Bob Baffert age difference with wife: How old is Jill Baffert?

Eve Edwards May 2, 2021
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What is the age difference between Bob Baffert and his wife Jill? We explore the racehorse trainer’s relationship as he secures another win at the 2021 Kentucky Derby.

Bob Baffert, jockey John Velazquez and Medina Spirit won for a second time at the Derby on 1 May 2021.

Medina Spirit has now given Baffert a record seventh victory in the race.

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Who is Bob Baffert’s wife, Jill?

Bob Baffert is currently married to a woman named Jill. They wed in 2002.

Jill Baffert is a former television reporter originally from Tennessee. She earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Broadcasting from Middle Tennessee State University. Later, Jill relocated to Louisville, Kentucky to pursue her TV career. While in Louisville, Jill worked as a morning show anchor for WLKY-TV.

Jill Baffert now works with horses, as her husband does.

The Baffert family is now based in California, although they are often found in Louisville when Derby week comes around.

Bob Baffert’s age difference with wife explored

Bob Baffert was born on 13 January 1953 in Nogales, Arizona. He is currently 68 years old.

Jill Baffert is reportedly 54 years old.

This means there is a 14 year age difference between the horse racing duo.

Bob and Jill: Family life

Jill and Bob Baffert have one child together, a son named Bode. Bode Baffert was born in 2004, making him 17 years old as of 2021.

Bob Baffert has four children from his previous marriage to a woman named Sherry. These children are called Taylor, Canyon, Forest, and Savannah.

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