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Welcome to the Illinois HBPA Website!

The HBPA, as the contractually recognized organization, represents Owners and Trainers on numerous fronts:​ In negotiation with the track regarding purse structure, equitable share of simulcast revenues, overall track safety, sanitation, security, and a potpourri of other issues of vital concerns to horsemen. The HBPA provides a trust program for horsemen in need, Fire and Disaster Insurance (free of charge) and various programs such as Third party Liability Insurance, savings on phone service, and other horse related insurance packages (for a competitive premium). Contact your HBPA Office at Fairmount Park (618-345-7724) for complete details on all of its many activities to help and support horsemen.

Business Hours

Monday - Tuesday

08:00am – 01:00pm



Thursday - Saturday

08:00am – 01:00pm



Board of Directors

Jim Watkins

Dan Ohallaron

Kevin Wilborn

John Rednour

Patti Macari

Tim Hughes

Frank Randazzo

Don Bentler

John Cox

Mike Moore

Tom Basler

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