Fact Book Index

Number of Races by Distance and Surface

Year Dirt ≤ 6 Dirt >6-8 Dirt >8 Synth ≤ 6 Synth >6-8 Synth >8 Turf ≤ 6 Turf >6-8 Turf >8 Total

2010 22,932 10,583 6,896 3,044 2,052 1,234 1,415 2,410 2,205 52,771
2011 22,451 11,266 6,433 2,792 1,790 1,082 1,314 2,427 2,028 51,583
2012 21,957 11,610 5,911 2,605 1,885 966 1,343 2,718 2,206 51,201
2013 20,782 10,922 5,818 2,339 1,613 922 1,246 2,655 2,275 48,572
2014 19,419 11,085 5,367 2,107 1,452 799 1,149 2,746 2,164 46,288
2015 18,379 10,403 4,831 1,795 1,216 711 1,436 2,919 2,258 43,948
2016 17,889 10,036 4,674 1,774 1,361 657 1,567 3,028 2,308 43,294
2017 17,356 9,880 4,426 1,700 1,324 657 1,563 3,067 2,164 42,137
2018 16,837 9,810 4,341 1,803 1,171 726 1,527 2,998 1,870 41,083
2019 16,577 9,656 4,248 1,885 1,136 620 1,777 2,903 1,996 40,798

Includes the U.S., Canada, and Puerto Rico