Racing 5 1;2 furlongs at Canterbury Park, RUNNIN HAPPY (Runhappy) angled to the rail and steadily found room to clear the field to graduate in her first start. She is trained by Eric L. Heitzmann for owner Stone Bridge Investments.
Making her third start, SWEET SERENADE, f, 3, Tonalist–Maya Strike, by Smart Strike was rated and then swept by her rivals to win going away in a MSW at Woodbine on Queen’s Plate Day. She raced a mile on the turf for owner Carolyn K. Friedberg and trainer Roger L. Attfield and was bred by R. S. Evans.
See him stride out here -what a walk!
7 year old stakes placed REASON TO SOAR (Soaring Empire) won his 11th race – this time pulling away to win easily sprinting at Louisiana Downs. The last 2 wins were at Oaklawn. Then 3 wins in a row in as many racetracks (Churchill, Keeneland, Oaklwn). He is now trained by Robertino Diodoro and owned by M and M Racing (Mike Sisk).