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National Owners Conference - Schedule of events

Mon, Nov 2, 2020

Opening Reception

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

The owner conference kicks off with a reception.  Enjoy a glass of wine, passed hors d'oeuvre, mingling and networking with conference guests from around the US and Canada.  

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Tue, Nov 3, 2020

Panel 1 - The Economics of Racehorse Ownership & Ownership Challenges

9:15 AM to 10:15 AM

Detailed breakdown of the Cost of Ownership by region. Plus an analysis of an itemized training bill. Followed by insights to owner issues with Workman's Comp and Labor Laws.

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Panel 2 - Partnerships and Racing Syndicates

10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Partnering with other owners is a new trend in ownership. Partnering owners discuss the benefits and challenges of forming partnerships. Plus racing syndicates talk about the various investment models available to owners.

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Wed, Nov 4, 2020

Panel 6 - Owners & Trainers

10:45 AM to 12:00 PM

New & Longtime Owners along with their trainers discuss - What makes a successful trainer/owner relationship. Owners and their trainers talk about their Saratoga experiences  and their view about the future of racing.

Barclay Tagg trainer for Jack Knowlton 


Jimmy Jerkins trainer for Don Little Jr. 


Brad Cox trainer for Jaime Roth 


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Thu, Nov 5, 2020

Fri, Nov 6, 2020

2020 Breeders' Cup Championship Racing - Friday & Saturday

11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

 Spend your day on Friday & Saturday at historic Keeneland watching and wagering on the Breeders' Cup Championship races.  

Please Note: Currently BC tickets are not included with your conference registration. Be sure to purchase your BC tickets in advance by contacting the ticketing department at the Breeders' Cup.