New England Harness Racing
at Plainridge Park in Plainville, Massachusetts

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P.O. Box 1811, Plainville, MA 02762

HHANE Mission Statement
Section 1.2 of the Association’s Bylaws

The mission of HHANE shall be to promote the welfare and development of harness racing on behalf of the owners, trainers, drivers, breeders and others affiliated with harness racing in New England. HHANE shall encourage and promote legislation favorable to horsemen in general, recommend to rules and regulations which are deemed to be in the best interest of harness racing, to cooperate with and make suggestions to all associations conducting harness racing meetings, advising them on problems affecting the interests of horsemen, hear any grievances of any member, and to intercede if the Executive Board deems such action is appropriate.

HHANE 2018 Officers and Committee Assignments

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  Robert McHugh - President and ex-officio member of all committees
  Jim Hardy - Vice President, chair of both the Bike Committee and Race Track Committee
  Joe Therrien - Clerk, member of both the Bike and Race Track Committees
  Alice Szpila - Treasurer, chair Health & Welfare Committee
  Frank M. Antonacci - Government Affairs Liaison
  Robert Bogigian - Marketing, Health & Welfare Committee member
  Joe Flynn - Health & Welfare Committee member

  Paul Silva - Race Track Committee member
  Wallace Watson - member of both the Bike and Race Track committees