Living Hall of Fame

Living Hall of Fame description

Year of Induction:2013
Biography:Richard "Dick" Stillings was born on March 7, 1944 in Mt. Vernon, Ohio. After graduation from high school he received his early exposure...Read more
Year of Induction:1998
Biography:With such notable champions as Britelite Lobell, Waikiki Beach, Armbro Devona, Laughs and Park Avenue Joe, Chuck Sylvester has reigned...Read more
Year of Induction:2012
Biography:Jimmy Takter, one of the world's leading trainers of both trotters and pacers, was born on September 29, 1960 in Mantorp, Sweden. He and...Read more
Year of Induction:1989
Biography:As head of Ohio's Delaware County Fair, Hank Thomson was the co-founder, with 1975 Immortal Joseph Neville, of harness racing's pacing...Read more
Year of Induction:2015
Biography:Joe Thomson was born on March 3, 1944 and grew up in Cynthiana, Kentucky, where he participated in 4-H and showed dairy cattle. He...Read more
Year of Induction:2006
Biography:He never trained a harness horse or drove a two-minute mile. He didn't sit in the front row at yearling sales or oversee a million-...Read more
Year of Induction:2019
Biography:Linda Toscano earned her stature among the best trainers in harness racing by compiling over 2,100 career wins and more than $52 million...Read more
Year of Induction:1993
Biography:Philip Tully was involved with the Standardbred industry for more than half a century. He had experience as a groom, trainer, racetrack...Read more
Year of Induction:1975
Biography:A native of Philadelphia, Frederick Van Lennep's association with harness racing began in 1949, when he married Frances Dodge,...Read more
Year of Induction:2018
Biography:The first woman to be elected to the Harness Racing Hall of Fame, Margareta Wallenius-Kleberg is the owner of Menhammar Stuteri AB, a...Read more