The government planned to help the horse through the extension of the tote


Problems of development of equestrian tote to support of horse breeding in Russia are discussed at the end of may at a meeting with Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Arkady Dvorkovich, writes “Kommersant” with reference to an informed source. According to its results, the Finance Ministry, agriculture Ministry, Economics Ministry, Federal Antimonopoly service and JSC “Russian racecourses” should be engaged in the preparation of legislative changes.

In particular, it is proposed to resolve on the Internet and on sports TV advertising rates in the tote and bookmakers may be required to make contributions in favor of the organizers of the race. Among the proposals was the resolution of the company “Russian racecourses” to use the mobile betting and make betting on horse racing and running via the Internet and mobile apps during TV broadcasts.

Now under current law to bet on horse racing via the Internet is prohibited. “Roppokai” I hope that after the lifting of the ban circulation of equestrian tote will increase “several dozen times”, and the number of regular players will increase by 1-1,5 million

According to the representative of the company, the revenue from the equestrian events of “Roppokai” for 2015 amounted to 32.5 million rubles In accordance with the development program of “Roppokai” revenue from equestrian tote by 2025 should reach 4.3 billion RUB without considering the Internet. The company, in particular, predict the popularity of international rates, which allow for a minimum price — in the Russian Federation is RUB 30— win up to 750 million rubles. for one jump or race.

The company is considering proposals for the creation of mobile applications from Russian and foreign developers, clarifies the issue.