When you hear the world "Ultimate" in racing in the Maritimes, usually you can trace a horse to Moncton's Sifroi Melanson. Along with groom Dawn Hubbard, the stable is a powerhouse the last few years.
Greater Lakeburn, N.B is home to Ultimate Acres is a beautiful facility that includes a track outside of Moncton.
Horses such as Rakland Fine Line, Dance Hanover, Ultimate Blessing, Ultimate Faith, Ultimate Yankee, and Shadversary are just a few of the familiar names.
He has 142-wins going into this year and over a quarter-million dollars in earnings. He also was a recent President of the Saint John Harness Horsemen and sports a hefty .343 training average, impressive to say the least.