Take a 4H Tour of Saratoga Sponsored by the Fund

Encouraging young people to become interested in some aspect of the state’s breeding and racing industries is part of the New York Thoroughbred Breeding and Development Fund’s mission. Executive Director Tracy Egan recently went along as the Fund sponsored a Thoroughbred Day for 4-H students in Saratoga County. We invite you to share this on…
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Fourth-Period Award Checks Sent September 3rd

Dear Breeders, Owners and Stallion Owners, Thanks to the athletes you bred and raced, the NY Thoroughbred Breeding and Development Fund (NYBreds.com) is sending out more than $3.2 million in award checks today, Wednesday, September 3rd. This dollar figure represents 90 percent of the $3,579,011 earned by your horses in July and August. We expect…
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Fasig-Tipton Welcomes NY-Bred Yearlings to the October Sale at Saratoga for the First Time

Fasig-Tipton will add another component to its October 7th Fall Mixed Sale at Saratoga Springs, NY with an open session of New York-bred yearlings. “Through the inspection process for our selected yearling sales, it became clear that New York breeders are producing more and higher-quality horses,” said Fasig-Tipton president Boyd Browning. “We expect to see…
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NY-Breds Star in Second Careers for Western NY Girls Interscholastic Polo Team

The Thoroughbred Industry is increasingly joining ranks to promote off-track Thoroughbreds as terrific mounts for second careers. In New York, the state’s Thoroughbred Breeding Fund is sponsoring a polo team made up entirely of registered NY-breds who came off the track. The Fund’s Executive Director Tracy Egan recently introduced some team representatives to a Horse…
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