Derby Contenders

Kona Stable, LLC

Kona Stable LLC is owned by Richard Giacopelli, who resides in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey, and is the owner of Mayrich Construction Corp, a construction and excavating company.  Giacopelli’s first start in horse racing was with a group of friends who decided to buy and own Thoroughbreds together. Many people in the group left, but Giacopelli stayed in the business. He was part owner of the stakes winning Christine Daae.