The horse racing world and Hollywood will come together again in the 2021 Breeders’ Cup Challenge. It is one of the largest and most sought after horse racing games in the United States. For winning horses who took part in the best races earlier this year, this is the best place to prove their worth and get that top track record.
While the Breeders’ Cup Challenge 2021 features a two-day event made up of fifteen horse racing categories, there’s another reason why you shouldn’t miss this event. Every year it is not only frequented by punters, but also by prominent local and international celebrities who have been huge fans of horse racing games ever since.
As the Breeders’ Cup brings audiences to Del Mar Racecourse on November 5 and 6, celebrities will indeed flock to experience the most breathtaking horse racing events in the world. With that said, here are some of the most famous horse racing enthusiasts you might see at classic breeder’s cut.
Elizabeth Banks is an American producer, screenwriter, director and actress. One of his biggest directorial films was Pitch Perfect which debuted for over $ 50 million in its first week. Not only that, but she also starred in “The Lego Movie” and “The Hunger Games”. In 2017, she was part of “Power Rangers: The Movie”, nominated for the Teen Choice Awards.
Carson Kressley is a Breeders ‘Cup Ambassador and will surely be heading to the 2021 Breeders’ Cup Challenge. He is not only an accomplished rider, but also an American TV personality, fashion designer, author and stylist. . Apart from that, he is also the recipient of an Outstanding Reality Program in 2004 – Primetime Emmy for Queer Eye for the Straight Guy.
Terrel Owens was a great football player in the 19th century. He was once a wide receiver in some of the NFL’s biggest favorites like the San Francisco 49ers, Buffalo Bills and Dallas Cowboys. After leaving football in 2012, he became a big fan of horse racing tournaments, including the Breeders’ Cup.
After competing in the Breeders’ Cup Challenge 2012, Steven Jackson had changed his love for horse racing. Like Terrel Owens, he was once a football superstar and had won major citations like an NFL Pro Bowl on three occasions. He’s one of the celebrities you might see next November presenting trophies for some winning horses.
Bonnie-Jill Laflin is one of the Breeders’ Cup behemoths expected in the coming weeks at Del Mar. She is a reporter for the BBC and Fox Sports. Laflin is the only female NBA scout for the Lakers, to have received an NFL ring from the Niners, including five NBA rings. Not only that, but she’s also a philanthropist, role model, and animal activist.
The Breeders’ Cup will be filled with NFL superstars, and Wes Walker is no exception. He is the receiver coach for the San Francisco 49ers, Super Bowl LIV finalists. His love for the equestrian tournament made him victorious at the Diamond Jubilee Stakes in 2015, and he was a competitor in the Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint in 2016.
As one of the seasoned voices in the broadcasting world, Jim rone has been passionate about horse racing for many years. He was so interested in this kind of sport that he became a thoroughbred owner. Apart from that, he had sent many horses to racing tournaments, including the Breeders’ Cup Challenge.
Laura Bell Bundy
With roles as “Heart of Dixie” and “Jumanji”, Laura Bell Bundy is a Broadway sensation and a big fan of horse racing. Additionally, she starred as Amber Von Tussle in Hairspray, The Musical and Elle Woods for Legally Blonde. In the coming weeks, you can spot her at the Breeders’ Cup Challenge 2021.
A Hollywood actress with multiple Academy, British Academy, Emmy’s, Golden Globe, Critic’s Choice and Screen Actors Guild awards, Allison Janey is an avid horse racing fan of all time. She will undoubtedly be featured in the next Breeders’ Cup, which will grace the two-day event.
Like Carson Kressley, Bobby Flay is the Breeders’ Cup Ambassador and will be in Del Mar in November. In addition, he owns racehorses and has sent out numerous entries to numerous horse racing tournaments. Bobby Flay is a famous philanthropist, Iron Chef and entrepreneur.
The annual Breeder’s Cup Challenge is not only honored by horses, trainers, jockeys, fans and gamblers. It is also a star-studded event where many Hollywood celebrities are seen enjoying a two-day horse racing festival. If you don’t want to miss out on the thrill, fun, excitement as well as the biggest celebrities above, head to the 2021 Breeders Cup in November and see them right in front of your eyes.