I’ve parsed through countless (it seems) clips, articles and websites covering Secretariat. Here is a selection of my favorites. Enjoy!
Penny Chenery, owner of Secretariat, sits down with BloodHorse.com’s Lenny Shulman to share her remembrances of Big Red and his legendary career.”Secretariat Captures Triple Crown“, ESPN, 2008
“The Immortal SECRETARIAT“, Enjoy Big Red living large on the farm, with his handlers and admirers remembering his personality and greatness. YouTube.com, cf1970
“Secretariat”, ESPN Classic’s SportsCentury. YouTube, partymanners
“Secretariat Didn’t Like Roses!”, This is a rare clip of Secretariat after the 1973 Kentucky Derby. After he got the roses, he tried to bolt! YouTube, 8bellesshoulda1
Secretariat.com: Out of the gate … and into history
“Secretariat Remains No. 1 Name in Racing” by Ron Flatter, Special to ESPN.com
“Putting A New Light On The Derby” by Whitney Tower, Sports Illustrated, April 30, 1973 Before the 1973 Kentucky Derby, Whitney Tower scrutinizes the Derby field.
“Crunch Went The Big Red Apple” by George Plimpton, Sports Illustrated, July 09, 1973
“The Man Who Trained A Flying Horse”by William Nack, Sports Illustrated, July 10, 2000
“Pure Heart” by William Nack, Sports Illustrated, October 24, 1994. In this SI Classic from 1990, Nack relives the greatest ride of his life: Secretariat’s thrilling career as a racehorse.
“Secretariat” by Dan Illman, DRF.Com, September 23, 2010
“To the Swift: Red Smith on Secretariat” by Red Smith, Joe Drape and the New York Times, June 6, 2008
Secretariat: The Making of a Champion by William Nack
Secretariat’s Meadow by Kate Chenery Tweedy
The Big Red Horse, The Secretariat Story and the Loyal Groom Who Loved Him by Lawence Scanlan, For young readers and up.
Secretariat by Raymond Woolfe, Jr