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Rick Gold to Receive TOC Chairman’s Award

Arcadia, Calif. – Rick Gold has been selected by the Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) as the 2024 recipient of the Ed Friendly Industry Service Award, also known as the TOC Chairman’s Award. The award is presented annually to recognize outstanding contributions and service to the Thoroughbred racing industry. Former recipients include some of the … Read more

TOC Announces Inaugural Partnership Award

We are excited to announce the TOC Inaugural Partnership Award for the 2023 calendar year.  The co-ownerships and partnerships of California horse racing play a major role in building our community and providing the horses we watch at the track each weekend.  TOC would like to recognize and celebrate the growing population of co-ownerships and partnership entities within the … Read more

TOC Announces Rookie of the Year Award

Arcadia, Calif. – New racehorse owner Christine Level has been selected by Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) as the recipient of the 2023 Rookie of the Year Award. Level had her first start in June at Golden Gate Fields with Dawn At Last, a filly she bred and raised. The annual award honors a new … Read more

Election Notice to TOC Membership

Dear TOC Members, Nominations for the 2024 Ballot closed on March 1 with six candidates for six open positions. As a result, we followed the previously established TOC procedure (and Section 7522 of the California Nonprofit Mutual Benefit Corporation Law), and the TOC Board declared the six candidates that were nominated and qualified as having … Read more

TOC Announces Annual Owner Awards

Arcadia, Calif. – The Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) has announced the winners of its 2023 statistical awards for leading California owners. For the third consecutive year, Reddam Racing was leading owner in total purse earnings, and also topped the standings for most California starts; Taboada Racing Stables LLC led all owners by number of … Read more

CTBA January Magazine Now Online

Thoroughbred Owners of California (TOC) is pleased to send you this special message from the CTBA: We at the California Thoroughbred Breeders Association are happy to provide you with this free digital copy of our monthly magazine, California Thoroughbred. We hope you will enjoy reading our official publication, and for more information about subscribing to … Read more