Sat. and Sun., August 3-4

Harness Racing

Illinois’ Fastest County Fair Track Hosts Fantastic Racing for Two Days

Live harness racing returns to the Brown County Fair on August 3rd and 4th in Mt. Sterling, Illinois. First post both days is 2:00 p.m. (CDT).

The highlight of this year’s fair will be Sunday afternoon’s Illinois Stallion Stakes showcasing Illinois’ best conceived and foaled two-year old’s. Horses on Sunday’s card will compete for over $70,000 in purse money – the richest day in fair history!

Track Records

Trot:
1:58.3 – Battleshoe Victor (2009)
Driven by Sam Widger
Trained by Tom Harmer
Owned by Michael E. Polansky, Loudonville, NY

1:58.3 – Speed N The Tunnel (2009)
Driven by Sam Widger
Trained by Brett Wilfong
Owned by Brett H. Wilfong, Donovan, IL & Lynn G. Wilfong, Kentland, IN

Pace:
1:51.1 – I Can Only Imagine (2009)
Driven by Brandon Simpson
Trained by Tom Harmer
Owned by Michael E. Polansky, Loudonville, NY
(Illinois’ Fastest County Fair Track Record)