Keyword: christopher chenery

  • Penny Chenery with Secretariat, Eddie Sweat, Lucien Laurin, and jockey Ron Turcotte; Penny was TOBA president from 1976-84

    BH 100: A Mighty Pair

    The careers of two Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association presidents were related via the roles they played in the training career of one Lucien Laurin.

  • Eclipse Award: Helen "Penny" Chenery, Award of Merit

    ver time, Helen "Penny" Chenery has become known for much more than being the owner of 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat. She went on to become an ambassador for Thoroughbred racing, and as such received the Eclipse Award of Merit for a lifetime of outstanding achievement in the sport.

  • Distinctive Pro Pensioned; Dr. Blum Dead

    Distinctive Pro, one of New York's top sires for years, has been pensioned from stallion duty at Howard and Susan Kaskel's Sugar Maple Farm near Poughquag, N.Y.

  • Sir Gaylord at Hialeah.

    On This Day...

    Feb. 21, 1962<br><b>Sir Gaylord at Hialeah</b>

  • Charlie Ross, one of Secretariat&#39;s grooms at Meadow Farm.

    Secretariat's Old Grooms Still Remember

    In the spring of 1969, a magical seed was planted in the equine garden known as The Meadow, located in Caroline County, Va., just north of Richmond. From that seed the following spring would sprout a legendary creature who would one day transcend the Sport of Kings and forever alter the course of racing history.