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B. Wayne Hughes passes away

We are very saddened to report the passing of B. Wayne Hughes who died peacefully today in his home at his beloved Spendthrift Farm with loving family by his side. The longtime horse racing visionary and leader – best known within the industry for returning Spendthrift to prominence – was 87. Hughes had been one…

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Spendthrift marketing team wins Emmy Award

Spendthrift Farm was recognized in the 57th Annual Ohio Valley Regional Emmy Awards on August 15th, winning in the category of Commercial. During a virtual ceremony, Spendthrift received the honor for the video “Homecoming” produced in 2020. A sequel to the farm’s 2019 Emmy-nominated video “Work Like Hell”, the series featured Spendthrift’s new stallions for…

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MyRacehorse partners with Spendthrift on Monomoy Girl

Champion Monomoy Girl | NYRA photo

MyRacehorse and Spendthrift Farm are excited to announce they will partner on the 2021 racing campaign of the sensational racemare Monomoy Girl. In a lease to race agreement for the 2021 season, MyRacehorse has acquired a majority interest in Monomoy Girl, a 6-year-old daughter of Tapizar who has been a bastion of consistency and competitiveness…

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Spendthrift acquires ownership interest in 3yo colt Keepmeinmind

Keepmeinmind breaks his maiden in the Kentucky Jockey Club-G2 at Churchill | Coady photo

Wayne Hughes’ Spendthrift Farm has acquired fifty-percent ownership interest in the 3-year-old colt Keepmeinmind, winner of the Kentucky Jockey Club S. (G2) last fall at Churchill and currently second on the Kentucky Derby leaderboard with 18 points. “We are delighted to be a part of such an exciting young racehorse as Keepmeinmind, and thankful to…

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