Celebrity Pegasus Lowers Track Record

Published: May 24, 2017 06:45 pm EDT

Ken Wood, Bill Dittmar and Steve Iaquinta's Celebrity Pegasus ($5.00, Art Stafford Jr.) set a new track record for trotting stallions on Wednesday at Harrington Raceway with a 1:54.1 score in the $15,000 Open Trot.

Gillie The Kid set fractions of :28.1, :56.3 and 1:25 while Celebrity Pegasus gathered first-over momentum and cleared the field on the final turn then opened up a comfortable lead. Wind Of The North closed ground for second and Five Towns finished third.

Celebrity Pegasus and driver Art Stafford Jr. winning on May 24 at Harrington Raceway. (FotoWon)

Trained by Eric Ell, "Pegasus" recorded his 19th career win.

Six Gun Hall (1:54.4) held the prior track record.

(Harrington Raceway)