Tom Bain Injured

Lakeshore Horse Racing Association is wishing Tom Bain a speedy recovery from injuries sustained in a horse training accident yesterday morning. Tom has always been a strong and vital supporter of horse racing in the Windsor-Essex County area.  We hope to see Tom back in action soon.

Special Notice : LHRA Annual Meeting

Lakeshore Horse Racing Association Annual Meeting May 7, 2015  at 6:00 pm At the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 594 Howard Avenue, Windsor. Memberships   $5.00 per person All signed members will be treated to Pizza and Wings after the meeting. Must have valid ORC license to purchase Membership

Ontario Harness Horse Association and Lakeshore Horse Racing Association Director and Members Attend Gala

 On Saturday, February 21, 2015, Ontario Harness Horse Association (OHHA) and Lakeshore Horse Racing Association (LHRA) director, Mark Williams and his lovely wife Terri attended the New Democratic Party Winter Gala at the Fox Glen Golf Course. Accompanying Mark and Terri were fellow horsemen and women William and Kerri Kirkpatrick as well as Dave and […]

LHRA Director and Members Attend WETRA Jewels and Jeans Gala

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On Saturday February 21st, 2015, WETRA (Windsor-Essex Therapeutic Riding Association) held their 10th Annual Jewels and Jeans Gala. LHRA director, Don Leschied and his wife Anita attended as well as members Ray Myers and wife Bev, BJ and Kathy Leon, Andrea Leon and Ellie Mayhew and husband Larry. The evening included dinner, live band and […]

Congratulations To Karen Duck! ‘I Love Canadian Harness Racing’ Fan Club’s 2014 Ambassador of the Year

Congratulations to Karen Duck!!!!! We have had the privilege of working with Karen. Karen joined us on the ground floor of bringing racing back home, some of you may have one of her winner’s circle photos, she was our track photographer last year and many of you have seen countless photo that we have shared […]

LaSalle’s Carson Reaume to Play Robin Hood in Toronto

Proud to say we had this handsome young man sing the national anthem twice at Leamington Raceway. He is an amazingly talented young man. We hope to have him back again this year. Congrats Carson Reaume and much success in your future endeavours.   Please click link to be brought to Windsor Star Article. http://blogs.windsorstar.com/entertainment/lasalles-carson-reaume-in-toronto-show-about-robin-hood

Avid Horsemen John (Howie) Dinning Passes

Lakeshore Horse Racing Association is very much sadden to hear of the loss of an avid horsemen, John (Howie) Dinning early this morning at the age of 57. Howie lost a long and courageous battle with cancer. May he rest in peace. Our heartfelt sympathies go out to his family and friends. He will be […]

John Dinning Passing

Story via Standardbredcanada.ca John Howard Dinning passed away early Thursday morning (January 29) after a long, courageous battle with cancer. Dinning, who was an avid fan of hockey and a long-time trainer of Standardbred horses, will be particularly missed by the horse racing community in southwestern Ontario. Some of his favourite horses, campaigned by him, […]

A Special Message From L.H.R.A President Mark Williams

On behalf of the Lakeshore Horse Racing Association directors, president Mark Williams would like to thank all the Lakeshore staff and volunteers who worked so hard and tirelessly to make the 2014 meet such a success! Words alone cannot express our heartfelt gratitude to each and everyone of you. We would also like to wish you a […]

Windsor Star Article – Lakeshore Gets 14 Racing Days

Story by Mary Caton of the Windsor Star The Lakeshore Horse Racing Association received a tentative racing schedule for 2015 which includes one more date than this year and a better weather time frame. The Ontario Racing Commission announced a proposed calendar last Friday, awarding 14 dates to Leamington’s track with an Aug. 2 opening. […]