ROAP is committed to the education of racing officials which will strengthen the industry and uphold the integrity of horse racing. Below are valuable resources for racing officials and newcomers interested in officiating horse racing at all levels.

ROAP Interference Survey Report - 2019

RTO - InCompass Racing Updates 

Click here to view instructions on how to use lists through RTO 

Click here to view instructions on how to make a horse ineligible to race again

Now Available: Duties and Responsibilities of Racing Officials Video. This is an informational video that gives an overview of the responsibilities and duties of all racing officials. Gain insight into the fundamentals of the day-to-day operations that racing officials are accountable for. 

View Duties and Responsibilities of Racing Officials 

View Starting Gate Responsibilities and Duties

Video of Dirt vs. Polytrack 

Click Here for Schedule of Live Racing

Below are important industry initiatives which provide leadership and support to improve the health and safety of Thoroughbreds. Please click on the links for additional information on each of them. 

Can We Put The 'We' In Welfare? - Presentation by Dr. Jennifer Durenberger (provided courtesy of Beyond the Wire and Maryland THA)

Thoroughbred Safety Committee

Mitigating and Aggravating Factors

Waiving Right to a Hearing

Stewards' Daily Report

Recommendation to Commissions: Steward/Judge Code of Conduct 

HISA - Draft Regulations

Supported by: 


              Breeders' Cup

Thoroughbred Horsemen's Association   National HBPA  National Steeplechase Association     TOBA      Oak Tree Racing  

   Keeneland  Lone Star Park   Remington Park Chruchill Downs, Inc

Maryland Jockey Club   TRA   Thoroughbred Racing Protective Bureau