Trekking Too Strong In Testa Rossa Stakes

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sprinter has continued his rise through the ranks to claim a stakes race at .

Trekking took out Sunday's Listed (1200m) after racing in Sydney at the start of his preparation.

After notching two wins and a second from three starts, trainer elected to switch the four-year-old to Melbourne.

Ridden by , Trekking was heavily-backed from $3.30 to run the $3 favourite and held off a determined challenge by Japanese import Kemono ($5) to win by 1-1/4 lengths.

($81) flashed home for third, a half-length away.

“That was impressive. It's good to see my horses draw a nice barrier and get a nice run,” Cummings said.

“He's obviously made huge leaps and bounds this campaign but I'll be careful about being too while he's able to keep going through his grades.

“He was on the limit today but we'll keep going, try and place him well and see if he can win again, especially ridden .”

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