2023 STANDARDBRED JOURNAL ROADSTER CLASSIC TO BIKE – nominations have now closed.

The 2023 Standardbred Journal Roadster Classic to Bike Nominated Horses:

Registered NameShow NameOwnerTrainer
Ace BiHeads CarolinaTriple S. EquineGary Kuepfer
Celebrity LoverLoverboyMichael HerronMichael Herron
Fox CastFox CastSebastien HebertSebastien Hebert
Hooray FranckeHooray FranckeJames KuepferGary Kuepfer
HP Royal FlushRoyal FlushWayne AllisonWayne Allison
Jewel on the RangeOne Twenty OneYannick LaFlammeYannick LaFlamme
Lifelong WishLifelong WishPaul W. RichardsonShelby Balmas
Make Me a DoubleMake Me A DoubleJim McKague & Jan WeisharJim McKague
Massive OvationMassive OvationJim McKague & Jan WeisharJim McKague
Miss Derby GirlDerby GirlGlen DowneyGlen Downey
Ollie Be GoodShuffle The DeckDerek SalisburyDerek Salisbury
Revs Full ThrottleRevs Full ThrottleSebastien HebertSebastien Hebert
Stellas GoldenearlFlying PrivateCarson KressleyRodney Hicks

The Canadian Road Horse Association is pleased to announce the 2023 Green Roadster Classic is being presented by The Standardbred Journal.

Details about Rules, nomination form, show form are available below.

2023 Green Roadster Classic, Presented by The Standardbred Journal

To be Held: At the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in Toronto, Ontario.

Prize Money:

  • Total prize money allocated to the class is $7,500.
  • If more than 12 horses are nominated/to be shown, the class will be split into 2 qualifiers to be held on Friday November 3rd, 2023


  • Horse must be in their first or second consecutive year of showing or 5 years of age and younger, whereby breeding classes are excluded and showing is defined as entering the show ring.
  • Horse must be a Standardbred that is registered either with Standardbred Canada or the United States Trotting Association. A copy of the registration papers with the horse transferred into the current owner’s name must accompany the nomination form. In the event of a horse being leased, a copy of a registered lease (through Standardbred Canada or USTA) must accompany the nomination.
  • Only 2 entries per stable to be shown, however unlimited nominations will be accepted.
  • The owner, driver and trainer must be a member in good standing of the Canadian Road Horse Association prior to September 1, 2023.
  • Horse must also be entered in the 2023 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair to exhibit.
  • Horse must have competed in a harness class at a minimum of 2 different horse shows/fairs in advance of the Royal Winter Fair during the current calendar year to be eligible. The enclosed form must be filled out and postmarked on or before October 23, 2023

Fees:  Nomination fee (non-refundable):

Made payable to the Canadian Road Horse Association

  • Postmarked on or before September 1, 2023 …………………….… $100.00
  • Nominations postmarked after September 1, 2023 will not be accepted.
  • Entry fee: As identified in the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair prize list
  • Membership fee: Made payable to the Canadian Road Horse Association
  • Due by September 1, 2023 ……………………………………………… $25.00

For information contact:

Helen Thomas, Treasurer

Nomination Form, Rules, and Show Form available here to be downloaded: 

Green Roadster Classic – Winners – 2001-2022