The Thoroughbred Club of America is headquartered in Lexington. The race evolved from the TCA Dinner Purse, which was run as an overnight allowance race each spring from 1941-1980, with the exception of 1945. The race became a stakes in 1981 and through 1985 was restricted to horses owned by TCA members. In 1995, the race was moved to the Fall Meet.
The $250,000 Thoroughbred Club of America (G2) will be run on Saturday, October 8 for fillies and mares 3yo and up going 6 furlongs on the main track. The nomination fee is $100; nominations close September 21.
The Thoroughbred Club of America is a Breeders' Cup Challenge "Win and You're In" race for the Filly & Mare Sprint division.
Watch Fioretti's victory in the 2015 Thoroughbred Club of America: