Kentucky Derby winner Authentic is being retired from horse racing. [18] Because of questions over his stamina, Authentic was third choice in the betting despite his strong speed figures going into the race. Tiz the Law began to make his move on the far turn. [9], Authentic made his three-year-old debut in the Sham Stakes at Santa Anita Park on January 4, 2020. Authentic won horse racing’s Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs. He also won the Sham Stakes, San Felipe Stakes and Haskell Invitational Stakes and was second in the Preakness Stakes and Santa Anita Derby. [10] "I think the noise from the crowd made him react the way he did there in the stretch," said Van Dyke. Storm the Court was in second, followed by Thousand Words. [5] He was sent into training with Bob Baffert. Tiz the Law ran in fourth position and Honor A. P was well back. The group’s filing says 890 5th Avenue…, SPACs became part of the investing world’s vernacular in 2020. Although his mixed feelings left him unable to fully enjoy the moment, it was a record-tying sixth Derby win for Baffert. Several other potential rivals missed the race due to injury, including Nadal (Arkansas Derby – div. Shortly after Authentic was retired, Hall of Fame jockey John R. Velazquez said Authentic was one of the best horses he has ever ridden. First is the exclusive content, including updates on the health/training progress of your horse, post-race assessments by the trainer and/or ownership group, updates on upcoming race options, workout videos and assessments, and often just some fun videos of the horse at the barn or the farm. He's just getting better and better. After the group paid out on their obligations, the net proceeds from the Kentucky Derby were negative—there was no money left over for shareholder dividends. Above him was Florida Derby, Belmont Stakes, and Travers Stakes winner Tiz the Law. He got off to a good start and went straight to the lead, setting moderate fractions of 23.60 seconds for the first quarter mile and 47.52 for the half. The horse broke fast from the gate and never let up, clocking 2:00.61 over 1 1/4 miles and giving Baffert his record-tying sixth Derby win. While the experiential component of racehorse ownership drives the MyRaceHorse model, it’s also responsible for upsetting the risk-reward balance on the platform, which makes reaching profitability a challenge. Other leading contenders included Honor A. P. (Santa Anita Derby winner), Thousand Words (Shared Belief Stakes winner), and Ny Traffic. Horse Ownership How are horses selected? "[23] He later said that he wanted a re-do for the Preakness, feeling he had under-trained Authentic for the event. Snyder…, Longtime media executives John Kosner and Emiliano Calemzuk are part of a group aiming to raise $250 million for a special purpose acquisition company. “To date, Authentic has only run against horses in his own age group. Then after the race, when Authentic was in the winner's circle, he started to wheel about, apparently distracted by the ribbons on the winner's blanket of roses. Authentic paid $18.80, $6 and $5 at 8-1 odds. His trainer was Bob Baffert. He gradually pulled away from the early leader and withstood a late run by Jeffnjohn'sthundr to win by ​1 1⁄2 lengths. However, Authentic got off to a slow start, whereas Tiz the Law got off to a perfect start and went into his usual stalker position. You probably know that the initial cost of purchasing a horse won’t hold a candle to the long-term cost of ownership. Authentic tried to respond but tired and finished ​2 3⁄4 lengths behind in second. Authentic (foaled May 5, 2017) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse, best known as the winner of the 2020 Kentucky Derby and Breeders' Cup Classic, setting a new track record at Keeneland in the latter. Every time I asked him for more, he gave more. That’s because, as Behrens explained, MyRaceHorse “purchased [Authentic in June 2020] after he had already proven to be a good horse.” The company (along with Spendthrift Farms) paid $15.2 million in a deal that also included bonuses for the original owner if the horse won big races (like $9 million for the Derby). Legend – ₩ = Triple Crown winners, ♥ = Filly, Note: All horses are from the United States unless noted The completed transfer of ownership form should be lodged with the PRA together with the relevant fee. He just couldn't get by her. Mr. “If we get lucky and have a nice ROI, that is icing on the cake.”