Secretariat wins the 1973 Preakness Stakes.

Secretariat wins the 1973 Preakness Stakes.

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Secretariat Podcast: Preakness, Ron Turcotte

Ron Turcotte looks back on Secretariat's victory in the Preakness.

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Secretariat's magical run into the hearts of racing enthusiasts, sports fans, and the world at large—anyone who appreciates excellence could relate to the larger-than-life chestnut bombshell who in 1973 became the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years.

The Preakness - Ron Turcotte

This audio podcast is a companion to the Blood-Horse magazine's celebration of the 40th anniversary of Secretariat's achievement. This 12-part series corresponds to each of Big Red's races as a 3-year-old, relying on the observations and remembrances of Secretariat's rider, Ron Turcotte, and owner Penny (Tweedy) Chenery.

View the full Secretariat Podcast Series here.