Published on June 7th, 2015 | by The Riding Corner
Victor Espinoza Rides American Pharoah to Triple Crown Glory
The 37-year drought is over. American Pharoah enters racing lore as the 12th horse to win racing’s Triple Crown. As soon as the starting gate opened in the Belmont Stakes, American Pharoah and jockey Victor Espinoza raced to the lead. They never looked back. Commentators had been opining that the Triple Crown could never again be achieved. Our take >> NEVER SAY NEVER
American Pharoah, Our Hero!
In case you are interested >>
- Rider: Victor Espinoza
- Trainer: Bob Baffert
- Owner: Ahmed Zayat
- Sire >> Pioneerof the Nile | Dam >> Littleprincessemma
- And yes, Pharoah is spelled wrong but oh so right!
Watch the race and then pin these pics. Today is a day that will go down in horse racing history and as a day that horse lovers of all ages will remember for forever and always!
So excited >> we just found American Pharaoh wearables and collectibles to help commemorate this historic day!
Heels down. Eyes Up. Ride the corners.
Summary: Let's Celebrate and Congratulate American Pharoah, the 12th Triple Crown Winner ever and the 1st Triple Crown Winner in 37 years!