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.
Martine Bellocq is a lifelong horsewoman who rushed into a burning barn trying to save her horses in a wildfire that decimated much of the San Luis Rey Downs training center last December.
The 59th Annual Awards Dinner of the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters is set at the vibrant Whiskey Dry in Louisville on Oct. 31. Here's how to get tickets.
The fifth annual Ron Rippey Handicapping Media Award is open for entries. Brisnet.com will present the winner on Wednesday, Oct. 31, at the NTWAB annual awards dinner at Whiskey Dry in Louisville during Breeders’ Cup week.
Shirley Day Smith, recipient of the 2001 Joe Palmer award from the National Turf Writers Association, died on Sept. 20 at age 99 after a brief illness. She is said to have helped more people than anyone in the history of horse racing.