Rob Gronkowski, of New England Patriots Fame, purchased a share in racehorse Gronkowski prior to the horse’s run in the 2018 Belmont Stakes, and got the privilege of meeting his namesake in the paddock. So meta.
A tastefully elegant home, two barns, indoor and outdoor arenas, access to a hundred miles of public trails, an adjacent nature preserve, and all the modern outdoor art your horses can pretend to spook at.
“If nothing else, I at least feel like, in the end, I’ve done right by him. I don’t know if he’ll ever be what I imagined when I bought him, but I know that what he has taught me already is invaluable, and I am excited to see where the future takes us.”
Watching the professionals tackle a CCI4* is fun, sure… but there’s something enchanting about this beginner novice cross-country round featuring a horse’s first ever trip and a rider’s words of encouragement!
The Taylor Estate of Lakewood, Colorado — valued at $27.7 million — is up for absolute auction on July 13, providing the perfect setting for the horse lover whose heart is in the American West but wants that English manor feel. As you do.
“As we waited for the blood tests to come back, I couldn’t help but wonder what I wanted the results to say. If he was a cryptorchid or proud cut it could mean an expensive surgery and a long recovery process. But if he wasn’t, was this just the way he was?”