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About National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Inc.

This enterprise jockeys for position on the sports scene. The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) oversees the Thoroughbred horseracing industry, acting as governing body, promoter, and trade association. It sets rules, regulates membership, and organizes races, and it helps promote the sport through negotiating broadcasting rights and marketing sponsorships. In addition, NTRA lobbies on behalf of pari-mutuel wagering (handicapping), licenses thoroughbred breeders, and sells racing merchandise. Along with sister company Breeders' Cup Limited, it hosts the ten Breeders' Cup races, including the Breeders' Cup Classic. NTRA was formed by a consortium of horseracing bodies in 1998.

National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Inc.

2525 Harrodsburg Rd STE 510
Lexington, KY 40504-3359
Phone: 1 (859) 245-6872


Employer Type: Privately Owned
It Manager: David Fite
Executive Director, Safety and Integrity Alliance: Steve Koch
Digital Media Manager: Holly Short
Employees (This Location): 8
Employees (All Locations): 30