Press Release

   
July 02, 2010
MEDIA ADVISORY


THOROUGHBRED RACING ECONOMIC INDICATORS
For June 2010


June 2010 vs. June 2009

YTD 2010 vs. YTD 2009

Indicator June 2010  June 2009  % Change 
Wagering on U.S. Races* $935,843,769 $993,644,026 -5.82%
U.S. Purses $99,894,015 $101,120,530 -1.21%
U.S. Race Days 600 620 -3.23%
Indicator YTD 2010  YTD 2009  % Change 
Wagering on U.S. Races* $5,984,587,892 $6,504,496,687 -7.99%
U.S. Purses $476,571,090 $504,686,508 -5.57%
U.S. Race Days 2,644 2,814 -6.04%


* Includes worldwide commingled wagering on U.S. races and separate pool wagering in Canada on U.S. races.

Contact: Rhonda Norby, Marketing and Communications Manager, (859) 224-2856; rnorby@equibase.com