Use (including viewing) of the material contained herein constitutes acceptance of the TERMS OF USE

Special Offer - You qualify for Promo Code:

Open Promotion View All Offers

Press Release

 

March 05, 2012
MEDIA ADVISORY

Thoroughbred Racing Economic Indicators
For February 2012


February 2012 vs. February 2011
Indicator February 2012 February 2011 % Change
Wagering on U.S. Races* $884,149,099 $821,676,865 +7.60%
U.S. Purses $70,992,753 $62,311,174 +13.93%
U.S. Race Days 332 312 +6.41%

YTD 2012 vs. YTD 2011
Indicator YTD 2012 YTD 2011 % Change
Wagering on U.S. Races* $1,702,844,131 $1,649,465,107 +3.24%
U.S. Purses $136,819,798 $126,379,531 +8.26%
U.S. Race Days 647 642 +0.78%


* Includes worldwide commingled wagering on U.S. races.


Contact: Rhonda Norby, Marketing and Communications Manager, (859) 224-2856

Equibase Company is the Official Supplier of Racing Information and Statistics to America's Best Racing, Breeders' Cup, Daily Racing Form, ESPN, MSNBC, NTRA, The Jockey Club, TRA, TVG and XpressBet.

Accepted Payments