In fact, a recently-retired Major League Baseball star and #SouthFlorida native just won his first race at #GulfstreamPark this past weekend. As a Florida Thoroughbred owner, he is also an #FHBPA member.
One of the largest chapters in the National HBPA, the FHBPA works to foster and promote our members’ relationships with #racetracks, community and #government, while creating a better #economic climate in which our #horsemen and their employees can thrive. District 21's #DixieCounty, #GilchristCounty #AlachuaCounty and statewide is where many of our members live, work, travel and do business.
Mike Napoli (right) leads Queen's Bird into the winner's circle. (Photo by Coglianese Photos/Gulfstream Park) Former Major League Baseball star Mike Napoli celebrated his first win as a Thoroughbred o...
It may seem strange, at first, that the Iowans who oversee thoroughbred horses in the state want to manage sports wagering in Iowa. Jon Moss of the Iowa Horsemen's Benevolent And Protective Associatio...
Last week, the Iowa HBPA announced their intent to become the single license holder in #Iowa for #sportswagering.
The Iowa HBPA has been successfully conducting #AdvancedDepositWagering (#ADW) in Iowa since 2012. Many experts believe ADW will comprise over 50% of total sports wagers in Iowa, so proven experience is valuable, Iowa HBPA explained in the National HBPA blog post below . . .
To all of us who have the privilege of mounting and riding a horse each day, let's not forget how special that is, and the amazing courage and strength of our #jockeys and exercise riders, especially those who are sidelined @PDJFund.