Hot, Hot, Hot that was the word of the day at Clinton Raceway this Sunday. Plenty of live racing action on track, and winning off track for the large crowd on hand as the fourth week of Clinton Raceway's 2014 live season got under way.
Father's and their children of all ages, from all over South-western Ontario made their way to Clinton on another beautiful sunny day. The Super Sunday Show had give-aways between each race to keep them entertained, and the horses didn't disappoint with great on track action.
Race two was a battle at the wire between the five, Decroft Havaball, and six Talkin Foolish. It was Decroft Havaball that managed the win for Clinton Trainer Randy Marriage for owner Clarence Dekens of Clinton, and driven to victory by
Ninette B, for Jane Kerr of Goderich (trained by Denis Kerr) and Kittykittybangbang, for Lema Chapple of Wingham rounded out the triactor in the fourth race on the days card, while fourth post Torches Angel trained byand owned by Catherine McClure of Clinton managed a second place finish is the second last race of the day.
The final race on the card, was a battle in the stretch as Live For Today, owned by Catherine & Darcy McClure of Clinton, and trained by Darcy edged out a second place Albergetty.
An on track attendance of over 550 and handle just shy of $24,000 was recorded.
The fun and racing continues at Clinton Raceway Sunday June 22 with the ever popular miniature exhibition horse race on track, with a meet and greet with the horses. Live race post time 1:30pm.
All the details can be found at www.clintonraceway.com
by Jessica Carnochan, for Hanover Raceway