Former star NZ driver Dexter Dunn has elevated himself to third among the leading North American drivers in 2019, after another stellar performance in Canada on Saturday. Adding to last week’s total, Dexter reined former smart North Island pacer Bettor Spirits to a hollow 12 and a half lengths win in 1:51.2 at Harrah’s Philadelphia…Details
Kentuckiana Lodge is a highly-maintained harness training facility, consistently being fine-tuned with regular improvements. Consisting of 100 acres (45 Hectares) of pasture green grass for its equine athletes, it has a professionally groomed 1000m track.
“I have a beaut 3 tonne track conditioner from Bendigo, Victoria, which can go as deep as I want. It’s one of the best things I’ve ever bought and makes the track like running on a beach,” Cran says.
Racehorse preparations are complemented by the equine swimming pool. Horses undergo intense aerobic conditioning in the pool with virtually no concussive effects by swimming. The pool has played its part in extending the race careers of many horses who have niggles from track training.