Joe Columbo was presented his first training title as theleading conditioner with 40 wins,

Congratulations to the 2018 Governor's Cup Winner Blazing Bobby Sox!

 Arthur Stafford and Arthur Stafford Jr’s Blazing Bobby Sox won in 1:50.1!

Driven by his trainer Art Stafford Jr., the 7-year-old Panderosa gelding was a decisive front end winner to boost his seasonal earnings in excess of $100,000.
Governor John Carney was on hand and presented the trophy to the winning connections.

Mike Cole had 103 wins at the meet

to pick up his first driving title. 


Horse of meet as voted on by the

Delaware Valley Chapter of USHWA,

was Zippett Racing Stable's Murmur Hanover ($6.80), who in fitting fashion won the $17,500 Open Trot in 1:57.4. The venerable 8-year-old Majestic Son gelding had the most starts (19) and wins (8)

of any horse at the meet, while banking more than $80,000 for trainer Jay Gannon.

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for Harness & Thoroughbred Simulcasting Action.


The Delaware Standardbred Owners Association (DSOA) is a non-profit organization that helps protect & promote harness racing in the First State! The DSOA works with management at local racetracks to make sure the needs of the horsemen and horsewomen are met.

The group also lobbies for the best legislation, that will benefit our great Standardbred industry.




Harrington Raceway annually hosts an exciting Governor’s Day card

during the Delaware State Fair, with 13 races and more than $600,000 in total purses.

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Post Time Show with Heather Vitale!
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