Welcome to the ILHBPA website

The HBPA (Horsemen’s Benevolent & Protective Association), established nationally in 1940 is an organization of Owners and Trainers. The HBPA was established locally in the 60’s. The association is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of Owners and Trainers volunteering their time and elected by the membership every three years. The HBPA is committed to working for the betterment of racing on all levels.