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NEWS ARCHIVES
Welcome Mike Smith, New IHRC Executive Director
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IHRC Announces Program Improvements Effective for the 2016 Season
Indiana’s Thoroughbred Industry- Now is the Time to Invest
With the 2016 breeding season underway and the race meet quickly approaching, now is the time to get involved in Indiana’s Thoroughbred horse racing industry, specifically Indiana’s Thoroughbred Breed Development Program. During 2015, over $15.6 million was distributed to owners, breeders and stallion owners participating in the program. Due to legislative action taken last year, the program will offer even more for 2016. - Read More
INDIANA DERBY
Indiana-Breds Look to Take Center Stage at Breeders Cup for First Time
Indiana Featured in TDN
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"Herb Likens, the president of the Indiana Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (ITOBA), credits three things for the boost in breeding interest: 1) A change in leadership in the Indiana Horse Racing Commission that “regained trust among our breeders that the program is going to stay stable”; 2) A “great working relationship” with Indiana Grand Race Course operator Centaur Gaming, and 3) Publicity efforts by the ITOBA to get the word out that the state’s Thoroughbred incentives are on the upswing."
Indiana Featured in TDN
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"Herb Likens, the president of the Indiana Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (ITOBA), credits three things for the boost in breeding interest: 1) A change in leadership in the Indiana Horse Racing Commission that “regained trust among our breeders that the program is going to stay stable”; 2) A “great working relationship” with Indiana Grand Race Course operator Centaur Gaming, and 3) Publicity efforts by the ITOBA to get the word out that the state’s Thoroughbred incentives are on the upswing."
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June 9th, a great day to meet at the track for ITOBA Stallion Season Auction Stakes Races, Spring In-Training Sale Preview and so much more!
ITOBA Sale Sees Improved Average, Looks to Future Goals

The selectivity of the Thoroughbred marketplace is a common refrain among the industry's major national auctions, but it also reaches into regional sales, where the impact can be even greater.  
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Application Period for 2019 T.I.P. Awards Now Open

The application period for horse shows to apply for Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) awards in 2019 is now open. T.I.P. offers high point awards and classes for Thoroughbreds in multiple disciplines, including dressage, eventing, hunter, jumper, pleasure, and Western.

The T.I.P. application period for 2019 shows is open through September 30, 2018. Shows should apply even if the information is tentative. Early applications are appreciated. More information and the online application are available at tjctip.com/About/HSIGI.

In 2018, T.I.P. is offering awards for registered Thoroughbreds at more than 1,200 shows in 43 states and six Canadian provinces.

Created and announced in October 2011, T.I.P. recognizes and rewards the versatility of the Thoroughbred through sponsorship of Thoroughbred classes and high point awards at sanctioned horse shows, performance awards, and non-competition awards. For more information about T.I.P., please visit tjctip.com.
TOBA Names Finalists for National Owner of the Year
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association announced today that eFive Racing, Godolphin, Juddmonte Farm, Rockingham Ranch and the partnership of Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm have been selected as finalists for the TOBA National Owner of the Year.  Continue Reading