Pegasus World Cup recognizes TAA as charity partner
As part of 1/ST’s mission to prioritize the care and safety of Thoroughbred racehorses before, during and after their racing careers, the 2023 Pegasus World Championship hosted by Baccarat will recognize the Alliance. Purebred Aftercare (TAA) is its Charity Partner for the seventh year in a row. The 2023 Pegasus World Cup will feature three Tier 1 betting races – the $3 million Pegasus World Cup hosted by Baccarat, the $1 million Pegasus World Cup Turf hosted by Qatar Racing and the Pegasus World Cup Filly & Mare Turf of $500,000 hosted by Pepsi.
Nicole Walker, Vice President, Stronach Group and TAA Committee Member said: “1/ST is delighted to once again welcome and recognize the Thoroughbred Aftermarket Care Alliance as an Honored Charity Partner. us in the 2023 Pegasus World Championship”. “Pure thoroughbred after-sales care has always been 1/ST’s priority. We are proud to support TAA and the great work they have done for our equine friends.”
As part of the Pegasus World Cup race day celebration on Saturday, January 28, 1/ST will be handing out checks to representatives from the TAA Board of Directors and the recognized organizations in the Winners’ Circle. won right after the Purebred Aftercare Alliance Pegasus World Cup Filly & Mare Turf Species.
Stacie Clark, TAA Operations Advisor, said: “1/ST’s dedication to purebred post-Breed care is recognized as unrelenting. “We are honored to be part of another exciting year of the Pegasus World Cup and would like to thank Gulfstream Parks for being such a gracious host to TAA and its recognized organisations.”
Since the founding of the Post-Breed Care Coalition in 2012, 1/ST has donated more than $1 million to support TAA’s mission to retrain, retire, and rehabilitate Thoroughbred racehorses. 1/ST CEO Nicole Walker served five consecutive years as a TAA board member and is currently an active member of the TAA Communications Committee. 1/ ST RACING & GAMING CEO Aidan Butler joined the TAA board and executive committee in 2022.
The 2023 Pegasus World Championship will be broadcast live on NBC with a 90-minute program from 4:30 to 6 p.m. ET and can be streamed live on NBCSports.com and Peacock.
For more tickets and more information about the Pegasus World Cup, please visit Pegasusworldcup.com or follow on social media @PegasusWorldCup #AllForOne.
For more information or to donate to TAA, please visit Thoroughbredaftercare.org.
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