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Bracken Joins U Of A RTIP | Standardbred Canada

Liz Bracken has joined the University of Arizona’s Race Track Industry Program as associate coordinator and takes up her new position August 12, it was announced today by RTIP director Doug Reed.

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What Women Want | Standardbred Canada

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TELEVISED HORSE RACES usually dedicate disproportionate screen-time to young women in sundresses and fancy hats. But are those girls wagering? In all likelihood, the answer is no. Statistics Canada reports that net pari-mutuel revenue from all forms of horse racing declined from $532 million to $378 million between 1992-2008; women gamblers seem to be falling through that “net.”

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Global Simulcast Marketplace Debuts At Symposium | Standardbred Canada

The annual Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming premiered a new event this year in conjunction with its international focus.

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NTRA Announces Mulvihill Hiring | Standardbred Canada

On Monday, June 24, the National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced that it has hired Jim Mulvihill as Director of Media & Industry Relations.

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Team Valor To Present Writing Award | Standardbred Canada

Team Valor International will present the second annual Stan Bergstein Writing Award at the 2013 Global Symposium on Racing & Gaming this December in Tucson under an agreement with the University of Arizona Race Track Industry Program.

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