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Belmont's 'Test' a unique challenge

Updated: June 4, 2010, 7:29 PM ET
By Claire Novak | Special to ESPN.com

ELMONT, N.Y. -- They come from all corners of the nation -- in from Los Angeles, up from Louisville, down from Saratoga -- or from right here on Long Island, where the 142nd running of the Belmont Stakes will take place Saturday. They are horsemen's sons and former assistants and grown-ups who broke into this game after hanging on the rail as children, chasing the dream of someday training horses like Forego or Seattle Slew, like Secretariat. Now their brows are furrowed and their hair ...

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