Tag Archives: Belmont Stakes

Empire Maker Remembered

by Terri Bey There have been very few occasions when the loss of a favorite celebrity, or as the subject of this blog suggests, a racehorse, has moved me to tears. I am talking about openly weeping. I think the … Continue reading

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A Belief in a Thirteenth Triple Crown is Jusitfy-ed: 150th Belmont Stakes Preview

by Terri Bey On Saturday, June 9, 2018, at Belmont Park in Elmont, NY at 6:46PM, exactly 45 years to the day that the legendary Secretariat became the ninth horse to win Thoroughbred Racing’s elusive Triple Crown, a beautiful chestnut … Continue reading

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The 1978 Belmont Stakes Revisted- Forty Years Later

by Terri Bey It was a bright spring day at Belmont Park on June 10, 1978 at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. A large crowd of horse racing fans and media gathered to see whether 1978 Kentucky Derby and … Continue reading

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