Written by Juliette Beauchamp
Last June, American Pharoah galloped into the history books when he won the Belmont Stakes and racing’s prestigious Triple Crown, a feat not equaled since 1978. While horse enthusiasts around the world rejoiced over the bay colt’s success, Virginian’s will always have a special love for American Pharoah’s great-great-great-grandsire, himself a Triple Crown winner.
Secretariat, bred and raised in Virginia, is one of racing’s most beloved figures. He was born at the Meadow […]