Lord Nelson dominates Speakeasy Stakes for Peachtree Stable

Peachtree Stable’s Lord Nelson dominated eight rivals en route to a powerful 6-3/4 length win in Monday’s $100,000 Speakeasy Stakes for two-year-olds. Trained by Bob Baffert, Lord Nelson completed the race in 1:09.25 under jockey Martin Garcia. A… Read More

Art Sherman to Receive Mr. Fitz Award Oct. 29

Trainer Art Sherman is being honored on Wednesday, Oct. 29, by the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters Association (NTWAB) as the recipient of the Mr. Fitz Award, named in honor of legendary trainer “Sunny Jim” Fitzsimmons and presented… Read More

TOC Hosts Successful Conformation Clinic

More than 35 people braved the heat to attend TOC’s Conformation Clinic on Saturday, Oct. 4 at Santa Anita. Armed with chilled bottles of water, the participants headed out to the Santa Anita barn area, where they were… Read More

Chew, D’Amato, Ellis and Zucker to Host Oct. 4 Conformation Clinics

TOC will partner with trainers Matt Chew, Phil D’Amato, Ron Ellis and Howard Zucker to offer a FREE “Conformation Clinic” at Santa Anita on Saturday, Oct. 4. The informal workshop is intended to help participants develop an “eye”… Read More

Hronis Brothers Repeat Winners of Both Del Mar Owners’ Titles

A victory by Daddy D T in the $100,000 Oak Tree Juvenile Turf on closing day provided the boost that made Kosta and Pete Hronis, who race under the nom de course of Hronis Racing, winners of both… Read More

Rookie of the Year Award Presented at Del Mar

Brian Decker accepted the TOC Rookie of the Year Award on behalf of Star Stables at the annual membership meeting in Del Mar on August 23.  Decker and his two buddies created Star Stables while their 8-year-old sons… Read More

George Todaro Accepts Leading Owner Award

TOC Director, Nick Alexander, (right) presented the award to his fellow board member, George Todaro, for the partnership of Jerry Hollendorfer and George Todaro, who led all California owners by number of races won for the second consecutive… Read More

Hronis Racing, LLC Receives Leading Owner Award

Kosta Hronis accepted the award from TOC Director, Mike Wellman, for 2013 Leading California Owner by Money Won. Hronis Racing earned a total of $1,976,632 in California last year, including five stakes wins. Their top earners were Vagabond… Read More

Allred Selected for TOC Industry Service Award

Dr. Edward Allred has been selected by the Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) to receive the 2013 Ed Friendly Industry Service Award. The award is presented annually to recognize outstanding contributions and service in the California Thoroughbred racing… Read More

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