|Friday, August 15, 2014||Contact: Shannon Luce (859) 224-2716|
|Application Period for T.I.P. 2015 Now Open|
The application period for 2015 horse shows to apply for Thoroughbred Incentive Program (T.I.P.) awards is now open. T.I.P. offers high point awards and classes for Thoroughbreds in multiple disciplines, including dressage, eventing, hunter, jumper, pleasure and Western. The T.I.P. application period for 2015 shows is August 1, 2014, through September 30, 2014. Shows should apply even if the information is tentative. Early applications are appreciated. More information and the online application are available at tjctip.com/default.asp?page=3.
In 2014, T.I.P. will offer awards for registered Thoroughbreds at over 500 shows in 38 states and Canadian provinces.
Created and announced in October 2011, T.I.P. recognizes and rewards the versatility of the Thoroughbred through sponsorship of Thoroughbred classes and high point awards at sanctioned horse shows, performance awards, and non-competition awards. For more information about T.I.P., please visit tjctip.com.
The Jockey Club, founded in 1894 and dedicated to the improvement of Thoroughbred breeding and racing, is the breed registry for North American Thoroughbreds. In fulfillment of its mission, The Jockey Club provides support and leadership on a wide range of important industry initiatives and it serves the information and technology needs of owners, breeders, media, fans and farms, among others. Additional information is available at jockeyclub.com.