RRP Webinar TONIGHT at 7 PM on Facebook 

December 15, 2022

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‘Tis the Season… For 2023 RRP #TBMakeover Applications!

RRP News

LEXNGTON, Ky.—Join us for an information webinar to help you get started! Webinar runs TONIGHT at 7 PM Eastern on the RRP Facebook page and also streams on Zoom (passcode 526506); includes Q&A session. Webinar will be recorded and uploaded to our YouTube channel for on-demand viewing later.

First Footing Silent Auction, Sponsored by OCD Pellets, Coming December 30

Head into the New Year with your best foot forward: the RRP is hosting the First Footing Silent Auction, sponsored by OCD Pellets, which kicks off on December 30 and includes horse shoes and jockey boots from your favorite racing stars! Have a shoe or boot you’d like to contribute? Click here to reach out to Julia!

‘Tis the Season… For 2023 RRP #TBMakeover Applications!

Like to plan ahead? First-time applicant for the Thoroughbred Makeover? Get started on drafting your 2023 application NOW in the Trainer Portal at TheRRP.org!

Because the Thoroughbred Makeover application requires a few additional documents and media, the drafting period is open to give applicants ample time to gather everything they need. Application progress can be saved as you go. Applications will open for full submission on January 2, 2023!

For more information:

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2023 Thoroughbred Makeover Rulebook Available Now!

Whether you’re a first-timer or a returning Makeover veteran, don’t miss 2023 updates and clarifications to the Thoroughbred Makeover rules. Note that revisions are marked in red, while clarifications are marked in blue. Print copies coming soon to the RRP Store! Click to Read Rule Book Now

Fee Changes for 2023

If you’re a returning Thoroughbred Makeover trainer, please note that the application fee may look somewhat different this year compared to past years: all applications are assessed a flat fee of $200, plus a horse registration fee of $150 per horse based on the number of horses declared on the application. 

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Claiborne Farm to Sponsor 2023 Former Broodmare Division

Claiborne Farm has committed as the title sponsor of the Former Broodmare division in its pilot year at the 2023 Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium, presented by Thoroughbred Charities of America. The Former Broodmare division will welcome recently retired broodmares to compete alongside the traditional retiring racehorse division. Click to read more.

RRP Year-End Campaign at the Top of the Stretch

We’re over halfway to our goal of $80,000 for our year-end campaign, but we can’t get to the finish line without you: if every person reading this email gave us just $5, we’d surpass that goal!

Your contribution to our year-end campaign supports our mission and our work in Thoroughbred aftercare: we have goals in 2023 that not only include expanding the Thoroughbred Makeover but increasing traceability for Thoroughbreds beyond racing. Can you help us? 

Click to Donate now.

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