. He ran in stalker position just off the early pace, then took the lead as they turned into the stretch. Sports and Entertainment Stocks Looking at H2 ‘Boom’ in 2021, Consumables Category a ‘No Brainer that is Largely Being Overlooked’, College Sports Facing Long-Term Threats of Aging Fan and Donor Demographics, NBA’s Christmas Lineup: Five Games of Big Names to Entice Traditional Viewers, Snyder Claims Extortion as Judge Rebukes Parties in Washington Football Case, Marvel’s Avengers Lend Home to Kosner and Calemzuk for $250 Million SPAC Buildout, SPACs: What A Special Purpose Acquisition Company Means For Sports, Novak Djokovic is the Tennis GOAT: A Holistic Argument. [12][13], Authentic made his next start in the Santa Anita Derby, which had been postponed until June 2. In 2020 he was also the Secretariat Vox Populi Award Winner. “You don’t get into [horse racing ownership] expecting to make money because the math doesn’t work,” he warned. Authentic responded to urging from Smith and managed to hold off Ny Traffic by a nose in a photo finish. When Authentic steps into the starting gate for the 145 th running of the Preakness Stakes (Oct. 3) an eclectic ownership group—one that includes Bode Miller (Olympic skier), Walker Buehler (Dodgers pitcher) and several NASCAR drivers—will be rooting him on. "That's all you ask for a horse, that when you get after him and they give you everything they can, and he did. His ownership group underwent several changes over time as SF Racing offered shares to other partners, who in turn sold shares to others. "His ears went toward the crowd, so I think that's what caused it, but when he got down to the rail, he spooked himself again. Bob said to take him to the lead so he doesn't wander so much and keep his mind on running. Also part of Authentic’s ownership is MyRaceHorse Stable, whose 4,600 participants include Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Walker Buehler and former Olympic skier Bode Miller. He's a quirky horse, but Johnny really knows him well. When Authentic steps into the starting gate for the 145th running of the Preakness Stakes (Oct. 3) an eclectic ownership group—one that includes Bode Miller (Olympic skier), Walker Buehler (Dodgers pitcher) and several NASCAR drivers—will be rooting him on. The athlete collective is among 5,300 micro-owners that bought shares in the Kentucky Derby winner through MyRaceHorse.com, … [23][24], "That's a good filly," said Baffert. "[21], Baffert was very emotional after the race because he had had several ups and downs over the year, and even more in the minutes just before and after the race. [21][22], After the Derby win, Authentic was brought to the Pimlico Race Course for the Preakness Stakes, which had been postponed to October 3. The Breeders’ Cup Classic is for horses three and older. Billionaire B. Wayne Hughes and his Spendthrift Farm are the majority owner, but more than 4,000 micro-owners purchased $206 shares of Authentic before … The filly ran the second fastest Preakness Stakes in history with a time of 1:53.28; only Secretariat was faster. SF Racing, Fred Hertrich, John Fielding, and Golconda Stables—other partners in Authentic's original ownership group—have sold their respective interests in the colt. Authentic's trainer Bob Baffert was knocked down by the horse in the Kentucky Derby Winner's Circle. Lease a horse first, if you’re not sure. Authentic horse page with past performances, results, pedigree, photos and videos. An asterisk after the odds means Authentic was the post-time favorite. So while you may be able to find a rescue pony for just a couple hundred dollars, don’t let that fool you into making a purchase.Responses to a horse-ownership survey from the University of Maine found that the average annual cost of horse ownership is $3,876 per horse, while the median cost is $2,419. His stablemate Thousand Words went to the front and Authentic moved alongside him. We buy to capture the excitement of winning,” Behrens explained. The field in 2020 was widely considered one of the deepest of all time, including Tiz the Law (2020 Belmont Stakes and Travers Stakes winner), Maximum Security (2020 Saudi Cup and Pacific Classic winner), Improbable (3 Grade I wins in a row – the 2020 Hollywood Gold Cup, Whitney Stakes and Awesome Again Stakes), Tom's d'Etat (2019 Clark Handicap and 2020 Stephen Foster Handicap winner), Global Campaign (2020 Monmouth Cup Stakes and Woodward Stakes winner), Tacitus (2020 Suburban Stakes winner), By My Standards (2020 Oaklawn Handicap and Alysheba Stakes winner), and Higher Power (2019 Pacific Classic winner and second in the 2020 Hollywood Gold Cup). The payday remains several years away (even if Authentic is retired following his three-year-old season), but Behrens does expect annual dividends to be paid out on the horse once he reaches the breeding shed. Behrens explained, “[The business is] like ridiculously risky VC. [4], In September 2018, the yearling was consigned to the Keeneland Sales and was bought for $350,000 by representatives of SF Bloodstock and Starlight West. Also part of Authentic's ownership is Spendthrift Farm, the racing operation of B. Wayne Hughes, 86-year-old founder of Public Storage. C, 2017 {3-n} DP = 4-2-6-0-0 (12) DI = 3.00 CD = 0.83 - 8 Starts, 6 Wins, 2 Places, 0 Shows Career Earnings: $6,191,200 Authentic had 8-1 odds entering the race, meaning wagers on him paid off nicely. 