ATBA Online News

ATBA Fall Yearling & Mixed Sale set for Nov. 16

The ATBA Fall Yearling & Mixed Sale is to be held at Horseshoe Park Equestrian Centre on Thursday, Nov. 16. Entry fees are $400 for yearlings and $250 for others, and entries close Sept. 8. Late entries close Oct. 17, and late entry fees are $1,000 for yearlings and $500 for others. Sale-related forms can […]

Important Dates for Upcoming Turf Paradise Meet

The Arizona HBPA would like to remind horsemen of important upcoming dates: Sept. 5 – Backside is open to start with stall preparation and barn setup Sept. 12 – Backside is open to bringing in horses Sept. 14 – Main track open for training Oct. 14 – First day of live racing The HBPA office […]

New Turf Paradise stakes event for 2-year-olds

The Turf Paradise Spring Futurity is a new open race for 2-year-olds with bonuses available for Arizona-breds and horses that passed through the 2016 ATBA Fall Mixed Sale. A nomination payment of $100 on Dec. 15, 2016, and a $250 payment on March 1, 2017, are required for eligibility. The entry fee for the race […]

Board of Directors Election

Kacee Adams Richardson has been elected to join the Board of Directors, and four members were re-elected: Marvin Fleming, Scott Rollins, Lee Vaughn and Dave Williams. The elected officers are as follows: President – Marvin Fleming; Vice President – Jan Osborn; and Secretary/Treasurer – Wende Macumber.

Yo Y Me adds Lost in the Fog Stakes

In a courageous effort, Yo Y Me scored a narrow victory in the Lost in the Fog Juvenile on Dec. 31 at Turf Paradise to win his fourth straight race, adding to earlier victories in the Arizona Breeders’ Futurity and ATBA Fall Sales Stakes. After bouncing out to an early lead, the Dixie Chatter gelding […]