Monday, August 2, 2010

FAMILY DAY AT HASTINGS RACE TRACK

BC Day, August 2nd, 2010…it was family day at the track…Ron and Karen’s other race horse, Jazz..her track name is VICTORY WITH CLASS.. was running today in race number 6..and we were all meeting at Hastings Park to watch the races…

Ron and Karen drove down from Keremeos, this morning..and we all met at 2 pm..the proud ‘horse parents’ and their entourage…Carlie came with us and they also picked up their friend, Wendy Boechler to join in all the excitement…IMG_1887

Ron and Karen with ‘Jazz’..before the big race…we all wished her luck…

IMG_1888one of the ‘perk’s of going with Ron and Karen was the fact that we got to go into the stall area and see the horses…

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we also met up with John and Arlene Lindsey..they are old friends of the family…lots of history in this photo..the last time that all five of them were together was at Ron and Karen’s wedding in September 1980!!

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There she is in all her glory…VICTORY WITH CLASS… we bet a whole $6….big gamblers that we are….

 

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Needless to say ..we were not disappointed..she won by 6 lengths..and we won $18.50!!..another successful day at the races!!!.. We were so pleased to share in the excitement ..hugs all around..what a great day!!!!

 

RACE NUMBER 6..HORSE NUMBER 9

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jEEP WAVE STATS…one out of four..number two..dumb look!!!

2 comments:

  1. Hey - thanks for taking me to the race track! Victory With Class is sure a great looking horse and I'm glad she won. What? You only bet $6 on a sure thing??

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  2. congrats on your win! I like the look of your blog, the changes that you've made. We're hoping to campground host in British Columbia in the spring. Any suggestions on where we should inquire? levonnegaddy@hotmail.com

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