Mike O’Rourke

Mike O’ Rourke became involved in thoroughbred racing at an early age. A long time resident of the San Gabriel Valley, he became a regular in the infield at Santa Anita on most weekends, while in his teens. He formed his first partnership with some friends from high school while in his early twenties.

Before joining Class Racing Stable in 1998, Mike spent the majority of his work life with a Fortune 500 company. He brings to Class Racing Stable over thirty years of business management experience. His background includes leadership responsibilities for Sales, Training, Customer Service, Human Resources and Operation Management.

Mike currently resides in Cave Creek, Arizona with his wife Patty. He oversees our racing interests there. He also commutes and serves Class Racing Stable in the capacity of Chief Financial Officer. His personal goals for Class Racing Stable are to achieve and maintain the highest level of integrity in the industry; have optimum two way communications with our partners; have a viable and successful business while providing a lot of fun for our partners and ourselves.