TTHBPA: The Texas Thoroughbred HBPA, Inc. is currently
in the process of nominating members to run in the Thoroughbred election
for the Board of Directors.
Any ten (10) members, in good standing, of the TTHBPA may nominate
an eligible member for consideration. In order to be considered eligible
for candidacy, an individual must have started a minimum of two (2)
Thoroughbred horses a minimum of five (5) times at a Texas racetrack
as the owner or trainer of the horses in the past year and raced for
at least six (6) months prior to being nominated.
Ten (1) signatures of TTHBPA members, with their Texas Racing Commission
license numbers listed by the signatures, must accompany all nominations.
Members will vote for two (2) owner representatives and one (1) trainer
representative. Deadline for submitting nominations is Wednesday,
September 29, 2004.
Ballots will be mailed no later than October 29, 2004 and returned
no later than December 13, 2004 for counting by an independent accounting
To ask questions, or to review nomination/election procedures established
by our bylaws or to obtain a nominating form, contact Tami Hare-Smith
at the Retama Park HBPA track office or Wanda O’Banan at the
Austin office at (512) 467-9799.