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Atlantic Regional Driving Championship

  • Truro Raceway 73 Ryland Avenue Truro, NS, B2N 2V5 Canada (map)

This is the first time in the history of Standardbred Canada’s Driving Championships that Truro Raceway will host the Atlantic Regional.

The four RDCs across Canada shine a spotlight on some of the best harness racing drivers in our country and provide an exceptional racing experience to fans of all ages. Eight drivers will participate in eight competition races, driving from every post position. Drivers will receive points based on their finishing position and the top two drivers will move on to the 2018 National Driving Championship (NDC) at Grand River Raceway. The winner of the 2018 NDC will have the opportunity to represent Canada in the World Driving Championship (WDC), and join 2017 World Driving Champion, James MacDonald, in the 2019 WDC in Sweden.

The drivers invited to the Atlantic RDC are:
Gilles Barrieau (PEI)
Darren Crowe (NS)
Jason Hughes (PEI)
Ken Murphy (PEI)
Marc Campbell (PEI)
Redmond Doucet (NS)
Gerard Kennedy (NS)
Todd Trites (NB)