GallopsLive bets on first horse racing social network

Social_Network_Horse, a new social media network for horse racing lovers, has been launched for horse racing lovers.

People how sign up to the service can connect through an online community that will allow them to enjoy live horse racing events throughout Britain and Ireland. This community includes fans, tipsters, personalities, blogs, as well as real-time betting and behind the scenes video footage.

GallopsLive website was built on a cloud-based technology infrastructure with ‘responsive design’ meaning that it automatically sizes to any device from a 50-inch internet TV to a smartphone.

The networks also lets punters to place bets online through a dedicated betting service provided in partnership with BoyleSports. GallopsLive is also developing partnerships with a number of racecourses to promote their horse racing events locally and to an international audience.

“This is the first online horse racing community enabling enthusiasts to in a new social media environment. We want to enhance the overall experience for horse racing fans whether they are at home, on the move or at a racetrack.” said Stephen Byrne, CEO of

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