Fact Book

Small Drop in Thoroughbred Foal Crop; 18,500 Projected for 2023

The North American registered Thoroughbred foal crop is projected to be 18,500 in 2023, The Jockey Club (TJC) reported Friday morning. This is 200 fewer foals than last year's estimate of 18,700 and represents the seventh straight year of decline. The last time numbers like this were seen was in 1965, when the foal crop was 18,846. The high-water mark of 51,296 was reached in 1986. The crop has declined every year since then with the exception of 2015. Additional foal crop information is available in TJC's online fact book....

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The Jockey Club Releases 2022 Fact Book

The Jockey Club (TJC) has made the 2022 edition of the annual Fact Book available. Found in the Resources section of jockeyclub.com, the Fact Book is a statistical and informational guide to the Thoroughbred industry in North America, including breeding, racing, and auctions. It is updated quarterly. TJC's Fact Book also features a directory of Canadian, international, national, and state organizations, as well as breeding statistics and the annual Report of Mares Bred. In addition, the State Fact Books, which break down information for individual states, Canadian provinces, and Puerto...

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2021 Jockey Club Fact Book Available Online

The 2021 edition of the Fact Book is now available in the resources section of The Jockey Club website at www.jockeyclub.com. The online Fact Book is a statistical and informational guide to Thoroughbred breeding, racing and auction sales in North America and is updated quarterly. It also features a directory of Canadian, international, national, and state organizations. Links to the Breeding Statistics report that is released by The Jockey Club each September and the Report of Mares Bred information that is published by The Jockey Club each October can be...

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