1977 Kentucky Derby Seattle Slew #816
This photograph shows Triple Crown champion Seattle Slew, with Jean Cruguet aboard, drawing off to win the 1977 Kentucky Derby at historic Churchill Downs. The "Run For The Roses" is considered America's premier horse race, always drawing crowds in excess of 100,000. This horse race has earned the nickname of being the "Fastest Two Minutes In Sports". Gallery of Champions copyright watermark does not appear on the actual photos.