Improved Race-Day App, Toyota Blue Grass site highlight enhanced technology
LEXINGTON, KY (April 1, 2014) – Keeneland is an industry leader in employing social media and advanced technology to interact with its fan base, attract new fans and deliver the latest news and information directly to its customers. In keeping with that commitment Keeneland has launched a new mobile website and enhanced its popular Race-Day App to provide a better experience for fans.
Novice and seasoned fans alike will find helpful and fun tools like a betting calculator, expert tips, entries and more with the Race-Day App. A microsite for the Toyota Blue Grass (G1) on Keeneland.com delivers an extraordinary amount of information for the Spring Meet’s premier race, including contenders, updated news, and charts of past races.
What’s new and enhanced for the Spring Meet:
The app also includes a GPS-enabled interactive map to help patrons navigate Keeneland and share their location with friends, and an events calendar of all the happenings at the track. Fans can find more information on the app at Keeneland.com/racing/app. Download the free app in iTunes or Google.
Follow all the Spring Meet excitement via Facebook at www.facebook.com/Keeneland; on Twitter (@keeneland for news about special events and @keenelandracing for racing updates); and on Instagram at @Keeneland. Keeneland’s YouTube channel at http://www.youtube.com/keenelandfan is another source for pre-race coverage, jockey interviews, morning works and stakes recaps.
Keeneland fans can turn to several resources for help with handicapping and wagering questions, expert selections and statistical information.
Jeremy Plonk of Horse Player Now, joined by noted racing analyst Caton Bredar and the Horse Player NOW team, will host live chats each race day at Keeneland.com/racing/racing-live-coverage, giving selections and answering handicapping questions. Keeneland.com also offers a wealth of free handicapping information that will appeal to both new and experienced fans. Fans on Twitter can get real-time selections with @keenelandracing.
As always, Keeneland patrons can access free, public Wi-Fi while at the track by connecting to the network “Keeneland Guest.”