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Thoroughbred Charities of America named charitable beneficiary of annual holiday giving campaign

Thoroughbred Charities of America was named the charitable beneficiary of the Thoroughbred Club of America’s annual holiday giving campaign. More than $5,000 was raised and will be used for 2020 grant making to qualified and approved organizations that work on behalf of Thoroughbreds and the people who care for them. “We greatly appreciate the support of the Thoroughbred Club of America,” said...

Thoroughbred Charities named beneficiary of Thoroughbred Club’s holiday campaign

Thoroughbred Charities of America was recently named the charitable beneficiary of the Thoroughbred Club of America’s annual holiday giving campaign. More than $5,000 was raised and will be used for grant making to qualified and approved organizations that work on behalf of Thoroughbreds or the people who care for them. “We are grateful to the membership of the Thoroughbred Club of America for...

Barn Notes: Bendable makes graded stakes debut Saturday in Thoroughbred Club of America

Claiborne Farm’s 3-year-old filly Bendable is poised to make her graded stakes debut Saturday when she takes on seven older fillies and mares in the 36th running of the $250,000 Thoroughbred Club of America (G2). “She just won a small stakes at Los Alamitos and she is now three for four, so we thought she deserved a chance,” trainer Richard Mandella said of the decision to come to Keeneland from...

Nick Nicholson to receive Eclipse Award of Merit for industry achievements, leadership

Nick Nicholson The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters have announced that Nick Nicholson will be honored with the Eclipse Award of Merit for his distinguished leadership and his achievements on behalf of the Thoroughbred industry.   Nicholson, of Lexington, will receive the Eclipse Award of Merit on Saturday, Jan. 19,...