Final Post-Time at Suffolk Downs September 15-16

Final Post-Time at Suffolk Downs September 15-16

The Massachusetts Gaming Commission has approved a request from the New England Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association and Sterling Suffolk Racecourse for a fourth and final racing weekend to be held September 15-16 at Suffolk Downs. NEHBPA President Anthony...
Suffolk Operator to Lease Great Barrington Fairgrounds

Suffolk Operator to Lease Great Barrington Fairgrounds

Reprinted from Bloodhorse Deal should lead to increased racing dates in New England. Sterling Suffolk Racecourse, the company that operates Thoroughbred racing at Suffolk Downs, has reached a long-term lease agreement with the owners of Great Barrington Fairgrounds to...
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Horsemen It has been a busy but productive month on Beacon Hill as our lobbying team, NEHBPA leadership and our members have spoken clearly about what is in the best interest of horsemen in Massachusetts and how we can revitalize full live racing after the expected...
New England HBPA 2017 Newsletter

New England HBPA 2017 Newsletter

Dear Members We are writing to update you on some recent events. First and foremost, we wanted to speak to the rumors about the potential sale of Suffolk Downs. This possibility should come as no surprise, as it has been part of conversations since 2014. Management of...