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881.70 yards per minute is about four-fifths as fast as Secretariat.
In other words, the speed of Secretariat is 1.250 times that amount.
(at Belmont Stakes, 1973)
Setting a record finish, Secretariat ran the Belmont Stakes — a 12 furlong race length — in 2:24, for an average speed of 1,100 yards per minute in 1973. His margin of victory in the race, also a record-setter, was 31 lengths.
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