ON Monday afternoon, the Hamilton Harness Racing Club conducted a very enjoyable eight event program that was embraced by the locals with many new faces in the crowd.
One family made this a reunion, with one sister from Balmoral meeting her sister from Geelong, calling it half way as such, and enjoying the day at the trots.
The weather was almost perfect with just a hint of coolness about the day, but with no wind and rain and in the middle of winter it was a good sunny day.
One of the highlights of the afternoon was the running of the first ladies’ race held by the club and sponsored by Ward’s Jewellers, who provided a wonderful ladies’ bracelet for the winning driver.
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