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Alan Daugherty - Mitch Nezate Farriers in Texas
Alan Daugherty and Mitch Nezate are two of the most skilled and trusted farriers in Texas. They are the top choices by many of Texas' top trainers for shoeing and care for their horses hooves. See their story here on Texas Thoroughbred Association's Stories From The Backside.
Trainer Jayde Gelner Geared Up For 2024 Texas Racing
Trainer and owner Jayde Gelner, 23, is a rising star in Thoroughbred racing. Jayde talks with horse racing journalist Martha Claussen about his success, horses and gearing up for the 2024 Texas Thoroughbred racing seasons at Sam Houston and Lone Star Park.
Valor Farm 2024 Stallions Preview
Listen in on the conversations between Valor Farm General Manager Donny Denton and national horse racing journalist Gary West about Valor Farm's lineup of four stallions for the 2024 breeding season. Texas' #1 leading Thoroughbred Stallion, Competitive Edge, is one of the dynamic stallions standing at Valor Farm.
Sam Houston January 6, 2024 New Owner Event
National horse racing journalist Gary West talks about the season opening at Sam Houston Race Park on January 5 and a special new owner event on Saturday, January 6 (1 pm post time). Be our guest in a suite and learn how you can own and race your very own Thoroughbred at Sam Houston, Lone Star Park and other racetracks. Space is limited, so RSVP today at www.TxRaceHorse.com.
2023 TTA Texas Summer Yearling Sale
Spend the day with Texas' leaders in Thoroughbred racing and breeding at the 2023 Texas Summer Yearling Sale. Monday, August 28 at Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie in the Sales Pavilion. The live auction sale starts promptly at 10 am on August 28. 260+ exciting yearlings are cataloged in the sale making it one of the largest yearling books in Texas Thoroughbred Association sales' history. Download a free Yearling Sale catalog at www.TTASales.com The public is invited to attend the Texas Summer Yearling Sale and admission is free. Come out, explore how the auction works and see hundreds of beautiful Thoroughbred racehorse yearlings.
Lone Star Park Stars of Texas Day, Saturday, July 1
Be our guest in a suite at Lone Star Park on Saturday, July 1 for Stars of Texas day and learn how you can own and race your very own Thoroughbred racehorse. Five big stakes races with $525,000 in prize money, including two Texas Thoroughbred Association futurity races each with a $150,000 purses. RSVP your spot in our new racehorse owner preview event at www.TxRaceHorse.com
The Heiders of Houston. Zero to nine owned Thoroughbred Racehorses in just three months.
The Heider family of Houston have been long-time fans of horse racing as regulars at Sam Houston Race Park. At the start of 2023, the Heiders made the decision to become first-time Thoroughbred racehorse owners through a racing club at Sam Houston. After winning their first race as partial owners, the Heiders admittedly were hooked. In just three months, the Heiders went from owning zero horses to assembling a stable of nine. Here is the story of Trace and Tammy Heider and their son and daughter-in-law TJ and Jessa Heider.
Lone Star Million Day, May 29, 2023
Texas' richest day of Thoroughbred racing is coming to Lone Star Park on Memorial Day, Monday, May 29. Lone Star Million Day, featuring six stakes races worth $1.2 Million. Be here for this "can't miss" day of exceptional racing and learn how you can own and race your very own racehorse during our new owner preview event. Be our guest in a suite for Lone Star Million Day. RSVP your spot at www.TxRaceHorse.com.
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