Spectacular Bid with groom and trainer

Title

Spectacular Bid with groom and trainer

Subject

Photography of horse sports.

Description

The sensational Spectacular Bid, with groom Herman Hall and trainer Bud Delp at Keeneland in April 1979.

The heavily favored colt was piloted by Ronnie Franklin to an impressive 7-length victory over Lot o’ Gold in the 1979 Blue Grass Stakes. The future Racing Hall of Famer paid $2.10 - the smallest straight payoff in Blue Grass history.

Creator

Tony Leonard

Date

1979

Rights

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Format

black and white photograph

Type

still image

Original Format

photographic image

Physical Dimensions

8" x 10"

Files

Tony Leonard - Spectacular Bid, R.A. Smith up, Groom Herman Hall, Trainer Grover G (Bud) Delp, before 1979 Blue Grass Stakes at Keeneland.tif

Citation

Tony Leonard, “Spectacular Bid with groom and trainer,” The Keeneland Library, accessed May 26, 2024, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/675.

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