Derby Contenders

Stuart Janney III & Phipps Stable (Ogden Mills “Dinny” Phipps)

Stuart Janney and Dinny Phipps are first cousins whose families both have a long and distinguished history in horse racing. In 2013 they won The Kentucky Derby with Orb. Stuart was introduced to racing by his parents who raced the famed Ruffian. He is the Chairman of Bessemer Trust, Trustee of Johns Hopkins University, Vice Chairman of The Jockey Club and on the Board of Trustees of NYRA. Dinny Phipps is a retired American Financier and Chairman of The Jockey Club. He won the Eclipse Award of Merit for all of his many contributions to horse racing. The Phipps Family is one of the most famous in racing having campaigned such stars as Bold Ruler, Personal Ensign, Easy Goer and Buckpasser. Other top horses owned soley or in partnership by Janney and Phipps include Coroando's Quest, Criminologist, Air Support, My Flag and Point of Entry.