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Irap Wins Grade III $500,000 Indiana Derby
July 15, 2017 — Irap proved why he was the heavy favorite in the 23rd running of the Grade III $500,000 Indiana Derby. The three-year-old son of Tiznow circled his competition in the final turn and rallied home a winner by five lengths under the direction of jockey
Mario Gutierrez.

(John Engelhardt photo)

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AHC to Host Webinar to Discuss ELD Mandate

Equestricon Announces 2018 Dates in Louisville

The American Horse Council (AHC) will host its First Quarter 2018 webinar on Monday, February 12th at 3:00 pm ET and will address the recent Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Mandate that has caused much confusion and a lot of questions throughout the equine industry. Read more

Track Supers Field Day Set for March 25-27 at Oaklawn

The 17th annual track superintendents' field day will be held March 25-27 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Hosted by Oaklawn Park, the event will begin on Sunday, March 25, with a welcome reception and continue with workshops and demonstrations on Monday and Tuesday. There are no registration fees for the event, as it is supported by sponsors, and a special rate is available at the Arlington Hotel in Hot Springs.

The track superintendents group meets yearly to discuss best practices, share surface maintenance techniques, participate in educational forums and discuss ways to better serve the equine industry.

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Dates Approved for 2018 Racing Meet

SHELBYVILLE, Ind.; – Dec. 7, 2017 – The Indiana Horse Racing Commission approved the 2018 racing dates during their regularly scheduled meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 6. Read full story here

Registration & Hotel Reservations Now Open for 2018 National HBPA Convention in New Orleans