Keyword: Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association

  • McCauley Appointed to TCA Board of Directors

    Thoroughbred Charities of America announced June 3 the appointment of Nathan McCauley to its board of directors. He currently has more than two dozen horses in training and on the family's McCauley Farm in Nicholasville, Ky.

  • Sam-Son Farm

    TOBA May Member of the Month

    Sam-Son Farm just keeps racking up the accolades. TOBA's Canadian Breeder of the Year in 2014, the Ontario-based operation experienced its latest triumph with homebred Deceptive Vision.

  • John Gunther

    TOBA April Member of the Month

    John Gunther hit it big time on March 28, 2015 when two horses he bred won graded/group races on two sides of the world.

  • TOBA Ownership Seminar Set for April 18-19

    The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association is holding a two-day Thoroughbred Ownership Seminar that will include a trip to WinStar Farm's training center, a private backstretch tour of Keeneland, and two days of racing.

  • TOBA Announces 2015 Seminars and Clinics

    The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association announced Jan. 7 the 2015 schedule for its seminars and clinics. These educational events feature various topics for prospective, new, and established owners and breeders.

  • The 16th running of the Claiming Crown will be held Dec. 6 at Gulfstream Park, which will host it for the third consecutive year.

    Claiming Crown Overcame Obstacles, Beat Odds

    While other concepts in the Thoroughbred business failed to come to fruition, and other racing events came, went, were scrapped, and are generally forgotten, the Claiming Crown survived and actually has grown.

  • The American St. Leger at Arlington Park, won in 2014 by The Pizza Man, was upgraded to grade III status for 2015.

    Few Major Changes in Graded Stakes for 2015

    Eight races that carried listed status in 2014 will be upgraded to grade III in 2015, highlighting a relatively stable review of graded and listed stakes completed by the American Graded Stakes Committee of TOBA.

  • Dr. J. David Richardson

    Richardson Named President-Elect of ACS

    Dr. J. David Richardson, professor of surgery and vice chairman, department of surgery, at the University of Louisville School of Medicine, has been named president-elect of the American College of Surgeons.

  • Sarah and Ken Ramsey

    Ramseys Win National Breeder, Owner Awards

    Ken and Sarah Ramsey took home honors as national owner of the year and national breeder of the year for 2013 during the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association National Awards Dinner in Lexington the evening of Sept. 5.

  • 2014 TOBA Awards Dinner

    Watch the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association 29th Annual National Awards Dinner, held in Lexington, Kentucky on September 5.

  • Owners, Breeders to be Honored at TOBA Dinner

    Achievements of Thoroughbred owners in the four major North American racing regions and breeders in 22 states and Canada will be honored at the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association's annual National Awards Dinner.

  • TCA Awards $512,105 in Grants

    Thoroughbred Charities of America (TCA) has awarded grants totaling $512,105 in 2014 to 74 Thoroughbred industry-related nonprofits that work to uphold TCA's mission.

  • TOBA Seminar

    Trainers, owners, bloodstock agents and other Thoroughbred industry experts offered insights into ownership and training.

  • Gary Player

    Gary Player to Speak at Owners Conference

    Gary Player, a legend in the golfing world and a longtime Thoroughbred owner, breeder, and advocate of Thoroughbred aftercare, will deliver the keynote address when OwnerView, the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association.

  • Thoroughbred Ownership Seminar Webcast

    Considering Thoroughbred racehorse ownership? Find out how to get started during a LIVE Thoroughbred Ownership Seminar webcast, presented by the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association on Friday, April 18.