Testimonials - Denali Stud


“Craig Bandoroff and his team never miss a thing. We rely on them totally for raising our foals and consigning our stock.”
Barry Irwin, Team Valor International

“We have done business with the Denali team for a number of years and find them to be very professional, enthusiastic, and passionate about what they do. Craig works hard at getting the best possible outcome for our horses we sell with him.”
Elliott Walden, WinStar Farm

“Craig and Holly Bandoroff’s Denali Stud, has been selling horses for us over the last 20 years or more. I always maintain that Craig is one of the hardest working Consignors on the Sale Grounds. We rarely take? horses back, but when we do, more often than not, he gets them sold post Sale. This man never quits trying for his Clients. I have a lot of respect for his knowledge, dedication and work ethic.”
Ted Burnett, Josham Farms

“Expertise-Commitment-Integrity-Caring-Quality. These are some of the reasons for our selection of Denali Stud to manage our portfolio of broodmares. We are extremely pleased with the care and guidance they provide to us.”
Tom Ryan, Dattt Farm

“His attention to detail is second to none.”
Richard Santulli

“Denali Stud has been integral to the success of our breeding program since 1991. Craig’s honesty and strong work ethic, coupled with Holly’s enduring warmth, has built a culture at Denali of unsurpassed professionalism, attention to every detail, and strong, personalized client communication. Craig’s in-depth knowledge of the Thoroughbred market is a key resource in making our breeding and sales decisions.

“For many years we have boarded our horses at Denali Stud with complete confidence. The staff is exceptionally committed to delivering the utmost in professional horse care, as well as providing personalized attention to detail and stellar client communication. They are truly invested in our success.” 
– Drs. Bill Wilmot & Joan Taylor, Stepwise Farm

“We’ve been with Denali for nearly twenty years and their organization continues to satisfy our needs in every way. They’re top-class!”
Beverly and Jeff Lewis

“Craig is highly educated, and always on top of every issue. He’s hard-working, very knowledgeable about the business, and has a load of integrity. You can’t ask for more than that.”
Earle Mack

“We have been in the horse buisness for 30 years. Craig Bandoroff has been overseeing the care of our mares, foals, yearlings and handling our sales consignments for the past ten. There is no person with more integrity that I have encountered in my time in the horse business.”

Marlene Brody, Gallagher’s Stud; Ghent, NY

“I have built and managed stud farms on three continents so I am well placed to marvel at the scale of Craig and Holly’s achievement at Denali Stud. I always recommend Denali to my clients and they do not let me down.”
James Delahooke

“As an owner/operator Craig Bandoroff is activey involved in Denali Stud on a daily basis. He has assembled a staff of the best professionals to assist him. When we sold our farm in Kentucky last year I knew where my horses would go and who I would use to oversee my Thoroughbred assets. In my 25 years of breeding horses in Central Kentucky, Craig has been involved with me the entire time.”
R.D Hubbard

“Craig is involved – even though he has a great team, he stays personally connected to clients and their horses.”
Diane Snowden