Press Release



In its ongoing effort to enhance the information content available to racing fans on, Equibase Company today announced the integration of AXCIS TrackMaster speed and class ratings into its fan friendly race programs available online.

"The addition of AXCIS TrackMaster-supplied speed and class ratings further enhances the online fan friendly program's usefulness and appeal to a broad market of fans, including those whose knowledge of racing comes from watching television or surfing the Internet," said Equibase executive vice president of sales and marketing Hank Zeitlin. "The ratings are important new elements which users of the online fan friendly program will find helpful when studying the races."

The AXCIS TrackMaster speed and class ratings are the same ones now being offered in live and simulcast hard copy race programs nationwide. Additional new features in the online fan friendly program include highlighted prior matchups in the past performance line and a bar graph depicting each runner's prior race speed figure.

Zeitlin also announced that the Company has begun offering AXCIS TrackMaster selections for purchase on

"Much like the new features incorporated into the online fan friendly programs, the availability of AXCIS TrackMaster handicapping selections on our web site provides handicappers of all abilities with additional information on which to base their handicapping decisions," he said.

"Together with the recent launch of a streaming race results ticker and our agreement to receive a live tote feed from Autotote, the availability of AXCIS TrackMaster products and proprietary ratings further demonstrates our commitment to making a comprehensive destination for anyone following Thoroughbred racing."

AXCIS Information Network, Inc. is a leading provider of electronic data to horse racing handicappers through its TrackMaster product line. They are located on the Internet at