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FONTAINE ELECTED HTA PRESIDENT

Paul Fontaine, Director of Plainridge Racecourse in Plainville, Massachusetts, has been elected to be the 24th President of Harness Tracks of America (HTA). Fontaine, who succeeds Western Fair CEO Hugh Mitchell in the post, has served as an HTA Director … Continue reading

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TOMMY CUGLE 2010 GROOM OF THE YEAR

Tommy Cugle, an energetic veteran groom who is currently employed at Teague Stables, has been named 2010 Groom of the Year in the annual competition sponsored by HTA and Hanover Shoe Farms. Cugle told his nominator, Delaware-based publicist and TV … Continue reading

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TETRICK 2010 HTA DRIVER OF THE YEAR

Tim Tetrick is Harness Tracks of America‚Äôs Driver of the Year for 2010, and that honor remains the most difficult in the sport to win. Hard evidence is the fact that of 3,853 drivers who competed for purses in North … Continue reading

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HTA LAUNCHES E-BAY AUCTION TO BENEFIT SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Harness Tracks of America is auctioning off one flag signed by Breeders Crown drivers from the 2006 Meadowlands races, along with one flag and two programs signed by drivers in the 2006 Meadowlands Pace. The e-Bay auctions began today and … Continue reading

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ESTOK TAKES OVER NEW DUTIES

Paul Estok, general counsel and corporate secretary of Harness Tracks of America for the last 15 years, has assumed his new HTA duties as Executive Director. Estok served in his previous role, and as an executive assistant and researcher, during … Continue reading

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