• Black Friday Special Coupon!

    Don’t forget that on Black Friday, the Horsemen’s Purchasing Association will be having a special sale. Bring in your coupon from the most recent edition of PTHA News, and receive 10% off your order (excluding shavings and feed)! Please note that you must bring in the actual newsletter copy; a printout or copy of the coupon will not be accepted.

    Black Friday Special Coupon!
  • No Training on Thanksgiving Day

    Attention Horsemen: There will be no training on Thursday, November 27th. The track will be closed for the holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!

    ©Nikki Sherman
  • Mere Inches Separate Winners of Saturday Stakes Races

    On Saturday, November 16th, two sets of juveniles competed for $75,000 each at Parx Racing. The special stakes races were restricted to horses who had spent ninety days in South Carolina and paid a nomination fee to the South Carolina Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association (SCTOBA). The Donna Freyer Stakes drew a field of ten two-year-old fillies that would go […]

    Miss Bullistic #1 with Jevian Toledo riding won the $75,000 Donna Freyer Stakes at Parx Racing in Bensalem, Pennsylvania November 16, 2014.  Photo By Barbara Weidl | EQUI-PHOTO
  • Don’t Miss the HPA Agway Special!

                        Buy 9 bags of Agway RESPOND or HIGH GRAIN feed, get 1 free*! *From April 1 through November 30. Only available at the HPA store.

    Don’t Miss the HPA Agway Special!
  • Remember When…

    On July 5, 2004, Pennsylvania Governor Edward G. Rendell signed the Gaming Bill (House Bill #2330) in the winner’s circle at Philadelphia Park.

    Remember When…
  • The Granny Fund

    The Granny Fund was established in March 2000 as a memorial to Catherine “Granny” Youmans, the mother of PTHA Secretary Connie Youmans. Granny, as everyone at the track called her, was a fixture on the backstretch at picnics, banquets, ball games, etc. Throughout her life, she talked to people about getting, continuing, and using their education. She was adamant about […]

    The Granny Fund

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Miss Bullistic #1 with Jevian Toledo riding won the $75,000 Donna Freyer Stakes at Parx Racing in Bensalem, Pennsylvania November 16, 2014.  Photo By Barbara Weidl | EQUI-PHOTO

Mere Inches Separate Winners of Saturday Stakes Races

November 17, 2014 at 4:44 pm

On Saturday, November 16th, two sets of juveniles competed for $75,000 each at Parx Racing. The special stakes races were restricted to horses who had spent ninety days in...

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Legislative »

An Open Letter to Horsemen

An Open Letter to Horsemen

October 28, 2014 at 5:11 pm

In the next few days, you may be receiving a ballot for the election of the President and Board of Directors of the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association. As the...

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Horsemen’s Purchasing Association »

Black Friday Special Coupon!

Black Friday Special Coupon!

November 26, 2014 at 4:55 pm

Don’t forget that on Black Friday, the Horsemen’s Purchasing Association will be having a special sale. Bring in your coupon from the most recent edition of PTHA...

  • HPA Weekly Specials
    HPA Weekly Specials

    Each week, the Horsemen’s Purchasing Association features a selection of products at discounted prices. These...

    November 23, 2014 at 8:36 am
  • Don’t Miss the HPA Agway Special!
    Don’t Miss the HPA Agway Special!

                        Buy 9 bags of Agway RESPOND or HIGH GRAIN...

    October 19, 2014 at 7:51 pm
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Backstretch Buzz »

New Access Waiver & Release Required for Any Person Entering Barn Area

New Access Waiver & Release Required for Any Person Entering Barn Area

October 24, 2014 at 3:13 pm

Beginning Saturday, November 1, 2014, ANY person entering the barn area at Parx Racing MUST have signed a copy of the Access Waiver & Release form. The ONLY people exempt...

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Turning for Home »

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Turning for Home Sponsors Thoroughbred Shows

May 31, 2014 at 1:07 pm

Thoroughbreds are athletic animals who can go on to new careers in many disciplines, like dressage, jumping or even western pleasure. At Turning for Home, we support these...

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