Will Your Horse Win?

Not all horses are winners, but once your thoroughbred makes it to the racetrack, statistics show that it has a better than even money chance of winning prizemoney.

Below are some facts & figures relating to the 2008-2009 Australian racing season. (source Australian Racing Factbook - Australian Racing Board Ltd)

  • Total prizemoney $421,095,890
  • Incentive Scheme Payouts $24,118,081
  • 31,659 horses competed in 19,438 races
  • 367 race clubs conducted 2,681 meetings
  • 4,602 metropolitan races & 14,836 country races
  • 23,853 horses earned prizemoney
  • 627 horses earned prizemoney greater than $100,000
  • 47 horses earned prizemoney greater than $500,000
  • 10 horses earned prizemoney greater than $1Million Dollars.