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The establishment of a new Racecourse Capital Development Fund of over €100 million, an increase of €5 million in prize-money next year, enhanced integrity funding and further reductions in owners’ and trainers’ administrative costs were the key features of Horse Racing Ireland’s 2015 budget released this week. Read more
At The Right Step Therapeutic Riding program in Santa Fe, New Mexico, clients with health challenges are empowered by connecting with horses who also have a healing effect. Learn more
EquiLottery and AmTote are announcing a newly formed strategic relationship that will make AmTote the preferred tote provider for EquiLottery moving forward. This agreement gives lottery companies and vendors a fully ready implementer to allow seamless integration into racetrack pools essential to the EquiLottery gameplay structure. Read more
Deloitte Sports Business Group reports that some 67m tickets were sold in the UK for live sports events in 2014. These included football (soccer) as well as tennis, rugby and other sports. Horse racing holds 4 of the top 10 attended sports events in the UK for the year, making it the 2nd most attended sport overall. Read more
Six nominees were selected by the Vox Populi Committee. Click here to read more