Free registrations for TBA members to NH MOPS

The TBA is continuing to accept nominations for the scheme which is aimed at encouraging owners and trainers to race NH British-bred or sired fillies.  The NH MOPS provides prize bonuses of up to £10,000 for registered fillies and mares who are successful in a qualifying race.  The deadline for Read the full article…

Health & Safety update – Autumn 2016 (Member Exclusive)

TBA Health & Safety consultants, Adams-Payne Safety Ltd., have produced the an update for Autumn 2016 for TBA members. Click on the document link to download publication: Autumn 2016 Health & Safety Update. For further information on Health & Safety please visit the Employers’ Information section of the TBA website.

Endoscopy of foals at public auction

Potential purchasers of foals at public auction are increasingly requesting endoscopic examination of foals prior to sale.  Foals sold at public auction in the UK and Ireland are not returnable under Conditions of Sale for wind infirmities, but yearlings and horses in training are returnable if they are whistlers or Read the full article…

Free entry for TBA members to NH Stallion Parade

Eight horses will participate in the 2016 NH Stallion Parade at Cheltenham Racecourse on Friday 11th November. The parade will commence at 11.05am in the Parade Ring with individual shows in the Winner’s Enclosure. Tim Kent and Stephen Hadley will be commentating this year with contributions from the stallions’ connections. Read the full article…

Godolphin Stud & Stable Staff Awards 2017

Nominations for the Godolphin Stud & Stable Staff Awards opened on Wednesday 6th July and close on Wednesday 16th November 2016. The Awards, sponsored by Godolphin and run by the British Horseracing Authority in association with the Racing Post, offer over £120,000 in prize money and £40,000 is available to Read the full article…

Breeders’ Badges at St Leger Festival

Doncaster Racecourse has kindly offered breeders the opportunity to see their horses run at the historic St Leger Festival. Doncaster has agreed to provide a limited number of owners/trainers badges for Wednesday 7th, Thursday 8th and Friday 9th September to TBA members who have bred a runner on the day. The offer Read the full article…

TBA Small Breeders Races 2016

The two small breeders races in 2016 will be run at Goodwood (21st September) and Newmarket (22nd September). The races will be open to horses sired by a British-based stallion who at the time of covering (2013) was advertised at a fee of £15,000 or less. For a guide to Read the full article…