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Michael Dubb,Bethlehem Stables and Elkstone Group

Michael Dubb is the founder and chairman of Beechwood Organization, and member of the NYRA Board of Directors. He is active in racing partnerships and campaigned 2005 Kentucky Oaks contender Sis City with then NY Yankees manager Joe Torre.

Michael Caruso races under Bethlehelm Stables and was introduced to racing by his father who took him to Monmouth Park. Grace Hall is named after the arena of the same name at Lehigh University where Caruso had a record breaking wrestling career which landed him in the National Wrestling Hall Of Fame.

Elkstone Group is headed by Stuart Grant, an attorney who owns the Camden Training Center in South Carolina. He won with his first horse in 2001 and now has a stable of over 35 runners including Pinch Pie and JW Blue

Los Alamitos Futurity Added to 2014-15 'Road to the Kentucky Derby' Series

The $500,000 Los Alamitos Futurity (Grade I) has been added to the list of races that comprise the 2014-15 “Road to the Kentucky Derby.” The series of 35 select races – 19 “Prep Season” races and 16 “Championship Series” races – will determine which horses qualify to the 141st running of the $2 million guaranteed Kentucky Derby.

Global View Nips Storming Inti at Wire to Win 23rd Running of Grade II American Turf

Glen Hill Farm's Global View caught Storming Inti in the closing strides

Midnight Lucky Romps in 28th Running of Grade I Humana Distaff

Midnight Lucky, making her first start in more than 11 months, took the lead out of the gate

Coffee Clique Catches Dame Marie Late to Win 29th Running of Grade II Churchill Distaff Turf Mile

Coffee Clique squeezed through an opening along the hedge

California Chrome Wins America’s Greatest Race

164,906 fans pack historic Churchill Downs

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Lindsay & Els Chicago, IL

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GET TO KNOW THE KENTUCKY DERBY WINNER CALIFORNIA CHROME (PRE-RACE BIO)

California Chrome is attempting to become only the fourth California-bred, Kentucky Derby winner in history and the first since Decidedly in 1962.