May 2, 2010
Contact: John Cooney (859) 224-2714
Equibase Company LLC, the Thoroughbred industry’s official database for racing information, hosted a record 911,470 visitors on equibase.com on the days of the Kentucky Oaks and the Kentucky Derby. The total is 15.7 percent above the 787,846 visitors during the comparable two-day period in 2009.
equibase.com features a comprehensive menu of free entries, results and historical race charts as well as premium handicapping products from past performances to selections for handicappers of every skill level. The site is also home to Virtual Stable®, which provides e-mail notification of entry, result and workout information for horses that fans want to follow. Virtual Stable also offers seasonal “race series” notifications, a once-daily report of activity for contenders for the Triple Crown races and the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
Equibase Company is a partnership between The Jockey Club and the Thoroughbred Racing Associations of North America.