Legendary jock Ron Turcotte featured on Saturday’s Off to the Races radio
Off to the Races on The Racing Biz Radio Network returns on Saturday, June 1 at 10:00 a.m..
Saturday’s program will feature Ron Turcotte, the jockey of the great Secretariat.
Turcotte won the Triple Crown aboard Secretariat in 1973 but saw his career cut short when he suffered a career-ending injury that rendered him a paraplegic. He was inducted into the national racing Hall of Fame in 1979.
Also on the show will be The Racing Biz corresondent Teresa Genaro, from Belmont Park. As always, Nick Hahn and Derby Bill Watson will be on hand to handicap the day’s races.
The program airs every Saturday at 10:00 a.m. for one hour over terrestrial radio on the ESPN Richmond family of stations, including 950 AM and the FM stations 99.5 and 102.7. It also is available everywhere via livestreaming and will be archived on The Racing Biz website.
The show is scheduled to run in this timespot for the coming months before shifting to a different time during August.