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The majority of horses lose a lot of money, and because the delta [between winners and losers] is so high, it is hard to classify [racehorse ownership] as an alternative asset class.” For that reason, MyRaceHorse has been careful to position its product as one people purchase because they love the sport and want to get closer to it (think: behind the scenes looks/access)—not because they’re likely to see a ROI. They ran the first quarter mile in a slow 24.48. I mean, he responded. He got off to a good start, but was bumped by Max Player shortly thereafter. "Maybe I didn't have him as sharp as I needed. "He had every chance to get by her. But I have a great team, and we tightened the screws. In between, Charlatan and another of Baffert's horses had positive drug tests in Arkansas. Because Authentic ran wide around the final turn, the filly Swiss Skydiver was able to get through a hole on the rail and moved to the lead, running the first three-quarters in 1:11.24. He did so after another of his horses, Thousand Words, acted up before the race and was scratched by racetrack veterinarians. Down the stretch, he started to open up on the field, leading by eight lengths with a furlong to go, before he started to weave, ducking sharply in towards the railing at one point. It’s no secret that we had some trouble with horse escapes early on in our horse ownership experience. Honor A.P. 2020: Authentic "[9], After being successful in his last two starts, Authentic faced real competition for the first time in the San Felipe Stakes, also at Santa Anita Park, on March 7. Surely, we’ll get to see him as a 4-year-old, ... talk about the joy and wonderfulness of horse ownership and getting to be part of the overall experience. “It makes it actually really easy to get involved,” MyRaceHorse founder Michael Behrens said Friday. "[28], "I tell you what, I needed that, didn't I?" [14] "I was worried about him having the outside post," Baffert said. Behrens suggested the horse’s Run for the Roses “probably doubled his value. Horse racing fans have chosen Authentic, the wire-to-wire victor in both the 2020 Kentucky Derby (G1) and Breeders' Cup Classic (G1), as the winner of the 2020 Secretariat Vox Populi Award. She dug in. "[25], Authentic met older horses for the first time in the Breeders' Cup Classic at Keeneland, held on November 7. In the final turn, Improbable moved from sixth into second place, getting to within a length of Authentic as they turned into the stretch. Authentic led a 1-2 finish for trainer Bob Baffert in Saturday's Breeders' Cup Classic at Keeneland and likely landed Horse of the Year honors in the process. In the end, Swiss Skydiver won by a short neck, with the rest of the field almost 10 lengths behind. In the paddock before the race, his other Kentucky Derby horse Thousand Words had to be scratched when he reared up and fell to the side. Authentic had issues, so Baffert gave him an extended break. He drew the outside post, saddle cloth 18, which made the start critical because he would either have to run hard to get early position or run further than most other horses because he was on the outside. See who is a fan of Authentic. That puts the a… However, when bred to mares of sufficient quality, Into Mischief has also sired horses who can compete at classic distances. Copyright © 2020 Sportico Media, LLC. That doesn’t mean racing partnerships make money or that one should be buying into them. On the other hand, several late scratches from the field made it more likely that he could get an uncontested early lead, allowing him to save energy. Going into the first turn, Tiz the Law was taken back and was never again a factor. Wayne has reached the top of the mountain, and we get to celebrate with him."[30]. Watch the video of the horse colliding with Baffert. Authenticity (philosophy), a particular way of dealing with the external world, being faithful to internal rather than external ideas; SS Authenticity, a coastal tanker; Authenticity Party, an Egyptian political party; Authentic (show jumping horse), an Olympic show jumper ridden by Beezie Madden Into Mischief is best known as a sire of sprinters, including Goldencents, Practical Joke and Eclipse Award winner Covfefe. In his first race, he was owned by SF Racing, Starlight Racing, Madaket Stables, F. Hertrich, J. The athlete collective is among 5,300 micro-owners that bought shares in the Kentucky Derby winner through MyRaceHorse.com, which owns 12.5% of Authentic. The MyRaceHorse executive reasons Authentic’s dad (Into Mischief, arguably the ‘hottest’ sire in America) “stands for $175,000 and covers 200 mares/year.” If Authentic were to replicate those figures, shareholders would receive $350/share annually—and it is realistic for a stallion to breed for 10-15 years. Part-owners of the horse likely also receive a percentage of the prize money from race wins. If he runs a terrible race, breeders might begin to look at him with a bit of skepticism.” The one race left this year that could increase the horse’s value is the Breeders’ Cup Classic. [6] Afterwards, his jockey Drayden Van Dyke told Baffert that Authentic was his favorite two-year-old. "[28], "This is the pinnacle and we'd like to keep it going, don't get me wrong," said Eric Gustavson, the president of Spendthrift Farm. Because there were technical problems with the timer, Equibase hand-timed the race off the video in 1:59.60[a] for ​1 1⁄4 miles, breaking American Pharoah's track record set five years ago in the same race. Maximum Security was second on the outside, while Tiz the Law was third on the inside. Authentic captured $1.86 million of the $3 million Kentucky Derby purse. The award recognizes 'the horse whose popularity and racing excellence best resounded with the American public and gained recognition for Thoroughbred racing.'