Gerald Robinson started racing standardbreds in 1950. It was a part-time hobby while he worked at General Motors. Robinson well known in horse racing circles to come. His pictures are in racing magazines such as Trot! consistently. His adventures and wins are well documented in local and Southern Ontario newspapers. He has trained, owned, and raced trotters for twenty-seven years. His red, white, and blue colours became a familiar sight at racetracks across southern Ontario.