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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the Shareholder Meeting

to be held on April 25, 2017, for Churchill Downs Incorporated

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        ACCOUNT NO.                SHARES

Company Notice of Annual Meeting

 

LOGO   Date:    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
  Time:    9:00 A.M. (EDT)
  Place:    Four Seasons Hotel Miami,1435 Brickell Avenue, Miami, Florida 33131

The purpose of the Annual Meeting is to take action on the following proposals:

The Board of Directors recommends that you vote “FOR” the following.

 

1. Election of Directors

Nominees             01 Robert L. Fealy            02 Daniel P. Harrington

The Board of Directors recommends that you vote “FOR” the following, and “1 YEAR” on proposal 5.

 

2. To ratify the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for fiscal year 2017.

 

3. To approve the performance goals used for performance-based awards under the Churchill Downs Incorporated Executive Annual Incentive Plan.

 

4. To approve, on a non-binding advisory basis, executive compensation.

 

5. Frequency of advisory vote on executive compensation.