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Forney Promoted To Executive Director Of Thoroughbred Owners Of California

The Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) announced the promotion of Mary Forney to the position of executive director, effective immediately. Forney has been with TOC since 2004 as director of operations. She has worked in the California horse racing industry for more than 30 years including 13 years at Santa Anita, most recently as simulcast […]

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Gary Fenton Joins Thoroughbred Owners Of California Board

The board of directors of the Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) voted to appoint Gary Fenton to fill a vacancy on the board created by the recent resignation of Billy Morey. Fenton, who began his career as an entertainment attorney, is currently the managing partner of Little Red Feather Racing (LRF), one of California’s leading […]

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Avioli Named CEO Of Thoroughbred Owners Of California

The Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) announced today the hiring of longtime racing executive, attorney and legislative expert, Greg Avioli to fill the newly created position of TOC Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2016. TOC Board Chairman Mike Pegram explained the new position: “Given the many opportunities and challenges now facing the organization, we […]

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Reddam Racing Top 2015 TOC Owner By Wins, Purses

The Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) has announced the winners of its 2015 statistical awards for leading California owners. Reddam Racing LLC was leading owner in purse money won in California as well as leading owner by number of wins; Watson, Pegram and Weitman led all owners by number of California stakes wins; and Kings […]

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Nick Coukos New President Of Thoroughbred Owners Of California

Thoroughbred Owners of California is pleased to announce that Nick Coukos has accepted the position of President. Coukos is stepping down as Vice President Racing/Corporate Affairs at Ajax Downs, a privately owned Quarter Horse racetrack and slot facility near Toronto, Canada. Prior to that he was Executive Director of HBPA (Horsemen’s Benevolent & Protective Association) […]

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Morris: TOC ‘100 Percent’ Against USADA’s Involvement In Racing

Joe Morris, president of Thoroughbred Owners of California, said horsemen’s groups throughout North America are united in opposition to federal legislation that would create one agency to regulate medication rules, drug testing and enforcement throughout the United States. The various organizations (national and local affiliates of the Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association, Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association […]

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Catalog For Paddock Sale At Del Mar Of Race Ready Horses Now Online

The catalog for the Fourth Annual Paddock Sale at Del Mar of Race Ready Horses, scheduled to be held on Saturday, July 25 in the Del Mar paddock approximately 30 minutes after the last race is declared official, is now on-line.  This catalog currently consists of 19 horses of racing age and 14 two-year-olds. Additional […]

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Del Mar, Barretts, TOC To Host Free Owner Seminar July 25

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, Barretts Sales and Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) will host “Buying a Racehorse,” a FREE New Owner Seminar and Preview of the Paddock Sale at Del Mar on Saturday, July 25, 2015. The seminar will begin at 9:00 a.m. in the Veranda Café and conclude at approximately 11:30 a.m. Seminar panelists […]

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TOC Elects New Member, Four Incumbents

The Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) membership elected Allen Aldrich and re-elected incumbents Bob Baffert, Ed Moger, Mike Pegram and Kathy Walsh to its Board of Directors. All five were elected to three-year terms. The new Board officially takes office on July 1st and will be seated at TOC’s first board meeting of the new […]

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TOC To Honor California Chrome Trainer Sherman

Trainer Art Sherman has been selected by the Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) to receive the 2014 Ed Friendly Industry Service Award. The award is presented annually to recognize outstanding contributions and service in the California Thoroughbred racing industry. Last year at age 77 Sherman became the oldest trainer ever to saddle a Kentucky Derby […]

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