TOBA to Hold Ownership Seminar at Keeneland

Discussions will focus on business issues and options for acquiring horses.

The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association will hold a Thoroughbred ownership seminar Friday, April 19, at Keeneland in Lexington.

The seminar, sponsored by Blood-Horse Publications, will feature discussions on industry business issues, options for acquiring horses including partnerships, auctions, and claiming as well as veterinary topics and Thoroughbred retirement. Speakers will Joe Browne Nicholson, Shannon Arvin, Louis Fister, Randy Gullatt, Ben Huffman, Alistair Roden, Ken Ramsey, Mike Maker, Susanna Thomas, Dr. Scott Palmer, Andrew Chesser, and Susan Martin. A complete agenda can be viewed here.

The seminar will begin at 8 a.m. in the Eclipse Room at Keeneland. However, participants may opt to attend a narrated morning workout session at 7:15 a.m. The registration fee for the clinic is $75 for TOBA members and $100 for non-members and includes all support materials, breakfast, lunch, and grandstand seats for the afternoon's races.

For a complete list of TOBA seminars and clinics, visit or for more information, please contact Amy Bunt at 859-276-2291 or