Mikey, registered name Great Life, was born in 1987 and came to retire at Ryerss Farm in September 2016. He is a dark bay Thoroughbred gelding who stands 15.2 hands high. Mikey raced 32 times on local area tracks and won several times. His owners retired him from racing at 5 years old. Mikey was then trained as a hunter and ridden as an enthusiastic trail horse with many cross country adventures and paper chases.