Keyword: CTHF

  • Victor Espinoza

    Espinoza Donating Week's Earnings to Grooms

    Jockey Victor Espinoza plans to donate 100% of his earnings for the week beginning Aug. 10 at the Del Mar race meet to the California Thoroughbred Horsemen's Foundation to benefit Southern California racetrack grooms.

  • Trainer Noble Threewitt, retires at 96 after a career that spans parts of eight decades.

    Threewitt Officially Retires on 96th Birthday Saturday

    Noble Threewitt, who turns 96 on Saturday, will also officially retire from training after a career that has spanned parts of eight decades. He will be honored in the Santa Anita winner's circle following Saturday's fifth race and be joined by his wife of 73 years, Beryl, as well as a large number of family and friends.

  • Noble Threewitt walks with his granddaughter-in-law Patricia Chinnici Friday at Santa Anita.

    Threewitt's Final Starter 3rd at Santa Anita

    Noble Threewitt, the oldest Thoroughbred racing trainer in North America at the age of 95, sent out the final runner of a career that has spanned 75 years on Friday when his Threeatonce, a 17-1 shot, finished third among nine starters in the fifth race at Santa Anita.

  • CTHF Appoints Directors

    The California Thoroughbred Horsemen's Foundation (CTHF) announced the results of its 2006 board of directors elections.

  • TOC To Assist Backstretch Workers

    The Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) announced a new program to financially assist backstretch employees, the California Thoroughbred Horsemen's Foundation.