TOBA National Awards Dinner
Each year, TOBA honors owners and breeders from 23 states and Canada (click here for our state network). Also honored are four Regional Owners of the Year, National Owner of the Year, National Breeder of the Year, Broodmare of the Year, Rood & Riddle Sport Horse of the Year, and the Robert N. Clay Award (recognizing a member of the Thoroughbred racing community who has made an outstanding contribution to preserving land for equine use).
The 29th annual National Awards Dinner is Friday, September 5, 2014 at the Lexington Convention Center in downtown Lexington, Ky. Purchase your dinner tickets today!
Click here to watch the 2013 awards ceremony (September 6, 2013 at Fasig-Tipton).
Congratulations to our 2014 award winners!
State Breeders of the Year
Arizona: Richard Owens
California: Mr. & Mrs. Larry D. Williams
Canada: Sam-Son Farm
Florida: Gil & Marilyn Campbell
Illinois: Darrell & Sadie Brommer
Indiana: Deann & Greg Baer
Iowa: William Hobbs
Kansas: Lance & Valerie Gabriel
Kentucky: Kenneth & Sarah Ramsey
Louisiana: Glen C. Warren
Maryland: Robert E. Meyerhoff
Michigan: Jerry & Lisa Campbell
Minnesota: Richard Bremer & Cheryl Sprick
New Jersey: Quiet Winter Farm
New Mexico: Mike Carson & Bill Carson
New York: Patricia S. Purdy
North Carolina: Elizabeth H. Muirhead
North Dakota: Leigh Backhaus
Oregon: George Hurliman
South Carolina: Franklin G. Smith
Texas: Sam Stevens & Sammy Stevens
Virginia: Estate of Edward P. Evans
Washington: Keith & Jan Swagerty
Regional Owners of the Year
East: Phipps Stable
Midwest: Kenneth & Sarah Ramsey
South: Willis Horton
West: Gary & Mary West
National Broodmare of the Year
Take Charge Lady
Rood & Riddle Sport Horse of the Year
Robert N. Clay Award
Thank you to our 2014 Awards Dinner sponsors!