John Adger, the racing and bloodstock manager of Stonerside Stable, has been named to Fasig-Tipton's board of directors. "John provides a wealth of experience and expertise to Fasig-Tipton," said D.G. Van Clief Jr., Fasig-Tipton's chairman. "His knowledge of the Thoroughbred industry in Texas and the Southwest region is tremendous, and we look forward to his input and guidance for many years."Adger is also a past president and a current member of the board of directors of the Texas Thoroughbred Association and a member of the University of Kentucky Gluck Equine Research Foundation board of directors.In addition, Ted Bates and George Harris have been appointed directors emeritus in recognition of their long-term contributions to the company.