Derby Contenders

Tanma Corporation

Tanma Corp President Susan Chu and three time Derby winning Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert return for a second year with high hope for Chitu following Tanma 2013 Derby contender Super Ninety Nine. Susan Chu and her family fell in love with horse racing after watching Super Saver and I'll Have Another while attending their respective Kentucky Derbies, she decided to enter the horse racing world. Susan is involved in international show jumping and partners with top equestrian professionals including World #1 Show Jumping Champion and 2008 Olympic gold medal winner Eric Lamaze, Canadian Olympian Yann Candele and Gran Prix rider Cory Hardy.  A vocal advocate for humane treatment, Susan supports Olympic Equestrian programs and works with the Chinese Taipei Equestrian Association in a consultant capacity on their equestrian programs; she also supports equine rescue projects. She is a member of the United States Equestrian Team Foundation and the United States Hunter Jumper Association (USHJA)