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RESULTS – TOC OWNERS’ CHALLENGE HANDICAPPING CONTEST AT GOLDEN GATE FIELDS

2017 TOC OWNERS’ CHALLENGE
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Congratulations to Paul Begley, winner of the 2017 Owners’ Challenge Handicapping Contest at Golden Gate Fields.

View the full contest results below.

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CTBA OCTOBER MAGAZINE NOW ONLINE

The October 2017 issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.

To access the full magazine, click here.

Tom Bachman and his wife Nicole operate Fairview

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REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR NORTHERN CALIFORNIA ANNUAL MEETING & HANDICAPPING CONTEST

Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) invites all members to the Northern California Annual Meeting. 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...Read More »


TOC HOLDS SUCCESSFUL CONFORMATION CLINIC

Trainer William “Bill” Delia with his group.

Our last Conformation Clinic for 2017 was held at Golden Gate Fields on Saturday morning, September 9th. The very popular clinics are aimed at helping participants develop an “eye” for a horse by identifying conformation strengths and weaknesses.

TOC partnered with trainers William (Bill) Delia and...Read More »


TOC MEMBERS ENJOY ANNUAL MEETING AT DEL MAR

Nearly 150 members attended the TOC Southern California Annual Meeting on Saturday morning, August 12, at Del Mar Racetrack. Following a delicious buffet breakfast, they heard a “State of the TOC Address” by President & CEO Greg Avioli, which was followed by a lively question and answer session.

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CTBA SEPTEMBER MAGAZINE NOW ONLINE

The September 2017 issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.

To access the full magazine, click here.

Deron Pearson, right, is enjoying his racing success in the spotlight of the Del Mar...Read More »


REGISTER NOW FOR TOC’S CONFORMATION CLINIC

Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) is offering a FREE “Conformation Clinic” at GGF on Saturday, September 9th. The informal workshop is intended to help participants develop an “eye” for a horse.

With the assistance of some expert horsemen, attendees will view a variety of horses and identify their conformation strengths and weaknesses....Read More »


TOC Owners' Challenge Handicapping Contest Results

2017 TOC OWNERS’ CHALLENGE
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Congratulations to our TOC Owners’ Challenge Winners! These two make up 2/3 of Team TOC and will compete in February 2018 in Las Vegas in the NTRA National Handicapping Championships.

1st Place Glenn Yee – $72.80

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Join the Celebration for Mike Smith, This Year’s Pincay Award Winner

The Annual Celebration of the Laffit Pincay, Jr. Award 

This Year Honoring Hall of Fame Jockey Mike Smith

Saturday, August 19, 2017

7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Del Mar Plaza

1555 Camino Del Mar, Del Mar, CA 92014

Cocktails and Hors d’Oeuvres

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CTBA AUGUST MAGAZINE NOW ONLINE

Jockey Mike Smith recounts Ismene’s Cal-bred Champion Stakes victory with trainer Bill Spawr, right, owner Stephen Ferraro

The August 2017 issue of the California Thoroughbred magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association.

To access the full magazine, click here.

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NEW OWNER SEMINAR AT DEL MAR WELL ATTENDED

On Saturday, July 23, 2017, attendees enjoyed expert presentations about the various ways of becoming a racehorse owner. The seminar featured panelists Rollin Baugh, Matt Chew, Jeff Lifson and Elizabeth Morey and was moderated by Todd Schrupp of TVG. Included in the program were segments on buying at auction, claiming a horse,...Read More »


REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA ANNUAL MEETING & HANDICAPPING CONTEST

Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) invites all members to the Southern California Annual Meeting. 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. Award presentations will also be made to the winners of...Read More »


Yahoo Tahoe Wins Oak Tree Sprint Stakes at Pleasanton

PLEASANTON, Calif. (July 4, 2017) – California-bred Yahoo Tahoe overcame a bobble at the start to run his win streak to three by taking Sunday’s $62,350 Oak Tree Sprint Stakes at the Oak Tree at Pleasanton meet.

Yahoo Tahoe is by McCann’s Mojave, out of the Ghazi mare Ghazi’s...Read More »


CTBA JULY MAGAZINE NOW ONLINE

Patriarch Cal Murdock with son Clay, holding his grandson Kenton

The July 2017 issue of the Thoroughbred of California magazine is now available for viewing online, courtesy of the California Thoroughbred Breeders’ Association. To access the magazine, click here.

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Del Mar Summer Condition Book 1

Attention All Horsemen:
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club has released the first condition book for the 2017 summer race meet.
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TOC Joins Nationwide Effort Opposing Proposed HR 2651

TOC joins with major horsemen’s and racing associations in opposing proposed federal legislation H.R. 2651. To read more, click here.

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Registration Now Open for TOC's New Owner Seminar

Come listen to a panel of experts discuss acquiring horses at auction and through private sales, claiming horses, and joining racehorse partnerships and syndicates. The seminar will include a tour of the Del Mar barns, given by leading Trainers.

Mark your calendars now for this special event. To register, please click...Read More »


TOC HOLDS OPEN FORUM AT PLEASANTON

The Thoroughbred Owners of California hosted their annual Open Forum at the Alameda County Fairgrounds Satellite Wagering Facility on Saturday, June 24th, 2017. The event was well-attended with more than 30 owners coming to listen to TOC staff and directors discuss current events and answer questions about the...Read More »


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