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Did you know that James Fitzsimmons is the only Trainer, to have have trained two horses who won the Tripple Crown?

Did you know that there has been 11Triple Crown Winners of Horse Racing?

Triple Crown winner Sir Barton

Sir Barton

Gallant Fox

Omaha

War Admiral
Triple Crown winner Whirlaway

Whirlaway
Triple Crown winner Count Fleet

Count Fleet

Assault

Citation
Triple Crown winner Secretariat

Secretariat
Triple Crown winner Seattle Slew

Seattle Slew
Affirmed silks

Affirmed
Triple Crown winners trophy
Triple Crown Trophy

   
Did you know that the Triple Crown Trophy is the most prestigious Trophy in horse racing?

Date Horse Jockey Trainer Owner
1919
Sir Barton John Loftus H. G. Bedwell J. K. L. Ross
1930 Gallant Fox Earl Sande James Fitzsimmons Belair Stud
1935 Omaha William Saunders James Fitzsimmons Belair Stud
1937 War Admiral Charley Kurtsinger George Conway Samuel D. Riddle
1941 Whirlaway Eddie Arcaro Ben A. Jones Calumet Farm
1943 Count Fleet John Longden Don Cameron Mrs. J. D. Hertz
1946 Assault Warren Mehrtens Max Hirsch King Ranch
1948 Citation Eddie Arcaro Ben A. Jones Calumet Farm
1973 Secretariat Ron Turcotte Lucien Laurin Meadow Stable
1977 Seattle Slew Jean Cruguet William Turner, Jr. Karen L. Taylor
1978 Affirmed Steve Cauthen Lazaro S. Barrera Harbor View Farm


Did you know that James Fitzsimmons is the only Trainer,  to have have trained two horses who won the Triple Crown Trophy?

Did you know that Two of Fitzsimmons  champions, Gallant Fox (1930) and Omaha (1935) won the Triple Crown?.

Did you know that Fitzsimmons sent out 155 stakes-winning horses that won more than 470 stakes races and he trained 12 champions?


 Now if you didn’t know, now you know…

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