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, […]

Special Notice:

This is to notify everyone that Lakeshore Horse Racing Association will be holding their first meeting of this season on Thursday February 5th, 2015 at 7 PM at the Essex Civic Centre. The directors have been quite busy and will provide us with any updates and progress on the 2015 meet at this time. Be […]

Message from the Directors of Lakeshore Horse Racing Association

Hello everyone,   The directors of Lakeshore Horse Racing Association have decided to postpone weekly meetings until further notice. At the moment Wayne Martinuik and I have requested to meet with the Leamington District Agricultural Society to discuss and plan our 2015 race meet. As well, the directors will be attending the Dresden Agricultural Society’s […]

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. […]

Christmas Party Tickets

LAKESHORE HORSE RACING ASSOCIATION ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY EVERYONE WELCOME!! TICKETS ON SALE NOW Available at: Trainer’s Choice Western Fair – See Andrea or B.J. Leon / Windsor Essex Area Ellie Mayhew – 519-566-6547 or Kathryn Leon -519-982-2989 * Please note all children under 12 must be registered by Dec.3, 2014*

Lakeshore Horse Racing Assoc. Annual Christmas Party

2014 Lakeshore Horse Racing Association Annual Christmas Party


Our Final Race Day Of the Season!! Sunday October 26th, 2014

Sunday Oct 26th, 2014 At Leamington Raceway!!

Leamington’s 2014 Meet Concludes


The final card feature of the 2014 season at Leamington Raceway was named in honour of a former war veteran, blacksmith, and horseman, Frank Reid. Reid was a race official at Windsor Raceway and Rideau Carleton, and a veteran of the Korean war. He represented what Canada is all about when freedom is threatened around […]