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Iowa HBPA Group Honors 2004 Leaders, Contributors

October 4, 2004     E-mail this page to a friend!

ALTOONA, IA-The Iowa Chapter of the Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association [IaHBPA] honored Iowa's leaders and contributors for the year ending September 25, 2004.

Appreciation award: Gary Lucas, Chairman of the Board, Racing Association of Central Iowa.

'It's All In The Hands,' a beautifully rendered lithograph by equine artist Tom Chapman, given by the IaHBPA and Iowa Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association to Chaplain Dennis Luft.

Annual awards, 2004: Leading Owner: Maggi Moss-$971,071; Trainer: Dick Clark-$1,374,166;
Horse of the Year: Rubiano's Image [Iowa-bred]-$114,076 [$207,394 lifetime]; Claiming Horse of the Year: Cmego [Iowa-bred]-$105,044 [$208,853 lifetime].