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Sources of various statistics and historical racing data

Weekly Stakes Race Schedule
Weekly Thoroughbred stakes race schedule, including races for $75K or more purse.

2009 Graded Stakes List
The American Graded Stakes Committee has assigned graded status to 488 races for 2009. 13 races were upgraded, including 6 new Grade 1 races, 7 new Grade 2 races, and 10 races moving from ungraded to Grade 3. Get the details here.

One Turn Routes
A list of the thoroughbred race tracks in North America that can run one turn horse races at a mile or longer on the dirt or turf.

Belmont Stakes Winners
A list of all the Belmont Stakes winners with their connections, winning time, post position, odds, and winning margin.

Belmont Stakes Stats
All sorts of interesting stats and trivia about the Belmont.

Breeders' Cup Stats
Stats and results for all past runnings, bios for horses and people, and points standings.

Breeding Stats
An alphabetical list of stallions with number of mares bred, number of live foals produced, and standing state is available from 1997 onward from the Jockey Club.

Carryover Watches
You have to sign up for a free membership at DRF then you can set a watch for any track you like.

Eclipse Award Winners
A list of the equine and human Eclipse winners since they started in 1971 plus all the equine champions back to 1936.

Equine Industry Demographics
Some really interesting financial stats from EquaTec. Includes stats about numbers of horses on lasix in North America.

Fact Book
From the Jockey Club with just about any statistic you can imagine about racing in North America. Foal crops, purses, handle, field size, starts per horse, auctions, etc.

Harness Racing Stats - Canada
All kinds of racing and breeding stats for harness racing in Canada from fastest times to top drivers.

Harness Racing stats - USA
North American horse stats by division plus owners, trainers, drivers, and breeders stats from USTA.

Horse Identification Lip Tattoos
Most horse breeds racing in North America are required to have a tattoo inside their upper lip for identification purposes. This tattoo permanently links their registration and ownership information with the horse and can be used to find out the name of horses purchased or rescued without papers after they retired from the racing.

HorseWorldData Thoroughbred Racing
A plain jane data site that lists major pari-mutuel tracks, major international races, year end champions back to 1944, and winners of the major US races (Derby, Preakness, Belmont, Breeders' Cup). They also cover other racing breeds off their main racing page.

International Group Races
A searchable database of big graded/group races from countries around the world with results for the last 3 years from the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities.

International List of Protected Names
This is the list of all the names that cannot be reused according to the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities.

Kentucky Derby Winners
A list of all the Kentucky Derby winners with their connections, winning time, post position, odds, and winning margin plus a link to the chart for the race.

Local Track Standings
Includes the top 20 horses, jockeys and trainers for the latest meet at all North American tracks. Due to the redesign at Equibase, you now have to sign up for an account to download these even though they are still free.

Major UK and Irish Flat and National Hunt Races
A full guide to all the major UK and Irish flat races plus major National Hunt chase and hurdle races. Gives info about the race and track plus past winners.

NYRA Stakes Races
Includes the list of all previous winners, their times, and connections plus the chart for this year's running if already completed.

Preakness Winners
A list of all the Preakness Stakes winners with their connections, winning time, post position, odds, and winning margin.

Racing Information by State
TOBA's excellent list of all kinds of stats for each state including contact info.

Repeat winners of races
A list of race horses who have won the same stakes race on three or more occasions.

Sire Stats
All the sire stats you could possibly want from the Blood Horse.

Standardbred Sire Stats
Leading sires and sires of for both pacers and trotters for 2-year-olds, 3-year-olds, and horses of all ages from USTA.

Track Abbreviations
A list of the 3 letter codes for all the North American racetracks and training centers plus International tracks covered by Daily Racing Form.

Track Equalization Chart
Comparative speed figures and class ratings for all the tracks from American Turf Monthly.

Track Info
Date, track diagram, wager formats, take out rates, and contact info for all North American tracks from the DRF.

Track Take Guide
Lists the takeout rates for North American racetracks for various wagers. Recently taken over and updated by Horseplayer Daily so it is now accurate.

World Records - Thoroughbred
Lists of North American dirt and turf records plus world records for each distance from HorseHats.com

World Records - Harness Racing
For the various size tracks, also can be sorted by pacer or trotter.

World Records - Quarter Horse Racing
Official electronically timed records at AQHA-approved distances from American Quarter Horse Association.

Year to Date Top 100
Top horses, owners, jockeys, and trainers by earnings and wins.

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