The T.I.P. Thoroughbred of the Year Award will recognize a Thoroughbred that has excelled in a non-competitive career, such as equine-assisted therapy or police work.The award will include a $5,000 grant to the non-profit organization associated with the horse or, if not associated with a non-profit organization, to a horse-related charity chosen by The Jockey Club.

To apply for the T.I.P. Thoroughbred of the Year Award, please download, complete and return an application to The Jockey Club Thoroughbred Incentive Program. Applications are due June 30, 2017.


Thoroughbreds registered with The Jockey Club will be eligible for participation in all T.I.P. classes and awards. Horse owners interested in participating in T.I.P. can find more information regarding eligibility and assistance with identification of Thoroughbreds on the Horse Eligibility & Identification Page.