Calvin Borel Net Worth

By | August 29, 2016

Calvin Borel is an American jockey whose net worth is $15 million in 2016.  He is married with Lisa Funk – find out his salary, height, to biography. He was born in 1966 in St.Martin Parish, Louisiana, USA and a very famous much acclaimed horse jockey in the thoroughbred horse racing. He was a jockey who started his career at a very early age and became famous as a jockey trainer producing the most prominent and famous jockeys across the globe. He used to race his horses near his home town in the bush tracks and he rode the first match race when he was just 8 years old. He made the record of winning 3 of his Kentucky Derby wins and is known for his vivacious disposition. He had his professional career in riding at Delta Downs.

Calvin Borel

Name Calvin H. Borel
Net Worth $15 Million
Source of Income Jockey
Annual Salary $1 Million
Monthly Income $80,000
Weekly Income $20,000
Daily Income $2,800
Birth Date November 7, 1966
Ethnicity White
Height 1.65 m
Weight 53 Kg
Wife Lisa Funk

He has a career spanning over 25 years and uncountable victories and wads in his career. His career got a thrust when he was awarded prize money of 750,000 dollars in the Stephen Foster Handicap at Churchill Downs and that was the year when he had his big break after winning the Breeder’s cup on street sense in the Breeder’s cup juvenile.



After that in 2007 he won the much coveted Kentucky Derby abroad Street Sense. Borel became the sixth jockey  in the history of Churchill Downs to make  a record of winning six races on a single race card. He has 4500 earnings till date and earned the 34 th rank in the North American thoroughbred history racing. In 2009 Borel won the Kentucky Oaks Derby combo making him the second jockey to earn this prestigious achievement since 1993. he has riding titles like Delta Downs, Louisiana Downs, Oaklawn Park, Ellis Park and many more. This American jockey has a bank balance of 15 million dollars apart from owning luxurious house and property. Borel’s wife is Lisa Funk and they were married in 2008 since then they have been together.

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