May 8, 2011
Equibase today reported that visitors to equibase.com on the days of the 2011 Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Derby totaled 942,165, which is 3.4 percent above the 911,470 visitors during the comparable two-day period in 2010.
“The Triple Crown shines a spotlight on Thoroughbred racing each spring and we are proud to provide a variety of information and statistics that help longtime fans as well as newcomers participate in our sport,” said Equibase President and COO Hank Zeitlin.
As host to more than 170,000 unique daily visitors, equibase.com has served as a central source for racing information on the Internet since its launch in 1995. equibase.com features a comprehensive menu of free entries, results, historical race charts, and program changes and scratches as well as Stats Central and a variety of premium handicapping products. The recently redesigned site also includes convenient links to featured “Yearbook” races, where customers can access entries, editorial, result charts and video replays for each week’s graded stakes races.
Equibase Company is a partnership between subsidiaries of The Jockey Club and the Thoroughbred Racing Associations of North America. Through its website, mobile platform and mobile applications, Equibase offers a comprehensive menu of wagering products, statistical information and video race replays in support of the North American Thoroughbred racing industry. Additional information is available at equibase.com.
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