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EQUESTRICON™, HORSE RACING’S FIRST EVER “FAN-CENTRIC” CONVENTION TO STRIDE INTO SARATOGA SPRINGS IN 2017
EQUESTRICON™, HORSE RACING’S FIRST EVER “FAN-CENTRIC” CONVENTION TO STRIDE INTO SARATOGA SPRINGS IN 2017

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY. (September 2, 2016) – Equestricon™, LLC., announced today that Saratoga will be the host city for the first ever international horse racing convention and industry trade show.  The inaugural Equestricon™ will bring together fans, horseplayers and stakeholders from every corner of the sport in an atmosphere of non-stop entertainment and lively discussion. […]

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Ellis Park staging Thoroughbred Aftercare Day July 17
Ellis Park staging Thoroughbred Aftercare Day July 17

Ellis Park is teaming with the Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance to promote the industry-wide venture that provides funding for rehabilitation and retraining of retired racehorses to make sure they have good homes and often second careers after the racetrack. Ellis Park has made July 17 its Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance Day, created to bring attention to the […]

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TAA Summer E-Newsletter
TAA Summer E-Newsletter

The TAA Summer E-Newsletter has arrived. Click here to take a look!

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Second Annual Belmont Fan Bash to Benefit TAA and TRF
Second Annual Belmont Fan Bash to Benefit TAA and TRF

New York, NY – America’s Best Racing (ABR), a multimedia fan-development and awareness-building platform of The Jockey Club, today announced the second annual Belmont Fan Bash will be held Thursday, June 9, 2016, at 121 Fulton Street, an American bar and grill located in the heart of the Financial District in New York City. The Thoroughbred […]

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Latin American Racing Channel to Sponsor $100,000 Sir Barton Stakes
Latin American Racing Channel to Sponsor $100,000 Sir Barton Stakes

BALTIMORE – The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that the Latin American Racing Channel (LARC) has been named sponsor of the $100,000 Sir Barton Stakes, to be run Saturday, May 21 as part of Preakness Day. Part of the Latin American Racing Channel’s sponsorship will include present a check to Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) in […]

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TAA and StarLadies Racing to Present “Best Turned Out” Horse Awards
TAA and StarLadies Racing to Present “Best Turned Out” Horse Awards

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) has partnered with StarLadies Racing to present Best Turned Out Horse awards as part of the Hooves & Heels fashion event on Black-Eyed Susan Day (May 20) at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Md. StarLadies Racing, an all-female racing partnership that exclusively buys and races fillies, will sponsor a $100 […]

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TAA and PDJF Team Up for Jockey Goggle Fundraiser
TAA and PDJF Team Up for Jockey Goggle Fundraiser

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) and the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund (PDJF) have come together to offer signed jockey goggles as a part of a joint fundraising effort. The goggles, signed by top-class jockeys, will be available as a souvenir in exchange for a donation to be shared between the two organizations. The TAA and […]

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Sagamore Spirit to Sponsor Pimlico Special (G3) and Maryland Sprint (G3)
Sagamore Spirit to Sponsor Pimlico Special (G3) and Maryland Sprint (G3)

Sponsorship Includes $50,000 Donation to Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance   BALTIMORE – The Maryland Jockey Club announced today that Sagamore Spirit has been named sponsor of the $300,000 Pimlico Special (G3), to be run Friday, May 20, and the $150,000 Maryland Sprint (G3), to be run Saturday, May 21. In conjunction with Sagamore Racing, Sagamore Spirit […]

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TAA Named Honorary Postmaster Preakness Week
TAA Named Honorary Postmaster Preakness Week

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance, which accredits, inspects, and awards grants to approved aftercare organizations, has been named the honorary postmaster for the 141st Preakness Stakes (gr. I) at Pimlico Race Course. Since 1990, the United States Postal Service has opened a temporary post office station at Pimlico the week of the Preakness. Past honorary postmasters […]

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TAA Partners with Grand Slam Social for Social Media Coverage at Rolex
TAA Partners with Grand Slam Social for Social Media Coverage at Rolex

The Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance (TAA) has partnered with Grand Slam Social to expand the TAA’s social media presence at this year’s Rolex Kentucky Three-Day Event (RK3DE). The TAA is the official charity of Rolex Kentucky, taking place on April 28 – May 1, 2016. Grand Slam Social, a boutique social media company headed by Ashley […]

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