Canada’s Jamieson wins Driving Championship
Jody Jamieson of Canada was the winner of the World Driving
Championship at Yonkers Raceway on Friday, besting a field of nine
other drivers from around the world.
It was the second championship for Jamieson, who also won in
The tournament began July 31 at Harrah’s Chester outside
Philadelphia, moved to Tioga Downs and Monticello Raceway in New
York, as well as The Meadowlands in New Jersey, before the
concluding card at Yonkers.
Jamieson beat Corey Callahan, representing the US and Juan
Antonio Riera-Rossello of Spain, who was third.
”All of us in harness racing, we have extreme high and extreme
lows and I’ve experienced that to the max this week,” said
Jamieson, who had five winners in the last two legs of the
tournament. ”I got so lucky to get good horses and I can’t tell
you how pumped I am to be the World Driving Champion. I couldn’t be