In his first race of 1980, the Malibu Stakes on January 5, Spectacular Bid ran away from the field, beating Flying Paster by 5 lengths.
Spectacular Bid: The Last Superhorse of the Twentieth Century, is set to be released September 1, 2019 by the University Press of Kentucky! We are still working on a cover but will reveal that closer to the release date. Right now I’m going over edits made by my editor, and working with the marketing team on a strategy. Stay tuned!
At Keystone Racetrack in Philadelphia on November 11, 1978, Spectacular Bid wrapped up an outstanding two-year-old season with a dominating victory in the Heritage Stakes.Read More »40 Years Ago: Spectacular Bid Wins the Heritage Stakes