Entries for the Joe Hirsch Memorial Writing Award, which recognizes outstanding print and internet coverage of the Belmont Stakes, are being accepted.
Good evening fellow members of the NTWAB. I hope this note finds you all well and with 2019 off to a great start. Just a couple items of business. . . .
The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form (DRF) and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters (NTWAB) announced this evening that Justify, who became horse racing’s 13th Triple Crown winner, was voted the 2018 Horse of the Year, at the 48th Annual Eclipse Awards Ceremony at Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino in Hallandale Beach, Fl. All winners, human and equine, and vote counts are included in the story.
The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA), Daily Racing Form (DRF) and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters (NTWAB) announced the winners of the 2018 Media Eclipse Awards in six categories. Many of the winners are members of NTWAB.
The deadline to vote is Wedneday, Jan. 2, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern Time. Eligible voters are with the National Thoroughbred Racing Association, National Turf Writers And Broadcasters, and Daily Racing Form.
NTWAB member Tom Hammond has been selected to the National Museum of Racing’s Joe Hirsch Media Roll of Honor.
A photo essay of moments from our 59th Annual Awards Dinner in Louisville, Ky. It was a spectacular evening! Photos by our own Paul Rolfes.