Harness racing offers a wide range of career opportunities, from the high-profile trainers and drivers to racetrack executives; from on-air television work to the cameramen behind the scenes; from the clubhouse chef to the equine veterinarian. There are farm positions, racetrack positions and office positions. Racing also needs attorneys and accountants, farriers and caretakers.

Career Spotlight: Announcer Ken Warkentin

Career Spotlight: Announcer Ken Warkentin If you’re thinking about a career in harness racing, announcing and publicity is one avenue to consider. HHYF: How did you get started in the racing industry? Was it something you grew up in? Ken: I started as a racing fan,...

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