TOC Northern Meeting Oct. 21

From TOC
ALBANY, Calif. (Sept. 21, 2017) -- Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) invites all members to the Northern California Annual Meeting on Saturday, October 21, at Golden Gate Fields. The general business meeting will allow directors an opportunity to bring the membership up to date on important issues and will include a question-and-answer session. The business meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will be followed by a buffet lunch.

Penny Chenery Passes at 95

From The Jockey Club
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Sept. 17, 2017) — Helen “Penny” Chenery, owner of 1973 Triple Crown winner Secretariat, who became a well-loved figure in her own right as a champion of Thoroughbreds and women in business and sports, died on Saturday, Sept.16, in her Colorado home following complications from a stroke. She was 95. Penny’s children announced her death through Leonard Lusky, her longtime friend and business partner.

Barretts 2018 Sales Calendar

January Mixed Sale
To be held in Pomona, California
Sale Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Early Bird Entry Deadline: Monday, November 6, 2017
Entry Deadline: Friday, November 17, 2017
Supplemental Entries Close: January 3, 2018
Spring Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale
To be held in Del Mar, California
Sale Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Gulfstream Park Survives Hurricane

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (Sept. 11, 2017) -- It didn't match the wind speeds generated by Hurricane Irma, but Florida horsemen released a collective sigh of relief Sept. 11, as initial reports suggested the industry had dodged a bullet.

While some communications were hampered by phone and power outages, representatives of horsemen's groups, tracks, and training centers from South Florida to Ocala Monday morning said there were no initial reports of human or equine injuries because of the storm.

Registration Open for Owner Conference

From The Jockey Club
DEL MAR, Calif. (Apr. 3, 2017) -- OwnerView announced today that registration is now open for the fourth edition of the Thoroughbred Owner Conference, which is scheduled to take place in Del Mar, Calif., October 30 – November 1, 2017, immediately preceding the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
A limited number of reserved seats are available for the Breeders’ Cup races on both Friday, November 3, and Saturday, November 4, to those attending the conference and will be included with the full registration fee on a first-come, first-served basis.