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The National Thoroughbred Racing Association (NTRA) today released its “Annual Report to the Membership” for 2011-12.

The 28-page report (available at http://www.ntra.com/content/industry/view/MjM=) includes sections on the NTRA Safety and Integrity Alliance, government affairs, NTRA Advantage, the Eclipse Awards, the Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship presented by Sovereign Stable and Treasure Island Las Vegas, marketing, NTRA Communications, digital media, and NTRA Charities, as well as nine pages of the audited financial statements for 2011 and 2010.

The NTRA is a broad-based coalition of horse racing interests consisting of leading Thoroughbred racetracks, owners, breeders, trainers, horseplayers and affiliated horse racing associations, charged with increasing the popularity of horse racing and improving economic conditions for industry participants. The NTRA has offices in Lexington, Ky., and New York City. NTRA press releases appear on the NTRA web site, NTRA.com.