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A filly on the Derby trail: Cicada in 1962

Before Secretariat, there was Cicada.

A decade before Secretariat became the first colt in 25 years to win the Triple Crown, Christopher Chenery (father of Helen) campaigned a filly who was setting her own records. 109 more words

Brooklyn Backstretch

Secretariat: A Movie Review

Based on the life of a throughbred race horse ‘Secretariat’ himself. I can’t believe that there existed a 3-year old horse that made an astonishing record (still unbeaten as of today) in the Belmont Stakes. 162 more words