Derby Contenders

Gillian Campbell, R Group Management Ltd and Greenwood Lodge Farm

Gillian Campbell, of London, is also represented by Kentucky Oaks contender Killer Graces who became the owner's first horse and first winner. She recently purchased Summer Applause in partnership and is enjoying a quick return on investment. R. Group Management Ltd. is also a member of the successful partnership.Greenwood Lodge Farm is owned by Bill and Carole McAlpin and is the breeder and co owner of Summer Applause. The McAlpins have a family coffee business and reside on the Paris Kentucky farm where they raise horses to race and for the sales ring. They were represented at the 2011 Keeneland sales by a $ 1.35 million sales topper colt by Awesome Again out of a half sister to HOY Favorite Trick.