Thoroughbred Owner Conference
Organization: OwnerView at The Jockey Club
Venue: Gulfstream Park Race Course
|Event Date/Time: Jan 11, 2016 / 5:00 pm - (EST)||End Date/Time: Jan 14, 2016 / 12:00 pm - (EST)|
|Registration Date: Jan 10, 2016|
|Early Registration Date: Nov 15, 2015|
This will be the second National Thoroughbred Owner Conference and is hosted by Thoroughbred OwnerView (ownerview.com), The Jockey Club and TOBA (Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association). It will be held as Gulfstream Park in Hallandale, Florida January 11 to 14, 2016.
Industry leaders unite with current and prospective thoroughbred owners to inform and educate about ownership in horse racing. This is an entertaining and educational event that will include opportunities to meet and socialize with industry leaders such as horse owners, trainers, jockeys and other thoroughbred industry professionals.
The conference includes a day and a half of panel discussions on selected topics such as:
Overview of Ownership: What every owner should know.
Acquiring Your Thoroughbred Racehorse: What are your options?
Jockeys: The Hands Behind The Reins
Morning Workouts Trackside: watch the horses and talk with trainers.
Jim Rome, Thoroughbred owner and host of "The Jim Rome Show” on CBS Sports Radio and “Jim Rome On Showtime" delivers the keynote address.
Pursuing Your Dream: Success Stories
Daily Care and Welfare to Aftercare
A Day In The Life (production): A Look at the Many People Involved in Getting Your Horse to The Races.
The conference includes entertaining videos, special appearances including radio show host and successful racing owner, Jim Rome as the keynote speaker. World renowned track announcer, Tom Durkin serves as master of ceremonies.
Network, meet and greet other owners and industry professionals during the following social events.
Tom Durkin, Master of Ceremonies
Frank Stronach, Gulfstream Park & The Stronach Group
Mike Penna, HRRN Radio Host, Moderator
Christina Bossinakis, TOBA Owner Concierge
Eric Hamelback, HBPA
Jeff Lifson, West Point Thoroughbreds
Jen Shah, Accountant
Lonny Powell, Florida Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association
Reynolds Bell, Bloodstock Advisor
Richard Nunnelley, Stoll Keenon Ogden PLLC
Simon Bray, The Jockey Club Tour on Fox, Moderator
Laurie Wolf, Starlight Racing
Maggie Moss, Thoroughbred Owner, Attorney
Robb Levinsky, Kenwood Racing
Steve Johnson, Silver Springs Stud
Richard Migliore, Retired Jockey, Jockey Club Tour on Fox - Moderator
Jerry Bailey, Retired Hall of Fame Jockey, ESPN Racing commentator
Joe Bravo, Jockey
John Velazquez, Jockey
Jim Rome, The Jim Rome Show on CBS Sports Radio, Jim Rome Show on Showtime - Keynote Speaker
Don Little, Centennial Farms
Ken Ramsey, Ramsey Farms
Sheila Rosenblum, Lady Sheila Stables
Alyssa Ali, The Jockey Club Tour on Fox - Moderator
Dr. Robert O'Neil, Veterinarian
Erin Crady, Thoroughbred Charities of America
Madeline Auerbach, Thoroughbred Owner
Stacie Clark, Thoroughbred Aftercare Alliance
Tim Ritvo, General Manager of Gulfstream Park
William Lear, Jr., The Jockey Club
Social Events and Activities include:
Opening reception Monday evening at Gulfstream Park
Luncheon between panels on Tuesday
Cocktail reception and gala dinner at the Turnberry Isle on Tuesday
Lunch and races in the Ten Palms restaurant on Wednesday
Thursday - optional Miami area tours including Palm Meadows Training Facility for racehorses.
Friday - Eclipse Awards Eve Party in the paddock
There is an option to purchase tickets to the National Eclipse Awards to be televised Saturday night.
Enter the fascinating world of Thoroughbred horse racing and get an idea of what it feels like to enter the winner's circle with your own horse. Let's go to the races!
A Conference App is available with all conference information and contacts for the Thoroughbred Owner Conference 2016.
Registrations are available on line or by fax.
Shuttles will run from official conference hotels. See official website.