How much is D. Wayne Lukas worth?
|Net Worth:||$250 Million|
|Profession:||Professional Horse Trainer|
|Date of Birth:||September 2, 1935|
|Country:||United States of America|
Who Is D. Wayne Lukas
Darrell Wayne was born September 2, 1935 in Antigo, Wisconsin. Horses have been his hobby since an early age. He holds a master’s degree in education from University of Wisconsin–Madison. His first job was teaching at high school which he did for nine years. He also served there as a head basketball coach.
As of 2020, D. Wayne Lukas’ net worth is about $250 million and growing.
How did Wayne get rich?
D. Wayne Lukas is an extremely successful and rich horse trainer. He’s also the first person who has earned more than $100 million in purse money. He was inducted into the American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame in 2007.
When he was receiving a 2013 Eclipse Award of Merit, Lukas stated jokingly that such an honor might be given to him in attempt to retire. Yet, he doesn’t feel old and warned younger trainers that he’s coming after them.
Lukas has achieved many records and won the Breeder’s Cup races a total of 20 times. He’s really a one of a kind. Some of his most important wins of his thoroughbreds include Oxbow at Preakness Stakes, Take Charge Brandi at Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies, and Hightail at Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Sprint.