Central Kentucky horsemen Antony Beck and Bill Farish were elected to Keeneland’s board of directors during the corporation’s semi-annual meeting Oct. 13.
Beck, who is president of his family’s 1,500-acre Gainesway Farm near Lexington, also serves on the board of directors of the Breeders’ Cup and on the board of trustees of the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association and Blood-Horse Publications. He is a member of The Jockey Club.
Farish, whose family owns the Versailles, Ky.-based Lane’s End Farm, is actively involved in many Thoroughbred industry initiatives, including serving as chairman of Breeders’ Cup Ltd. and of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association’s political action committee. He also is a member of the board of trustees of the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association and Blood-Horse Publications, and serves on TOBA’s Sales Integrity Task Force. He also was a founding member of the Kentucky Equine Education Project and is a member of The Jockey Club.