Tracks Find Human Touch Key With New Apps
In trying to introduce customers to new technology such as track wagering apps and web-based platforms, racetracks are finding a human touch-and a little cash -- still helps.
Status Quo Dates for Illinois Racing in 2015
The Illinois Racing Board has approved a 2015 racing schedule similar to the 2014 dates, with questions remaining about how purses for those dates will be funded.
Alcibiades Kicks Off Return to Keeneland Dirt
Fashion Alert heads a field of 13 2-year-old fillies set for the $400,000 race Oct. 3, opening day of the fall meet, which marks the first season of a new dirt surface.
2015 Dates Conflict at Two Kentucky Tracks
A conflict over 2015 dates' requests for Churchill Downs and Kentucky Downs arose Sept. 30 when the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission's dates committee held the first of several meetings to consider the state's calendar.