fraser Downs competing in the Canadian Driving Championship. The event will see one driver moving … Continue reading

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Charlottetown, The Guardian: Columns | P.E.I. harness driver escapes death twice

Charlottetown, The Guardian: Columns | P.E.I. harness driver escapes death twice. With his recovery from a horrific accident at Woodbine Raceway on March 2 well underway, details are now coming out about how 28-year-old Charlottetown native Robert Shepherd ducked death … Continue reading

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Enfield Weekly Press – Phil Pinkney honoured for impressive season

Enfield Weekly Press – Phil Pinkney honoured for impressive season. MIDDLE MUSQUODOBOIT – Phil Pinkney showed he still has the passion for the horseracing industry, earning the O’Brien Award of Horsemanship after one of his best seasons in training and … Continue reading

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Some Horse! The Story of Somebeachsomewhere Part 1

Part 1 of a documentary on champion harness racing legend Somebeachsomewhere. Produced by EastLink Television – used with permission.

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Some Horse! The Story of Somebeachsomewhere Part 2

Part 2 of a documentary on champion harness racing legend Somebeachsomewhere. Produced by EastLink Television – used with permission.

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Some Horse! The Story of Somebeachsomewhere Part 3

Part 3 of a documentary on champion harness racing legend Somebeachsomewhere. Produced by EastLink Television – used with permission.

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