Punters hoping to be at Addington Raceway for the New Zealand Trotting Cup are set to be disappointed unless they have bought tickets already.
The Kaikoura Trotting Club’s new Christchurch-based president has the pedigree and the horses to match.
A Canterbury driver has become the youngest ever reinsman to be inducted into the Addington Harness Hall of Fame.
The home of Canterbury horse trainers Tony and Lyn Prendergast went up in flames a few hours after fire crews thought they had put out an earlier blaze.
Richie Mo’unga may not get to cut the Wallabies to shreds on Australian turf this year, but a NZ horse named after the Crusaders star is standing out across the Tasman.
A well-respected Canterbury horse trainer who died of cancer on Sunday had lost his house in a fire a week earlier.
Canterbury trainer James Dunn added to the incredible mark his family has made in harness racing when scoring his first win at Oamaru yesterday.
The Provincial Growth Fund is bankrolling a horse-racing track in the middle of Christchurch to the tune of $10.5 million, despite officials saying the project doesn't meet the fund's criteria.
Prominent Canterbury harness racing driver and trainer Nigel McGrath has been ordered to pay more than $9000 in costs after being banned for eight years.
A rising Canterbury harness racing star has been banned for six months for supplying drugs to other drivers.
Prominent Canterbury harness racing driver and trainer Nigel McGrath has been disqualified for eight years after pleading guilty to three serious racing offences.
Apprentice jockey Rohan Mudhoo proved to be the star of the show in the return of races at Riccarton following the easing of Covid-19 pandemic restrictions.
A Canterbury harness racing trainer is facing an assault charge after an incident at the Kaikoura races in November.