Andy Belfiore Executive Director NYTHA

“There has been a sea change in the racing industry’s outlook on aftercare in the last eight years, and Rick was at the forefront of that transformation."

Dennis Drazin CEO Darby Development

“This year will be a game-changer for Monmouth Park and for racing in the state of New Jersey."

Steve Lafferty Maryland House of Delegates

"Your advocacy is so central in protecting the horse industry going forward."

J.B. Pritzker Illinois Governor

"I am calling on the legislature to take this up immediately so that Illinois can realize hundreds of millions of dollars, create new jobs, and bring sports betting into a regulated environment that will protect citizens from bad actors."

About THA

The Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association is a highly regarded and influential voice on all issues affecting owners and trainers.

The THA affords its member organizations the opportunity to discuss and collaborate on issues of mutual concern to its membership and to provide strong  representation for horsemen on local, regional and national issues.

The THA has provided ongoing leadership for consensus-based decision-making and policy implementation on such issues as medication; racehorse aftercare; equine health, safety and welfare; protecting the integrity of our sport; and improving the economics for racing’s participants.

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An association of official horsemen’s organizations.