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02-03-2013, 09:00 PM
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Originally Posted by MiamiScreamingEagles View Post
A lengthy article but one that paints a step-by-step picture of Secretariat's run culminating with his cover boy stature:

http://cs.bloodhorse.com/blogs/horse...ter-of-73.aspx



Career performances: http://www.secretariat.com/past-performances/

And his 1973 Belmont race, one of the most dominating sports performances ever:

They sure weren't afraid to run them back then.

I like the traditional (back then) route he took. Bayshore 7f, Gotham 1M, Wood 1 1/8M, Derby.
Now they diminished the Gotham by making it an essentially meanless race on the lately dangerous inner track.

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