. All Rights reserved. While challenging the early leader Shooters Shoot, he was carried wide around both turns. He's been in racing over 50 years and bought Spendthrift in 2004 and made it into a business... For Wayne it's everything and for us, the team at Spendthrift, that's the best part. said Baffert, referring to controversies that had erupted after several positive tests with other horses. Authentic was the fourth foal out of Flawless and her third winner. It’s like going from college to the pros,” Paulick explained. American Triple Crown wins:Kentucky Derby (2020). He got beat. [20], Velazquez said he had not been concerned about the pre-race talk regarding Authentic's lack of stamina, noting instead how the colt had responded when asked to run at the head of the stretch. He also won the Sham Stakes, San Felipe Stakes and Haskell Invitational Stakes and was second in the Preakness Stakes and Santa Anita Derby. Authentic is a bay colt with a white blaze bred in Kentucky by Peter E. Blum Thoroughbreds. Contender Profile at the Kentucky Derby. However, Ny Traffic then started to close ground rapidly. Ridden by John Velazquez, Authentic covered 1¼ miles in 2:00.61 and paid $18.80, $6 and $5 at 8-1 odds. Here is a list of every Kentucky Derby winner -- all 146 of them. Fielding and Golaconda Stables. Behrens says that some of the app’s users have spent from $20,000 to $50,000 on available horses. In the backstretch, Authentic picked up the pace and took the lead by running the half mile in 47.65 while racing three wide. [25][29], In his eighteenth attempt, it was the first Breeders' Cup Classic win for Hall of Fame jockey Velazquez. Making money in horseracing requires an enormous bankroll. The 2021 Kentucky Derby is the 147th renewal of The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports. Horse trainer Bob Baffert reflects on how much he and his family have gone through after Authentic wins the 2020 Kentucky Derby. It worked out. In December 2020, it was announced he was the winner of the 2020 Secretariat Vox Populi Award, an award decided by votes of the general public. Then Velazquez managed to slow the pace down a bit, running the first half in 46.41 seconds and the three-quarters in 1:10.23. He has a kid's mind. The field included Breeders' Cup Juvenile winner Storm the Court, another undefeated Baffert colt named Thousand Words, and highly regarded Honor A.P., coming into the race after a five month layoff. Velazquez urged Authentic to the lead, running the first quarter in a fast 22.92 seconds while being carried four wide around the first turn. Authentic. Of course, the breeding shed is where horses generate the bulk of their earnings and MyRaceHorse/Spendthrift Farms bought Authentic for his upside as a stallion. See … He went straight to the lead while setting moderate fractions of 23.87 seconds for the first quarter-mile and 47.94 for the half. He did everything I wanted him to do. Prior to the Derby, speculation was he would cost $20,000 to be booked to. "The older I get, the more emotional I get," he said. 2), Art Collector (Blue Grass Stakes), Basin (Arkansas Derby – div. [26] Improbable went off as the slight favorite at 7-2 while Authentic was the third choice at just over 4-1. The finishing time of 2:00.61 for ​1 1⁄4 miles was the seventh fastest Kentucky Derby in history. We don’t buy in search of an ROI. [27], After Authentic got off to a good start, he went straight to the front on a fast track that appeared to favor early speed. REGINA -- A local Regina woman is a proud horse owner of the 2020 Kentucky Derby winner, “Authentic." But despite the potential for a ROI (as Authentic should deliver for investors), Ray Paulick (editor/publisher, Paulick Report) said he would “never use the word ‘invest’” to describe the micro-owners’ purchases. Authentic was the 8-1 third choice from the No. JohnWallStreet Index: 1,166.27 (+0.85%)NASDAQ: 11,326.51 (+1.42%)S&P: 3,380.80 (+0.53%)DJI: 27,816.90 (+0.13%), With a full slate of Christmas Day games set to tip off a mere 75 days after the Lakers won the title, the NBA apparently earned itself a spot on Santa’s “nice” list. The online marketplace has democratized ownership within the sport of kings and given the average fan an opportunity to participate in the sport beyond placing bets in the grandstand (shares worth .001% were sold