The 2014 edition of Dream of Glory Day will not only include the $78,800 dollar final but also 5 divisions of 3 year old Colt Pacers in the Ontario Sires Stakes.
Among the Dream of Glory finalists is last weeks fastest elimination winner, Warrawee Promesse who won his division in 1:57.4. Wayne Henry of Arthur trains, drives and shares ownership on the 3 year old with Fred Brayford of Alliston.
The son of Windsong Espoir will start from post 5 in the final which goes off as Race number 10.
The Dream of Glory card also includes 5 divisions of 3 year old Colt Pacers in the Ontario Sires Stakes program. The field includes some of Ontario’s top trainers and drivers including the likes of Doug and Gregg McNair formerly of Walkerton, Jody Jamieson, Jack Darling and Sylvain Filion to name a few. Among the colts competing are 4 of the top 10 Grassroots points earners including Regal Babe owned by Robert Chapple of Chatham. The Gregg McNair trainee has a win and 2 second place finishes in 3 starts on the OSS circuit and over 47,000 dollars earned this year. Also competing on Sunday is Lucky King owned by Glenview Livestock of Wallenstein.
Driven by James Macdonald, the 3 year old Camluck son has a win, second and third place finish in his 3 starts in the OSS program this season and over 31,000 dollars earned.
Jack Darling owns and trains two notables taking part in the card. Shadowbriand has over 73,000 dollars earned this season after starting out in the OSS Gold program, and , while All Star Seelster has earned over 54,000 dollars on the Woodbine and Mohawk circuit but has just one 3rd place finish in his 2 starts in the OSS program. Mike Saftic will be on hand to steer both Darling pupils.
Dream of Glory day highlights
Doors open at 5:00pm.
Special Post time of 6:30pm
$78,800 dollar Dream of Glory Final
5 divisions of 3 year old Colt Pacers competing for $90,000 in purse money.
Half Chicken dinner BBQ at 5:00pm
Buffet dinner in the Coach House from 4-8:00pm
Crippled Ducks band from 5:30-8:30pm
Carriage Rides with the Gregg Clydesdales
5% rebates on HPI dream of glory bets
Celebrity Horse in outdoor stall
Taylor Fritz and Sonny parade marshall
15,000 dollar BEM fireworks display after the races