SPECTACULAR BID (USA) gr. H, 1976
DP = 9-14-18-3-0 (44) DI = 2.67 CD = 0.66 - 30 Starts, 26 Wins, 2 Places, 1 Shows Career Earnings: $2,781,608
Owner: Hawksworth Farm Breeder: Mrs. William Jason and Mrs. William Gilmore State Bred: KY Winnings: 30 Starts: 26 - 2 - 1, $2,781,608
At 2: 1st: Young America S., Laurel Futurity, Worlds' Playground S., Champagne S.
At 3: 1st: Kentucky Derby (G1), Preakness S., Meadowlands Cup, Marlboro Cup Invitational H., Blue Grass S., Florida Derby, Fountain Of Youth S. 2nd: Jockey Club Gold Cup 3rd: Belmont S.
At 4: 1st: Charles H., Strub S., Santa Anita H., Woodward S. (Walkover), Californian S., Mervyn Leroy H., Malibu S., San Fernando S., Amory L. Haskell H.
U.S. Champion 2-Year-Old Colt (1978)
U.S. Champion 3-Year-Old Male Horse (1979
U.S. Champion Older Male Horse (1980)
U.S. Horse of the Year (1980)
In retirement was sent to stud at Claiborne Farm but his performance was less than spectacular. Relocated to Milfer Farm in New York. sired 47 stakes & accumulated more than $19.5 million in progeny earnings.