Sam Hodgin is well known in New Brunswick as a driver with soft hands, and one to settle down the horses who are a little tough to drive and keep on their game.
Hodgin had his best year in 2008 when he registered 40-wins and over $42,000 in seasonal earnings. Sam is also known as a proficient farrier and does work in and outside of the track.
Career winner of over 300-wins and his earnings are close are $370,000. Sam is a popular choice amongst trainers at both tracks in Saint John and Fredericton and as a youngster learned plenty from Steve Mahar.