Today at The Meadows, a harness racing track, jockey Chantal Sutherland attempted to set a new North American Record - but not with a sulky. Sutherland was aboard DW's NY Yank, a trotter, to try for a new under-saddle record.
5:39 pm ET - Chantal's reaction to setting a new record:
4:49 pm ET - VIDEO of Chantal's record-breaking performance!
4:24pm ET - SUCCESS! DW's NY Yank and Chantal Sutherland set a new North American record for trotters racing under saddle - 1 mile in 1:59.0 (on a 5/8mile track).
4:01 pm ET - Current World Record -
3:25 pm ET - Chantal unsuccessful in first attempt