Derby Contenders

Rokeby Stable

Rokeby Stable was founded by Paul Mellon in the 1940s and produced 1993 Kentucky Derby winner Sea Hero. Mellon is one of only four men to have raced both a Kentucky Derby winner and an Epsom Derby winner, however, Mellon is the only one to win the Kentucky Derby, Epsom Derby and the Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe. Mellon is one of five people designated an "Exemplar of Racing" by the Hall of Fame. Notable horses include: Arts and Letters, Mill Reef, Quadrangle, Fort Marcy, Run the Gantlet, and Key to the Mint.