Welcome to New Zealand Thoroughbred RACEHORSE OWNERS Federation

Welcome to the New Zealand Thoroughbred RACEHORSE OWNERS Federation website where you will find information on topics that are important and relevant to racehorse owners.  

If you’re a current owner or if you’ve ever thought about getting involved in ownership in the exciting world of thoroughbred racing, take a look around our website.  We are here to enhance the ownership experience.

Our Goal:

 To improve the economics, integrity and pleasure of the sport of thoroughbred racing on behalf of all owners.

Membership: NZTROF is a national organisation, working to make ownership a satisfying and streamlined experience.  No matter where you are located or the scale of your ownership, joining the Federation is easy and worthwhile – read more About us  and find out about Membership Benefits.
Joining NZTROF is a great way to be kept up to date on all things racing and expand your involvement with others who enjoy racing ownership as much as you do.  Become part of the wider ownership community in New Zealand. 

Join us today to enjoy the benefits our organisation offers – and share the thrill.

Our thanks to Race Images for the racing photos showcased on this site. Check the Winners’ Gallery to see if your horse features.

Take a look at our Racing Tales page for stories of ownership, horses and the thrills and spills of racing (courtesy of Love Racing).


28th & 29th January 2018


Love Racing are taking you behind the scenes at the New Zealand Bloodstock’s National Yearling Sales Series.

Learn what the experts look for in a potential champion, the process involved in getting a yearling to the sales and experience the lively atmosphere of the auction house.
You’ll also be in the draw to win
$3,000 TOWARDS PURCHASING A SHARE IN A RACEHORSE – so do not miss this amazing experience at Karaka in January 2018.

Register now to receive a free goodie bag on arrival: www.nzb.co.nz/loveracing