“Secretariat’ was such a magnificent animal,
unbelievably beautiful and powerful.
It’s always nice to see something that close to perfection,
a reason to celebrate.”
– John Malkovich / played Trainer Lucien Laurin in the film Secretariat
Secretariat (Movie Traiiler) 2010
Secretariat’s autopsy found that is heart weighed close to 22 pounds.
The average Thoroughbred heart weighs 9 lbs.
That’s a lot of heart.