The Indiana Standardbred Association (ISA) board met for their first meeting of 2024 Monday, Jan. 8, welcoming three new members. Chad Clark, John Merkel and Joe Essig Jr. joined the group for the first time as new board members. First on the agenda was to elect the Executive Board. All positions stayed the same as […]
The Standardbred Awards banquet is coming up later this month. As a result, several deadlines are right around the corner for the event set for Sat. Jan. 20 beginning at 5 p.m. for the third year at the Embassy Suites in Noblesville. The event center is on the southeast side of the building, which is […]
Wishing everyone associated with Indiana Standardbred racing a prosperous New Year in 2024!
Wishing all Indiana horsemen and horsewomen a very Merry Christmas.
As the 2023 racing season winds down at Harrah’s Hoosier Park, it brings up the annual time of year to post two positions with the Indiana Standardbred Association (ISA). Under organizational requirements, the positions of the ISA Horsemen’s Representative and the ISA Gator Driver must be posted annually, and applications are now being accepted for […]
The first Horsemen’s Chili Cookoff, held in partnership with the Indiana Standardbred Association and Harrah’s Hoosier Park, was held Thursday, Nov. 16 on the stage of the Terrace Showroom. A total of four teams competed to raise money for charity. Each of the booths set up their displays and had themes for their areas. People […]
It’s Hoosier Champions Night at Harrah’s Hoosier Park. The evening will feature the state’s top two, three, and older trotters and pacers in six divisions of action in the $250,000 Super Finals. First post is 6:15PM. Kicking off the program featuring $1,885,000 in purses is the $250,000 Three-Year-Old Filly Trot with Naturdays picking up the […]
Caesars Trotting Classic and the Hoosier Park Pacing Derby have become a major stop on the circuit of major players in Standardbred racing. This year’s event was paired with an evening dedicated to the fans with Community Night at the Races Friday, Sept. 22 at Harrah’s Hoosier Park in partnership with the Indiana Standardbred Association […]
The Indiana Standardbred Association and Harrah’s Hoosier Park teamed up for a summer renovation on the apron area. A new space known as the HOP (Hoosier Outdoor Patio) is open to offer guests a new way to watch racing in an updated area. And, the area just got a little better. Last week, new furniture […]
Each year, several of the board positions for the Indiana Standardbred Association (ISA) are up for re-election or to be filled. This fall, a total of five “At Large” positions for the board will be on the ballot to ISA members. Early nominations are in for these positions with nine submitting the appropriate paperwork to […]