Francis Umbrello, the father of Paul Umbrello, the Executive Director of the NEHBPA has passed away. The service will be private.
We are sad to announce the passing of Eric Lato. Eric worked for many years in New England as a Valet, Outrider and Exercise Boy.
We are sad to announce the passing of Gary Saccocia Sr.
We are very sad to announce the passing of Charlie Carey. We will post more information as soon as it becomes available.
The NEHBPA will be holding another election this year. We apologize for the delay but as a result of COVID it’s taken longer to prepare for the election.
We are sad to announce the passing of Corinne “Corky” S. Gilardo.
Committee protects Thoroughbred purse account and boosts health and welfare benefits.
Due to the Covid Pandemic we’ve had to close the NEHBPA Office (Trailer) and our staff is working remotely. We also have no phone service as a result as well
As a result of the COVID19 virus the office is CLOSED and folks are working remotely.
It may be hard to believe that anyone who calls himself a Horsemen in the tradition of our beloved Thoroughbred trainers, breeders and owners could throw fellow Horsemen under the bus, but that’s what the irascible and inscrutable Billy Lagorio just did in a recent letter to the Massachusetts Horse Racing Committee where he begins by opposing a reduction in the Thoroughbred industry’s share of the Race Horse Development Fund before taking his bus on a mad rampage.