Derby Contenders

Carl F. Pollard

Carl Pollard, a native of Kentucky, has owned and raced Thoroughbreds since 1969.  Pollard previously owned Hermitage Farm in Kentucky, and is a retired board member and chairman to Churchill Downs Incorporated.  Pollard owned the filly Caressing, who won the 2000 Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies race and went on to earn an Eclipse Award that same year.