MTROA to discuss Tapeta surfaces at Nov. 1 meeting
The Maryland Thoroughbred Racetrack Operating Authority at its Nov. 1 meeting will hear presentations on Tapeta surfaces.
The meeting begins at noon and can be viewed via the following link: https://meet.google.com/mdq-bvuc-kyz
Presenters will be Joan Wakefield, Vice President of Tapeta Farms; and Buddy Jones, a trainer at Fair Hill Training Center.
There will be a public comment period after the presentations and an executive session to discuss potential Investment in private lands and potential iitigation.
Laurel Park in 2023 was able to host 273 turf races, the most since 2019 and the highest number among all racetracks in the Mid-Atlantic region.