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DR. TONY RYAN BOOK AWARD ENTRIES DUE BY DEC 31ST

on 12/23/2013 7:57 AM
Entries being taken for 2013 Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award   Lexington, Kentucky—Castleton Lyons will again be sponsoring the Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award, a competition recognizing excellence in writing in the Thoroughbred industry, and entries are now being taken for the eighth annual award. The award, which comes with a $10,000 winner’s prize and a Tipperary Crystal trophy, i...
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A TOWERING VISIONARY

on 04/23/2010 8:02 AM

AND THEN THERE WERE THREE..

on 04/10/2010 6:04 AM
After months of reading, evaluating, and scoring, judges have selected three outstanding books as finalistsBy Mary Simon (Courtesy of The Thoroughbred Times)The late Dr. Tony Ryan was a visionary with broad interests and a man who knew how to get things done, be it in business, education, the arts, or horse racing.  In 1985, the Irish entrepreneur launched the successful low-fare ...
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VARIETY MIXES WITH DISTINCT WORKS

on 03/20/2010 6:06 AM
The Fourth annual Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award drew, perhaps, its strongest field of entries to date, a broad assortment of well-written biographies, autobiographies, journals, and histories.  While the original intent this year had been to showcase five semifinalists (downsizing from as many as ten in previous seasons), that proved impossible.  Six books were ultimately selected ...
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CASTLETON LYONS, THOROUGHBRED TIMES SPONSOR BOOK AWARD

on 11/24/2009 5:07 AM
Castleton Lyons and Thoroughbred Times announced today that they will be co-sponsoring the Fourth Annual Dr. Tony Ryan Book Award and are now taking entries for the prestigious prize. Presented to the author of the best book about Thoroughbred racing published in 2009, the award comes with a $10,000 cash prize, making it one of the richest book awards in the world. "We are proud to again co-sponso...
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