Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) invites all members to the Northern California Annual Meeting. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, the general business meeting will be live-streamed allowing you to participate online and / or by phone. This meeting gives TOC directors an opportunity to bring the membership up...Read More »
opening day Friday, September 25, 2020, licensed owners with a horse entered may
attend the races at Santa Anita. Due to COVID-19, space is limited to two
licensed owners per horse. Unfortunately, unlicensed guests are not permitted.
If a horse has more than two owners or there are other licensed owners with
business...Read More »
On Saturday, September 12, TOC hosted a membership teleconference (recording below) to discuss the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act recently introduced by U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
The California Horse Racing Board (CHRB) recently approved the
addition of Rule 1842.5 to require trainers to maintain medication treatment
records for the horses in their care. Equine MediRecord (EMR), which tracks
horses’ medical records in an online database, complies with all CHRB
requirements. EMR is currently up and running in Europe and Kentucky.
On Saturday, August 15, TOC hosted the 2020 Southern California Annual Meeting Webinar. Attendees heard a State of TOC Address by CEO & President, Greg Avioli, and an update from DMTC’s President, Josh Rubinstein, and Tom Robbins, DMTC’s Executive VP of Racing & Industry Relations. Attendees also had the opportunity to...Read More »
Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) invites all members to the Southern California Annual Meeting. Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, the general business meeting will be live-streamed allowing you to participate online and / or by phone. This meeting gives TOC directors an opportunity to bring the membership up to...Read More »
Owners were previously limited to attend Golden Gate Fields
on Sunday mornings but may now attend morning workouts any day. They must check
in at the main horsemen’s gate, provide their CHRB owners license, and undergo
a COVID-19 health screening. Masks will be required to be worn at all times,
and owners must...Read More »
Del Mar Thoroughbred Club has announced it will run a make-up
day of racing on Monday, August 31. It expects to present a 10-race card
starting at 2 p.m. The added date means Del Mar will finish up its 2020 summer
race meet with two four-day weekends — August 28 to 31 and...Read More »
TOC received significant positive feedback from the owners who attended the races at Del Mar last weekend. Please note that space has been increased to four licensed owners per horse. Unfortunately, non-licensed guests are still not permitted. If a horse has more than four owners wishing to attend the races,...Read More »
Beginning Sunday, July 26th owners will be allowed on site at Golden Gate Fields in the Winners Circle Area during training on SUNDAYS ONLY from the hours of 7:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m. No refreshments will be provided during this time.
On Thursday, July 16, TOC hosted a well attended membership teleconference (over 200 attendees) to discuss the current situation at Del Mar, per the attached press release from Del Mar. You can find the recording below.