We are sad to announce the passing of David Lezell. David was a longtime outrider in New England as well as being an Exercise Rider and Trainer.
We are sad to announce the passing of Frank Generazio. Frank was a former NEHBPA President, as well as an owner, trainer and breeder.
Today’s NEHBPA Election Results are in.
We are sad to announce the passing of Jockey Frank Amonte.
As you know, the NEHBPA has spent several years now working with various development ideas for a new thoroughbred racetrack in Massachusetts to succeed Suffolk Downs. After some false starts, we now have a winning horse to ride with a developer (and horseman) who has secured land in the town of Sturbridge for a new track facility with stables for retired thoroughbreds and a horse-centered mission.
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.