This is the story of the making of Animal Kingdom by Barry Irwin, a self-taught, self-styled sportsman and entrepreneur who shook racing’s establishment to its very foundations by employing unconventional methods to win the Kentucky Derby.
Rub elbows with some of the biggest movers and shakers in international racing such as Dubai Ruler Sheik Mohammed, MGM CEO Gary Barber, South African trainer Mike de Kock and more! Share an elusive Derby triumph and a heartbreaking Derby head-bob loss. Feel what it’s like to reach the heights as well as the terrible losses. They are all here in Derby Innovator!