Another beautiful end-of-summer day and matinee races at Kensington. Days like this I miss having a horse but it was nice just to sit and watch everybody else working, too.
I love this picture:
We start them young on the Island.
The view around this turn is breathtaking. PEI is surprising for its hills and wonderful views of farmland and woods.
Old-fashioned racing with the horses tied to the trailers, kids running everywhere, blankets instead of purses to be won, no betting except between friends and a lot of people who really love their animals. Lots of sun, hot dogs on the grill and pop in big buckets of ice. Now I'm sleepy....