Riding Legendary Secretariat ‘Like Flying A Fighter Jet.’

One of the best people that we always include in our history is the enormous sports hero that we know in such a specific field. Equestrian is one of the popular sports known that uses a horse. With such extraordinary strength and speed, both the rider and the horse will win if it was trained properly and can beat the competition. Secretariat is one of the famous horse that can’t ever be compared to others. He is the Meadow stable’s chestnut cold during 1970.

One thing people can’t forget about him is that he is also awarded as the horse of the year in 1972 and 1973. It is best known as the winner of the triple crown in the year 1973. He became as one of the horse for 25 years in Triple Crown. Meaning to say, no can stop him and beat him during that time. It was bred by the Meadow Stud. in Doswell, Virginia. Thanks to his trainer Lucien Laurin and of course, ridden by Ron Turcotte who poses next to a statue of Secretariat at Belmont Park, USA. Ron is now 77 years old and once said to CNN’s winning post that riding Secretariat is like a flying fighter jet unlike to those ordinary airplanes. The most exceptional horse ever in the sport of equestrian brought a lot of inspiration and entertainment to everyone.

His stylish performance brought a lot of fans around the world to adore and love him. For almost the years passed, fans follow his race wherever and whenever it takes. His rider Turcotte got also pressured for every match they get into because he knew that he has the best horse and afraid if Secretariat can’t run. The love between the rider and the horse are incomparable. It makes a strong bond between them leading them to always win in the competition.

Of course, Turcotte is so lucky to be one of the riders of that particular horse throughout his career. The horse has grown so much physically and mentally stable. His unbreakable record in the Kentucky Derby (1:59.40) still stands today while his enduring legacy was cemented in 2010 when Walt Disney produced a film based on his impossible real life. Another award-winning masterpiece taken by Edward Whitaker earned a lot of horse racing’s photography of the year having a majestic photo of the rare super blue moon in Lambourn, Berkshire last January 2018. There are a lot of contributions made by Secretariat in the sport of, and no one can’t even beat his record. It will surely remain in the hearts and minds of fans around the globe.

Here’s a glimpse of Secretariat running at the Belmont Stakes in 1973:

F1 Celebrates 1,000 Races – Could Electric Race Cars Be The Future?

Into the world of Formula One Racing, lots of athletes are going to be famous because of its difference from other sports. This is very expensive as it uses f1 racing cars and other accessories. Comparing to other sports, riders must have the endurance and capability to control the speed to a card in order to win the game. Speed is a very important factor in this kind of sport. This sporting event also takes for over three days which is usually from Friday-Sunday. A series of practice and qualifying sessions take place during the event. This is the top racing category in FIA comprising the fastest and most advanced cars in the world.  

Bernie Ecclestone had been more over the years to Formula One Grand Prix, and he believed that he would probably embrace electric for the said sport. He transformed this sport into a billion-dollar business. As our technology continued to grow faster, there will be a chance that F1 will turn into electric in the future. He also added that formula one would turn into F1; however, his heart and everything is still into the term formula one. He was present at the 1950 British Grand Prix and Silverstone that launch the world championship, competing in 500cc Formula Three race at the old airfield.  Additionally, he thought and predicted that Lewis Hamilton for five-time against Michael Schumacher’s record of seven championships and nine wins. And he feels that Lewis is going to win, but it won’t be easy.

So far the F1 racing event celebrates its thousandth race, and this is gonna be the greatest achievement made by Ecclestone. Since there will be a possibility that the race will convert into electric, there will be an advantage to not use any diesel or gas which we actually get from natural resources. If the cars will be more advanced, the race will surely be nicer than before and a lot of fans will get involved in that event. Only a few people know about this sport unlike basketball and football since they are both popular all over the world. However, as the time goes by, and technology will become better to improve car pieces of equipment and accessories, F1 might get into its pitch one day and will become more popular to others in the world of sports. According to our friends at NuVision Auto Glass, who are big race fans and ultimately want to sponsor their own car one day, say that an increase of drivers will also be expected this year and will further help this industry grow and flourish.

For all you F! race fans out there, check out some highlights from the Chinese Grand Prix below!

British Runner Sets A New Record Time In World Marathon

Every runner has a fixed mindset on how to be healthy and fitness junkie to fulfill his or her goal in a specific marathon challenges that will ever come. Everyone wants to become healthy but the athlete should be healthier in or to get into a sport. Running is fun for people who engaged in this kind of sport. It needs both strong legs and a very healthy heart for cardiovascular endurance. It is not easy to enter into this kind of sport because you really need to exert a lot of effort and strength. A benefit of course of running will surely make your life into extension, why? Because it will bring a proper circulation of your blood as well as you will gain enough power and strength.  

A British runner named Susannah Gill has taken home first place in the World Marathon Challenge. She is a 34-year-old woman who six of the race’s seven legs. The overall world record time was 24 hours, 19 minutes and 9 seconds at 295 km. The athlete doesn’t expect that she will get the record because all she wanted was to complete the race. She also added that if you really love what you are doing and you really work hard for it, you can achieve great things. It has never been easy for the first leg of the marathon as the temperature dropped as low as -35C as athletes set off to Icy, Novo Air Base, Antarctica. While on the men’s side, American Mike Wardian won first place with the overall time of 20 hours, 49 minutes and 30 seconds.

Maybe there is a training routine for runners to be physically fit. So if you toss into term “tempo run”, it only means that you are serious about your sport. In order to achieve this kind of strategy, your body must be able to clear as much as lactate. Lactate is a byproduct of burning carbohydrates into your body. And for those fond of heart monitors, tempo run should be done at 90 percent of maximum. Athletes from 15k marathon receive the most benefit from tempo run because adaptation to those races is more demanding than others.

According to Gill, she couldn’t recommend highly enough the challenge to anyone who wanted to try because there is always a challenge for every joy in running. So let this sport more fun but know all your limitations if you can take it or not. Besides always guide yourself for a better and healthier lifestyle.