Statement by PA Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association on the Passing of Michael P. Ballezzi
BENSALEM, PA (September 1, 2022) – The Pennsylvania Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (PTHA) is saddened to share news of the passing of Michael P. Ballezzi, who served as the organization’s Executive Director for 25 years prior to his retirement last year.
MIKE BALLEZZI’S LASTING IMPACT AT PARX
Michael P. Ballezzi, Sr. Esq., age 76, on August 31, 2022 of Phoenixville, formerly of Upper Darby, PA. Michael was a District Magistrate and member of The PA Thoroughbred Horseman’s Assoc. “PTHA”. Survived by his wife Ardith “Ardie” (nee Cann), his
Save the Date!! September 24, 2022
Be here September 24, 2022, for the $1,000,000 Grade 1 PENNSYLVANIA DERBY and the $1,000,000 Grade 1 COTILLION! 10 Stakes, the always popular PA Derby Hat Giveaway, Family Fun , Food Specials, Music Save the Date! Gambling problem? Call: 1-800-GAMBLER
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https://pennhorseracing.com/event/pa-derby-at-parx/ TAIBA TOPS 28 NOMINEES TO PENNSYLVANIA DERBY From Paulick Report Nominations are set for the Grade 1, $1 million betPARX Pennsylvania Derby with as many as 28 3-year-olds under consideration for the 42nd renewal of the 1 1/8-mile event Saturday, Sept. 24
betPARX Pennsylvania Derby attracts 28 nominations
For immediate release By Anthony Affrunti and Tim Wilkin BENSALEM, Pa., (Monday, September 12, 2022) – Nominations are set for the Grade 1, $1 million betPARX Pennsylvania Derby with as many as 28 3-year-olds under consideration for the 42nd renewal of the 1 1/8-mile event Saturday,
FLIGHTLINE IN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE
By Dick JerardiChampions,’’ a Daily Racing Form publication, subtitled "The Lives, Times and Past Performances of America’s GreatestThoroughbreds,’’ is a wonderful resource that I have used countlesstimes through the years. It chronicles America’s greatest horses from the1890s to the 2000s.When Flightline
PA DERBY DAY CARD BEST IN PARX HISTORY
By Dick Jerardi The 2021 Pennsylvania Derby Day 13-race card was clearly the best in track history. This Saturday’s 13-race card, with 10 stakes, five graded, and a record $4.1 million in purses, is even better. Last year, players at the