Legislation governing racehorse medication policy passed the Florida Senate Regulated Industries Committee Feb. 18.Read More
Tom LaMarra, a native of New Jersey and graduate of Rutgers University, has been news editor at The Blood-Horse since 1998. After graduation he worked at newspapers in New Jersey and Pennsylvania as an editor and reporter with a focus on municipal government and politics. He also worked at Daily Racing Form and Thoroughbred Times before joining The Blood-Horse. LaMarra, who has lived in Lexington since 1994, has won various writing awards and was recognized with the Old Hilltop Award for outstanding coverage of the horse racing industry. He likes to spend some of his spare time handicapping races.
Articles by Tom LaMarra
Of the 879 samples tested through Nov. 15, nine (1%) came back over the 25 parts-per-billion threshold level.Read More
Officials said racing participants will be asked to be more vigilant in an effort to prevent injuries to racehorses.Read More