Indiana Grand Jockeys Visit Local Hospital to Support Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

From left, Shanley Jackson, Malcolm Franklin, Eddie Perez, Kaylia Albright and Leandro Goncalves visited with children at Riley Hospital for Children in support of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month (Photo courtesy Indiana Grand) From Indiana Grand news release Posted: 9/30/16 Five jockeys from Indiana Grand Racing & Casino visited Riley Hospital for Children in [...]

National HBPA Sets Dates for 2017 Convention

The National Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (NHBPA) will begin its 2017 Convention on March 8th and continue through March 10th, 2017 at the South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Convention will conclude on March 11th with a full board meeting of the members of the NHBPA. The NHBPA March event [...]

OwnerView Accepting Nominations for New Owner of the Year Award

From OwnerView news release Posted: 9/21/16 OwnerView today announced that nominations are being accepted for its second New Owner of the Year Award. The award, honoring a new Thoroughbred owner who has been successful in the sport and has had a positive impact on the industry, will be presented at the Thoroughbred Owner Conference at [...]

Nominations for $1.11 Million Claiming Crown Due Nov. 6

From Claiming Crown news release Posted: 9/19/16 Nominations for the Dec. 3 Claiming Crown at Gulfstream Park will close Nov. 6. Scheduled to be hosted by Gulfstream for the fifth consecutive year, the 18th Claiming Crown will offer nine starter stakes for a total of $1.11 million in purses for horses (3-year-olds and up) that [...]

Ohio HBPA Announces Board of Directors Election Results

The Ohio HBPA has announced the following results from its Board of Directors election. There were 192 ballots cast. Trainer/ Owner-Trainer Category Robin Schuster - 137 votes Owner Only Category Jeff Jarvis - 106 votes Kristina Tumblin - 103 votes Mark Kuntz - 98 votes Bonnie Rogoff - 82 votes The top three vote getters [...]

Inaugural Thoroughbred Industry Employee Award Finalists Announced

From Godolphin news release Posted: 9/2/16 Following a huge response from the industry, with over 110 nominations received, the finalists for the inaugural Thoroughbred Industry Employee Awards presented by Godolphin have today been announced. The Awards recognize and reward the outstanding skills, commitment and contribution of the Thoroughbred industry employees who are at the heart [...]

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