French Elitloppet 2014 entrant Timoko completed his last workout at Haras de Sassy and all lights are green says trainer/owner.
Westerink, on an interview reportedly said "First of all , I would like to thank Jean- Etienne Dubois, who welcomed me to train on his tracks. Timoko, he worked well in a straight line, four times on a track that rises in selective sand. Then he made intervals and it was soft. I really liked the training."
also commented on the Elitloppet autostart draw: " Honestly, you could not ask for more. Timoko will go with the pp3; all tactics are possible. In addition to a good position and an excellent driver, we will participate in the first battery, which can give us more time to recover for the final. The horse will leave Friday afternoon."
Timoko is the ambassador for France to the 2014 Elitloppet, with a Dutch trainer and with a Swedish driver, .
by Thomas H. Hicks, for Harnesslink.com