for $206). They paid about $206 each for a share. Authentic 'best horse in America today' after taking Breeders' Cup Classic for Bob Baffert. This guy is only 3. Though Thousand Word suffered no damage, Baffert's assistant trainer, Jimmy Barnes, broke his arm. “It is a thrill of a lifetime to own a champion horse. In 2020 he was also the Secretariat Vox Populi Award Winner. [19], Authentic was ridden by John R. Velazquez after Smith chose Honor A.P. Authentic had the outside position in the starting gate, and broke slowly and towards the outside. Authentic opened up a ​2 1⁄2 length lead going down the backstretch and was able to relax while setting a solid pace. "It worked out perfect. After his win in the Breeders' Cup Classic, Authentic was lead into retirement at Spendthrift Farm. [6] In June 2020, a majority share was purchased by B. Wayne Hughes of Spendthrift Farm, which stands Into Mischief. Now, that number could be as high as $50,000 [for the first couple of years].”. “There’s probably more downside in running in the Preakness than there is upside [for him]. This time, Hall of Fame jockey Mike E. Smith rode Authentic. Authentic (LL Cool J album) Other uses. "He got parked wide, which you don't want to see, and he got tired at the end after doing some heavy lifting. Authentic horse rating and status. He knocked over a couple of people including Baffert, though this time no one was injured. In his first start at a distance of ​1 1⁄8 miles, he went off as the 1-2 favorite. "He's a good horse," said Baffert, "and he'll improve a lot off this race. Send us a tip using our anonymous form. Baffert decided to put earplugs on Authentic to help him concentrate. All horses listed on MyRacehorse undergo an exhaustive diligence process, that includes a veterinarian check, conformation assessment, and value assessment that includes pedigree analysis, race history, remaining conditions, and several other factors that determine the fair market value of a horse. However, Authentic responded to the challenge and drew off to win by ​1 1⁄4 lengths. [3] Authentic's dam Flawless, a daughter of Mr. Greeley, won her first start by ​13.mw-parser-output .sr-only{border:0;clip:rect(0,0,0,0);height:1px;margin:-1px;overflow:hidden;padding:0;position:absolute;width:1px;white-space:nowrap} 1⁄4 lengths but bowed a tendon in her second start, ending her career. Legend – ₩ = Triple Crown winner; ♥ = Filly or mare, This article is about the racehorse. Blum noted that he kept her as a breeding prospect because of her speed. Starting at $100. While majority ownership of the colt belongs to Spendthrift Farm LLC, Madaket Stables LLC and Starlight Racing, a 12.5 percent stake is owned by MyRaceHorse, a company that allowed anyone to buy into Authentic for that low price. One of Authentic's shareholders is not only sharing in that victory celebration at the derby. Authentic stumbled out of the starting gate but soon took the lead, running the first quarter mile in 22.84 seconds and the half in 46.71. In other words, “If projections come to fruition [and his babies run fast], it could be a triple digit return over time,” Behrens said. Buy a racehorse share. A transfer of ownership is not official until approved by the Registrar of Racehorses or Deputy Registrar of the Principal Racing Authority (PRA) in whose area the horse is to race. Authentic won the $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic at Keeneland. Smith and Baffert both felt that the close finish was more the result of a loss of concentration rather than a lack of stamina. Cot Campbell (Dogwood Stable) introduced the first racehorse partnership in 1973, and as Paulick noted, ‘racing clubs’ have become “very, very successful in Japan” in recent years. Authentic responded to urging to pull away to a ​2 1⁄4 length win over Improbable, with Global Campaign in third. Honor A. P. started his move on the final turn and hit the lead at the top of the stretch. Horse: authentic14 AUTHENTIC (USA) b. It was the first time he shipped, and he's very immature. MyRacehorse - Horse Racing Ownership. Depending on the terms, you will need to cover some or all of the costs of caring for the horse during the period of the lease. The two horses ran head to head into the top of the stretch and Tiz the Law looked to have the advantage. Horses see green grass on the other side of the fence and want it and their muscular 1,000-pound bodies have no trouble breaking wood fence boards. Tiz the Law returned $3.40 and $3.20. Authentic (foaled May 5, 2017) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse, best known as the winner of the 2020 Kentucky Derby and Breeders' Cup Classic, setting a new track record at Keeneland in the latter. "[16][17], Going into the 2020 Kentucky Derby, Authentic was ranked second on the 2020 Road to the Kentucky Derby. The time according to the Trackus system was 1:59.82, also a track record. 18 post, but that didn’t matter as he and Velazquez were in sync from the start. 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