ATBA Online News

ATBA Membership Renewal

If you haven’t renewed your Arizona Thoroughbred Breeders Association membership for 2015, please be sure to do so. It’s the best $75 you’ll invest in the Thoroughbred business. Benefits of your membership include:

  • Free grandstand admission to Turf Paradise
  • Agent for certifying Arizona-bred Thoroughbreds
  • Certification fees of Arizona-breds are discounted to members only
  • Quarterly magazine, including reduced advertising rates for members

Click here to see full membership and renewal details.

Attention Breeders: Don’t forget to certify your foal

As of 2014, the cost to certify foals is as follows:   Yearlings: By Sept. 30, 2015 Non-Member: $60 Member: $45 (discount)   Yearlings: Oct. 1 – Dec. 31, 2015 Non-Member: $90 Member: $68 (discount)   Thereafter Non-Member: $200 Member: $150 (discount)   Broodmares Registry: $10   No Breeders’ Awards can be paid until the name […]

Become a Sponsor of the 2015 Breeders’ Festival

Corporate Platinum, Gold, Silver and Bronze sponsorships are available for the  upcoming Arizona Breeders’ Thoroughbred Festival on Sat., April 25. For more details, please inquire at the Arizona Breeders’ office, or contact us at (602) 942-1310.

Happy Holidays from the ATBA

The Arizona Thoroughbred Breeders Association staff and Board of Directors would like to wish our members a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Please remember to renew your ATBA Membership for 2015.

Early speed dominates Fall Festival events

Arizona Thoroughbred Breeders’ Fall Festival, featuring four stakes events for Arizona-breds or ATBA Fall Mixed Sale graduates, was contested on Dec. 6. On a wet track rated “muddy” at the time of the Cactus Flower but upgraded to “good” for the remainder of the stakes action, the four races were dominated by speedsters. The Arizona […]

Dates set for Fall Sales and AZ Breeders’ Futurities and Trials

The ATBA Fall Sales Stakes Futurity Trials will be held on Saturday, Oct. 18, which is opening day for the upcoming 2014-2015 Turf Paradise meet. The finals will be run on Sunday, Nov. 2. The Arizona Breeders’ Futurity Trials will be run Wednesday, Nov. 19. The Arizona Breeders’ Futurity finals will be held on Saturday, […]

2014 ATBA Fall Mixed Sale – Oct. 16

Be sure to attend the ATBA 2014 Fall Mixed Sale on Oct. 16. The sale will be held at Westworld of Scottsdale, 16601 North Pima Road, and begins at 11 am. Directions From: North (Flagstaff) I-17 South to SR-101 Loop – Eastbound into Scottsdale. Take the Pima/Princess exit. Make left at Bell Road (second light) […]