Connections of Triple Crown winners Secretariat, Seattle Slew, and Affirmed talked May 27 on an NTRA teleconference about California Chrome , his connections, and his chances in the Belmont Stakes (gr. I).
The Triple Crown-winning connections include Patrice Wolfson, co-owner of Affirmed; Steve Cauthen, Affirmed's jockey; Penny Chenery, owner of Secretariat; Ron Turcotte, Secretariat's jockey; Dr. Jim Hill, co-owner of Seattle Slew; and Billy Turner, Seattle Slew's trainer.
California Chrome's connections include owners Steve Coburn and Perry Martin, trainer Art Sherman, and jockey Victor Espinoza.
Patrice Wolfson - Photo by Skip Dickstein
Steve Cauthen - Photo by Anne M. Eberhardt
Penny Chenery - Photo by Anne M. Eberhardt
Ron Turcotte - Photo by Anne M. Eberhardt
Billy Turner - Photo by Rick Samuels