racing partnerships

HISA Questions and Answers: Part Four

On Thursday, the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Authority updated some important rules and deadlines concerning the impending racetrack safety portion launch of the Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act (HISA). The Authority-the umbrella non-profit established by the Act-noted among other things that the registration deadline for certain "covered persons" has been pushed back a day, to July 2, and clarified some details about the transfer of claimed horse records. Since issuing a cheat sheet to help guide industry participants through this process, the TDN has been fielding unanswered questions industry participants...

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Weathering the Storm: Donald Little Jr.

While many questions regarding the Coronavirus pandemic remain unanswered, and with a stock market experiencing extreme volatility, there is continued uncertainty as to what could happen in our industry over the next few years. But many people in the industry have been through such ambiguity before. We sought the advice of industry leaders who successfully made their way through the Great Recession, and we asked what they learned from it and how they will use their experiences to advance through the coming years. DONALD LITTLE JR, Centennial Farms Our partnership...

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Phoenix Issues Statement to 'Reiterate Long-Term Commitment to Equine Industry'

Phoenix Thoroughbreds, embroiled in controversy since its founder Amer Abdulaziz was named in an alleged money laundering and fraud scandal, has released a statement regarding its long-term commitment to racing. The statement reads as follows: "Phoenix Thoroughbreds wishes to reiterate our long-term commitment and continued investment in the equine industry after our recent homebred successes. We are delighted with the success of Farnan, our first homebred winner. His achievements are the culmination of years of ambition, vision and hard work as part of our ongoing long-term breeding strategy. As a...

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