Sherry Baffert is the first wife of American racehorse trainer Bob Baffert. He trained the 2015 Triple title winner American Pharoah and 2018 Justify. Till today's date, Baffert's horses lead him to record six Kentucky Derbies, seven Preakness Stakes, and a Belmont Stakes.
Sherry Baffert's Marriage With Bob Baffert
Sherry Baffert is possibly single at present. Previously, she was married to Bob Baffert in the late 1980s. Together, the pair shares four children Taylor Baffert, Canyon Baffert, Forest Baffert and Savannah Baffert. Sources claimed that Bob Baffert's dedication and commitment to his work led the couple to separate ways.
Currently, Bob Baffert is relishing good life with his present wife, Jill Baffert. She is a television host by profession. Before working as a TV host, She worked as a waitress for nine years in Breece Cafe, Centerville, Tennessee.
Jill met Bob in the 1998 Kentucky derby and immediately started dating. At first, Jill wasn't a huge fan of horses, but she tended to like them after spending more time with Bob. Jill shares a handsome son Brode with her husband, Bob Baffert.
Bob Baffert Net Worth, Horses And Stables
Bob Baffert has summoned an estimated net worth of $30 million from his successful American horse owner and trainer career. Over the years, Mr. Baffert has managed to win several victories. Bob began his professional career as a jockey.
Today, the father to five earned more than $276 million midst the course of his training career. His horses have reached 2848 places in 12,689 starts.
Baffert's now ex-husband wons a $4 million home in La Canada Flintridge, California. His lavish property includes a four-bathroom, four-bedroom, a garage etc. According to the public record, Sherry bought $1,850,000 in May 2010. The 5500 square foot property sits on 63 acres.
Bob Baffert Kentucky Derby
Kentucky Derby started his career as a racer on legalized tracks at age seventeen. Following marriage, Baffert began as a trainer at Quarter Horses, a farm in Prescott, Arizona. By the age of 20, Bob proved himself as a trainer. From the 1980s, Bob moved to Southern California and tained Thoroughbred horses at the Los Alamitos race course.
Later, Baffert became a trainer when he realized it's tough to maintain the weight required for a jockey. But it's true, the success as a trailer did not come to Bob immediately. Bob worked hard for several years before agencies discovered his talent.
Check out the clip of Sherry Baffert's former spouse, Bob Baffert, talking about his journey in horse racing!
Sooner or later, the father of four received the Eclipse Award as an outstanding trainer in 1997 and 1999. Bob Baffert did not lag, showing off talent with his recent win at the 2021 Kentucky Derby. Sportscaster Krista Voda and Kylen Mills are two of those TV personalities to cover championships like the Kentucky Derby.
Sherry Baffert Quick Facts, Wiki
- Sherry Baffert's ex-husband Bob Baffert had a heart attack in 2012.
- Bob Baffert owns a lavish villa in the United States.
- He has a "Baffert Ranch" with a herd of cows, horses, and a chicken farm.
- Bob Baffert drives a deluxe black car.
- Sherry Baffert is 65-67 years old.
- Sherry Baffert holds American citizenship and belongs to the white race.
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