National TV Schedule

RACING ON TV THIS WEEK
January 31
Aqueduct:
Ladies.
Oaklawn: Martha Washington.
Santa Anita:
Las Virgenes,  Arcadia, Palos Verdes
Gulfstream: H. Allen Jerkens
Sam Houston: Tombal Distaff
Sunland: Budweiser
Tampa: Sam F. Davis, Lambholm South Endeavor, Suncoast

Barretts 2-Year-Old Catalog Online

From Barretts
POMONA, Calif. (Jan. 25, 2015) -- The catalog for the 26th Annual Barretts Sale of Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training is now on-line and will be mailed soon.  This auction of 116 two-year-olds will be held on Monday, February 23 in the Hinds Pavilion located on the grounds of Fairplex Park in Pomona, California beginning at 2 p.m. The catalog can be viewed now http://www.barretts.com/sales/Catalogs/catmarch2015/catalog.asp here.

CHRB Meeting Date Change

From CHRB
ARCADIA, Calif. (Jan. 23, 2015) -- The date for the next meeting of the California Horse Racing Board, originally scheduled for Thursday, February 19, has been changed to Wednesday, February 18. The meeting location remains at Santa Anita Park. An agenda for this meeting, including its starting time, will be posted on the CHRB website no later than February 8.

California Chrome Horse of the Year

From NTRA
HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 17, 2015) – California Chrome, last year’s Kentucky Derby and Preakness winner, has won the 2014 Horse of the Year, which was announced Saturday evening at the 44th annual Eclipse Awards, presented by Daily Racing Form, Breeders’ Cup and The Stronach Group. The Eclipse Awards, held at Gulfstream Park, honor excellence in Thoroughbred racing and are voted on by representatives of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Daily Racing Form (DRF) and the National Turf Writers And Broadcasters (NTWAB).

CHRB Meeting Summary

From CHRB
ARCADIA, Calif. (Jan. 16, 2015) – The California Horse Racing Board conducted its regular meeting Thursday, January 15, at Santa Anita Park. Chairman Chuck Winner presided. 1st Vice Chair Bo Derek, 2nd Vice Chair Richard Rosenberg and Commissioners Madeline Auerbach, Steve Beneto, Jesse Choper and George Krikorian were in attendance.

‘Chrome’s Derby Moment of the Year

From NTRA
HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. (Jan.y 16, 2015) – Based on an online vote by nearly 2,000 racing fans, California Chrome’s authoritative win in the 140th Kentucky Derby was named the 2014 National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) Moment of the Year. The results of the poll were announced this morning at the third annual ThoroFan Awards Breakfast at Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino in Hallandale Beach, Fla.