Legendary Calumet Farm once dominated the Kentucky Derby and Triple Crown races. Mismanagement forced the iconic property into decline and bankruptcy. Since Brad Kelley took over in 2012, Calumet is making a comeback with three horses in this year’s Kentucky Derby.
John Sensenig, who left a tenured professorship at UK to start Lexington’s first running shop 40 years ago, is selling the business to a longtime employee. At age 82 he is still running and coming in to help customers.