Florida Greyhound AssociationSociety — Organization
|About||Florida Greyhound Association (FGA). The FGA is the "legislative voice" in the State of Florida for greyhound breeders, owners, kennel operators & vendors|
The FGA is a legislative organization dedicated to helping preserve greyhound racing in Florida.
FGA Officers - Contact information:
James (Jim) Blanchard, FGA President
PO Box 3193
Bonita Springs, FL 33959
Calvin Holland, FGA Vice President
10661 1st Way North
St. Petersburg, FL 33716
2014/2015 FGA’s Board of Directors
Lisa Haber (Secretary/Treasurer)
James Abernathy Sr. (Sarasota)
Arthur Agganis (Palm Bch Greyhound Assn.)
James Blanchard (Bonita Greyhound Assn.)
Todd Byers (Daytona Bch Greyhound Assn.)
Rodney Connell (Lake Mary)
Catherine D’Arcy (St. Petersburg)
Russell Fortunato (Central Florida Greyhound Assn.)
Michael Gerard (Jacksonville)
Calvin Holland (Tampa Bay Greyhound Assn.)
Jimmie Rae (Greyhound Owners of Jacksonville)
Jim Abernathy Jnr (St Petersburg)
Danny Viles (Pensacola Greyhound Assn.)
The Florida Greyhound Association is represented by Public Affairs Consultants in Tallahassee. James Blanchard of Bonita Springs is the NGA Director for District 1A and FGA President. Representing District 1B is Hall Gill of Inverness, Florida. Board of Directors meetings are held in various areas in Florida and are opened to all FGA members.
FLORIDA GREYHOUND TRACKS
Daytona Beach Kennel Club
Ebro Greyhound Park
Flagler Greyhound Track
Hollywood Greyhound Track
Jefferson County Kennel Club, Inc.
Jacksonville Kennel Club, Inc.
Melbourne Greyhound Park
Orange Park Kennel Club, Inc.
Naples-Fort Myers Greyhound Track
Palm Beach Kennel Club
Pensacola Greyhound Track, Inc.
St. Johns Greyhound Park
Sarasota Kennel Club, Inc.
Sanford-Orlando Kennel Club, Inc.
The FGA endeavors to highlight the importance of the Greyhound Industry in the State of Florida. More than half of all race tracks in North America are based in Florida and greyhounds from around the country race in Florida. The FGA is affiliated with the National Greyhound Association (NGA), located in Abilene, Kansas, and we have seven regional associations throughout Florida that operate in conjunction with us.