East Rutherford, NJ - Undefeated Bee A Magician not only showed her heels to her main competition this year but in doing so set the world record for harness racing three-year-old trotting fillies with a 1:51 triumph in the $265,500 final of the Del Miller Memorial Trot Saturday.
It may be difficult to teach old dogs new tricks, but the father-and-son team of harness racing trainer Carl Jamieson and driver Jody Jamieson seem to have been effective teaching an older horse a new way to race.
Three-year-old filly trotter Check Me Out took the No. 1 spot in this week's harness racing Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown poll after winning the Delvin Miller Memorial in a world-record 1:51.3.
Check Me Out left little doubt that she is the dominant harness racing three-year-old trotting filly of her generation, scoring a two and a half-length victory in a world record 1:51.3 in the 12th race, the $245,500 Del Miller Memorial.
As he makes his way to his stable every morning, harness racing trainer Larry Rathbone already knows seeing his 3-year-old filly Lady Andi will be the most uplifting portion of the next 24 hours.