/Tag: NTRA

Horse Racing Safe Act

2019-06-30T10:10:50-05:00June 30th, 2019|

  Horse Racing Safe Act by Jo-Claire Corcoran There are so many pressing issues facing the Thoroughbred Racing industry these days, breakdowns, track conditions, medications, aftercare, lower attendance and the ever-present threat of slaughter. All connected in one way or another.     There is no one answer, there is no [...]

Omaha Beach on Top

2019-04-23T09:37:47-05:00April 23rd, 2019|

Omaha Beach heads to the Kentucky Derby as the likely favorite and sits atop the NTRA poll for three year olds. Bricks and Mortar holds the top spot for older horses: NTRA Top 3-Year-Old Poll Rank    Horse    Points (First-place votes) 1.    Omaha Beach 376 (27) 2.    Roadster    313 (3) [...]

San Luis Rey Fire NTRA Moment Of The Year

2018-01-25T09:59:34-05:00January 25th, 2018|

Yes there were many heroic stories and events that came out of this tragedy, and they should absolutely be honored and memorialized. I am not sure the moment of the year is the way to do it. Nonetheless it is now a sad part of the sports history. Read about [...]


2017-09-27T10:26:42-05:00September 27th, 2017|

I did not think we'd ever see it. The long overdue IRS revision of the way gambling winnings are taxed has finally been changed. Bettors will no longer be taxed on losing bets the way they were under the old rules and now the entire cost of the wager will [...]