Derby Contenders

George Bolton and Stonestreet Stables LLC

George Bolton grew up near Pimlico Racecourse and his family was involved in steeplechase racing. He entered into his first horse racing partnership with Bill Farish who he met while they both attended the University of Virginia. He is a partner in two time Horse of the Year Curlin. Other top horses he owns in partnership include The Factor and Dominus. Stonestreet Stables LLC was founded in 2003 by Kendall Jackson wine mogul Jess Jackson who passed away in 2011. His wife Barbara Banke is carrying on the premier horse racing and breeding tradition under the Stonestreet banner. Stable stars and recipients of three consecutive Horse of the Year Honors, Curlin and Rachel Alexandra, are the proud parents of a colt born in January ! Bolton and Stonestreet have partnered on top horses such as Curlin, Dominus and My Miss Aurelia.