• PA Derby Bonus Looks to Attract Triple Crown Winners

    Over the past half-decade, the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (G2) has grown into a premiere fall event for some of the best three-year-olds in the country. Beginning with future multiple Grade 1 winner and stakes record-holder To Honor and Serve in 2011, the PA Derby has drawn an impressive roster of horses, including 2014 Kentucky Derby (and future Dubai World […]

    PA Derby Bonus Looks to Attract Triple Crown Winners
  • Win American Pharoah’s Halter

    Thanks to the generosity of Coolmore America’s Ashford Stud, you now have the chance to WIN AMERICAN PHAROAH’S HALTER from his very first year at stud! $20 per raffle ticket Winning ticket drawn on PA Derby Day All proceeds will benefit the PTHA’s Turning for Home, the Racehorse Retirement Program at Parx Racing Raffle tickets will be sold between Turning […]

    Win American Pharoah’s Halter
  • Safety Requirements for Helmets & Vests

    ARCI-008-010(Z)(1): Any person mounted on a horse or stable pony on association grounds must wear a properly secured safety helmet at all times. Additionally, all members of the starting gate crew must adhere to this regulation at all times while performing their duties or handling a horse. For the purpose of this regulation, a member of the starting crew means […]

    Safety Requirements for Helmets & Vests
  • 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
  • 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…

Racing »

PA Derby Bonus Looks to Attract Triple Crown Winners

PA Derby Bonus Looks to Attract Triple Crown Winners

September 12, 2016 at 7:06 pm

Over the past half-decade, the $1 million Pennsylvania Derby (G2) has grown into a premiere fall event for some of the best three-year-olds in the country. Beginning with...

  • PSHRC Notices
    PSHRC Notices

    The Pennsylvania State Horse Racing Commission has established a new fee schedule for licensing. Please see the...

    August 1, 2016 at 6:33 pm
  • 2015 Parx Racing Horsemen’s Awards Nominees
    2015 Parx Racing Horsemen’s Awards Nominees

    LEADING TRAINER Ramon Preciado LEADING “B” TRAINER Miguel Vera LEADING OWNER Barbara Hopkins LEADING...

    March 28, 2016 at 12:59 pm
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Legislative »

Important Notice: Make Your Voice Heard!

Important Notice: Make Your Voice Heard!

June 14, 2016 at 8:00 pm

Dear PTHA Members, We need your support! State legislators in Harrisburg are trying to amend the Gaming Act with a bevy of gambling expansion ideas that would drive people...

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Horsemen’s Purchasing Association »

HPA Weekly Specials

HPA Weekly Specials

July 25, 2015 at 8:36 am

Each week, the Horsemen’s Purchasing Association features a selection of products at discounted prices. These weekly specials run from Saturday to Saturday, and give...

  • Agway Recognizes Dedicated Customers
    Agway Recognizes Dedicated Customers

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

    December 1, 2014 at 7:51 pm
  • Current Feed Availability

    HPA Feed: Manna Pro Sweet Rely, 50 lb. Nutrena High Grain, 50 lb. (current promotion – Buy 9, Get 1 Free) Nutrena...

    October 7, 2014 at 12:38 pm
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Backstretch Buzz »

Horsemen’s Bookkeeper Money

Horsemen’s Bookkeeper Money

April 11, 2016 at 7:51 pm

IMPORTANT for all horsemen who have accounts with the Horsemen’s Bookkeeper! You may have money sitting in your account that will soon be sent to the state. Please contact...

  • In Memorium: Ronald Finley
    In Memorium: Ronald Finley

    Ronald Finley, 61 of Clifton Heights, PA passed away, Friday, September 18, 2015 at Monmouth Medical Center. Ron...

    September 22, 2015 at 12:25 pm
  • In Memorium: Trainer Dianne Jeannont
    In Memorium: Trainer Dianne Jeannont

    Dianne Jeannont, 64, of Colts Neck, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold...

    September 10, 2015 at 2:59 pm
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Turning for Home »

Win American Pharoah’s Halter

Win American Pharoah’s Halter

August 20, 2016 at 7:03 pm

Thanks to the generosity of Coolmore America’s Ashford Stud, you now have the chance to WIN AMERICAN PHAROAH’S HALTER from his very first year at stud! $20 per...

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