ONCE UPON A TIME
(a blast from the past)
"He always moved forward," Brennan added. "He was one of those, taking into account his pedigree, that you figured would get better with time. When I look back at the training charts and records it's clear he was a little quicker than average. He seemed to do things easily with that efficient stride."
(Secretariat had an efficient stride - a just about PERFECT stride)
Read more on BloodHorse.com: http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/78269/brennan-of-orb-he-always-moved-forward#ixzz2TPD4tsRZ
UPDATE MAY 15
ORB draws rail in Preakness
"He won the Fountain of Youth from (post 1)," McGaughey said. "His first race was from post 1, and he finished third in a very good race. Obviously if I was going to pick the post, I wouldn't have picked post 1. But with only nine horses in there and with a rider like Joel (Rosario), he's going to figure out what to do."
Read more on BloodHorse.com: http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/78279/orb-draws-rail-in-preakness-stakes#ixzz2TPXBhOZZ
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