TORONTO — Harness racing sensation Somebeachsomewhere is among the 2009 Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame inductees.
Somebeachsomewhere was named Canadian and North American horse of the year in 2008. Owned by Nova Scotia’s Schooner Stable, Somebeachsomewhere was a champion at two and lost only once in 21 career starts, earning $3.2-million.
Somebeachsomewhere will be joined in the hall by breeder Gustav Schickedanz; Canadian triple crown winner Peteski; fillies Alywow, La Voyageuse and Maryfield; driver/trainer Keith Clark; and broodmare Rich N Elegant.
The eight inductees were elected by the Standardbred and Thoroughbred 20-person election committees. The induction ceremony will be held Aug. 27 at the Mississauga Convention Centre.