The son of Mo Town won a spirited duel through the stretch run to win the 76th edition of Hastings' premier race.
Hastings Racecourse's premier race wraps up the Western Triple Crown; Saturday's card also includes the Oaks and juvenile stakes.
The CTHS BC Yearling and Mixed Sale saw 62 horses sold, with 58 yearlings selling for $876,000 for an average of $21,365, up 20%.
Lupul will take up her role as Manager of Racing and Communications for the two BC racetracks effective Monday, August 28.
The BC rider edges Kimura; second half of the Hastings Racecourse 2023 season kicks into high gear with the 12th edition of The Cup.
Both three-year-olds are multiple stakes winners and are leading their divisions heading into the heat of the summer.
Two three-year-olds by young sire Counterforce were stakes winners at Hastings racecourse in Vancouver on June 10.
At Hastings racecourse in Vancouver, the young trainer sent out Big Union to win the $50,000 George Royal Stakes.
Manitoba, Alberta and British Columbia racetracks will band together to stage the series with $450,000 in purse money and a $100,000 bonus.
Vancouver's Thoroughbred season got underway on Sunday, April 30 with plenty of exciting finishes and a victory by a new trainer.
A Pick 5 and High 5 will now offer 100% carryovers and the takeout rate is a fan-friendly 15% on the Vancouver track's races.
The brilliant 6-year-old mare was undefeated in five races in 2022, all stakes events, padding her career earnings to over $469,000.
Jordan Froelich began his foray into horse ownership through the Hastings Racing Club; now he buys his own through incentive program.
$1.75 million in stakes race purses are up for grabs as the 2023 Hastings Thoroughbred season launches on the last day of the month.
Canadian horsepeople look forward to spring as the backstretches open; Moon Landing moves to the top of the charts for the King's Plate.