The 12 year-old veteran, with 277 career starts, also has 44 seconds and 40 third-place finishes.
Wind Surfer (Muscles Yankee-Windsurfing VC-Balanced Image) has career earnings of $946,612 with a lifetime mark of 1:53.4 taken at The Meadows at age four. The trotter’s richest win was in a $52,000 Open Trot at Yonkers Raceway in 2011.
Wind Surfer is a well-traveled campaigner -- his 50 wins have been spread across six different racing surfaces in four states.
Wind Surfer started from post five on Wednesday. He was content near the back while his competition posted fractions of :28.3, :57.4 and 1:27.3, before rallying in the stretch to best his nearest competitor by one and a half-lengths in 1:58. He returned $7 to win.
Kent Sherman trains Wind Surfer for owner Betty Sherman of Elmore, Ohio. Ryan Stahl was aboard for the winning drive.