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The annual Kentucky Derby Trainers’ Dinner which was set for the traditional Tuesday prior to the Kentucky Derby has been re-scheduled for Tuesday, September 1, 2020. We look forward to hosting the event for attendees to enjoy an evening of cocktails and dinner, reviews of important Kentucky Derby prep races and one-on-one interviews with the… Read more

March 29, 2020

There are three emergency loan programs available to small businesses, the Express Bridge Loan (EBL), Paycheck Protection Loans and the Economic Injury Disaster Loans (EIDL) Program. The U.S. Small Business Administration provides Express Bridge Loan assistance of up to $25,000 to eligible small businesses. EBL loans are made available through local banks and the applicant must… Read more

March 28, 2020

The Kentucky-Bred Champions Awards Luncheon Postponed Due to National Emergency Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners & Breeders’ (KTOB) Announces 2019 Kentucky-Bred Champions, Merit Award Winners and KTDF Leaders Lexington, KY – Due to concern and caution in containing the spread of COVID-19, the Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners & Breeders’ annual Kentucky-Bred Champions Awards Luncheon scheduled to be held… Read more

March 19, 2020

Maximum Security’s victory over Midnight Bisou led a one-two finish in Saturday’s $20 million Saudi Cup, the world’s richest race at King Abdulaziz racetrack…

February 29, 2020

Kentucky-bred Mozu Ascot became the first horse to earn an automatic berth into this year’s Breeder’s Cup Classic (G1) with a rousing victory in the $2 million February S. (G1) Sunday at Tokyo Racecourse…

February 24, 2020

All six graded stakes on Saturday’s Gulfstream card, topped by Mucho Gusto’s dominant win in the $3 million Pegasus World Cup (G1), went to Kentucky-bred horses…

January 26, 2020

Led by Horse of the Year Bricks and Mortar, Kentucky-breds won top honors in 10 of the 11 equine racing categories at the Jan. 23 Eclipse Awards held at Gulfstream Park…

January 23, 2020

As the decade winds to a close, The KTA would like to congratulate breeders all across the Commonwealth who helped bring unparalleled success to the Kentucky breeding program over the past 10 years…

December 28, 2019

Kentucky-bred Tom’s d’Etat wrapped up 2019 as racing’s newest millionaire with his 3 1/4-length victory in the $600,000 Clark H. (G1)…

November 29, 2019

With his scintillating win in Saturday’s $6 million Breeders’ Cup Classic at Santa Anita Park, Vino Rosso became the sixth consecutive winner of the race to be bred in Kentucky…

November 3, 2019