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The Kentucky Derby is run at 1 1/4 miles and is the 2nd longest of the Triple Crown races. The Preakness is the shortest and is run at 1 3/16 miles.

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The Belmont - it is a mile and a half. The Kentucky Derby is a mile and quarter. The Preakness is a mile and three-sixteenths.

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