How did it look when Marion Marauder tipped off cover at the head of the stretch at The Red Mile and started his thrilling stretch brush seeking Triple Crown glory? See for yourself.
A 360-degree camera was mounted on the racebike of Scott Zeron, Marion Marauder's driver for the 2016 Kentucky Futurity final. That video, courtesy of the USTA, is posted below,
On Sunday Canadian-campaigned Marion Marauder became just the ninth horse to win Trotting's Triple Crown as he defeated Southwind Frank in a tight photo finish. By Muscle Hill out of the Donerail mare Spellbound Hanover, Marion Marauder earned his 11th win from 26 career starts and boosted his bankroll to $1,897,338 for owners Marion Jean Wellwood of Stratford, Ont. and Devin Keeling of Cambridge, Ont. He is trained by Paula Wellwood and Mike Keeling, and was driven by Scott Zeron, 27, who became the youngest driver to the win a Triple Crown.
Marion Marauder is expected to race next in the Breeders Crown eliminations next weekend at The Meadowlands.