MILTON, March 23, 2019 – Veteran trainer Rob Fellows reached a major career milestone during Saturday evening’s 10-race card at Woodbine Mohawk Park.
Fellows, 56, sent out eight-year-old pacer Velocity Driven to a third-place finish in Saturday’s $15,000 fourth-race. The top-three finish was good enough to vault Fellows’ over an impressive $20 million in career earnings.
The Rockwood, Ontario resident has been a mainstay on the Woodbine Entertainment circuit for more than three decades and is a winner 1,319 races.
Fellows has had seven $1 million seasons during his training career and holds a strong career UTRS of .300. The veteran trainer most recently won 40 races and sent out the winners of $791,710 last season.
$20 Million Man! ?
Congratulations to trainer Rob Fellows on surpassing $20 million in career earnings! Family and friends joined Rob in the Winner’s Circle Saturday for a presentation from Racing Secretary Scott McKelvie. #BetWoodbineSB pic.twitter.com/GBmS2YbPEE
— Woodbine – Mohawk Park (@WoodbineSB) March 24, 2019
Woodbine Entertainment recognized Fellows’ accomplishment with a presentation Saturday evening. Fellows’ family and friends joined him in the winner’s circle to receive a sign acknowledging his accomplishment from Scott McKelvie, Racing Secretary for Woodbine Standardbred.
Live racing resumes Monday evening at Woodbine Mohawk Park. Post time is 7:10 p.m.