Posts in: July, 2016

Free Daily Post: 23/07/16 (COMPLETE)

Friday…well a day to lift the spirits for me after Worcester gate and a day that sums up what the ‘value’ game is about. It can be a bumpy ride. Two decent sprint winners in the test section, to add to two more in the days before that. That section has gone from -16 points […]

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Big Race Trends/Stats: Sky Bet Dash (York)

I have had a look at the Sky Bet Dash from York on Saturday. There are a few interesting pointers that may help narrow down the field.    York: SkyBet Dash 12 renewals 207 runners, 43 placed horses   TRENDS Previous Place Nothing too significant 5/12 Top 2 LTO 7/12 Top 3 LTO Horse Age […]

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Free Daily Post: 20/07/16 (COMPLETE)

NEW! I have been pulling together some notes- a checklist/blueprint for my developing approach to these sprint handicaps. I thought it would help me if I wrote everything down in some sort of logical order. So, what follows is a kind of checklist/blueprint for questions I should be considering when analysing a flat handicap.  I […]

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Free Daily Post: 18/07/16 (COMPLETE)

TIPS None today.    STATS/ANGLES OF INTEREST  (running total: +19.5 points)  7.40 Beverley  Adiator – 12/1 (general) – UP *well it looked interesting for a time but the way the race panned out suggested those near the front have done far too much and gone far too early, all fading tamely. Fingers crossed the final […]

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Free Daily Post: 17/07/16 (complete)

Just the systems on Sunday this week…   MICRO SYSTEMS None.    TTP: MAIN TRAINER SYSTEMS Redcar (12/1<)  2.30 – Exclusive Diamond 3.35 – Bond Bombshell / Sunnyside Bob  4.45 – FreeZone / Highland Acclaim  5.50 – Ingleby Hollow 

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Free Daily Post: 22/07/16 (COMPLETE)

  York: Sky Bet Dash: TREND+ STATS HERE>>>   TIPS None    STATS/ANGLES OF INTEREST  (running total = +15.5 points)  3.50 Uttox  Cairnshill – 12/1 (general) 3rd 20/1 *Ahh a case of what might have been. What a very very odd ride- I can see why you would want to hold up an inexperienced horse, […]

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Free Daily Post: 21/07/16 (COMPLETE)

  I have had a bloody nightmare with my BT internet this morning as they enter day 2 of their troubles. I have been unable to get onto the blog for an hour now. (10.30 as I write) Very annoying. There are the two tips below and one in the Stats/Angles section.That is all for […]

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Free Daily Post: 19/07/16 (COMLETE)

  NEW! I have been pulling together some notes- a checklist/blueprint for my developing approach to these sprint handicaps. I thought it would help me if I wrote everything down in some sort of logical order. So, what follows is a kind of checklist/blueprint for questions I should be considering when analysing a flat handicap.  […]

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Josh’s Weekly Diary: NOT racing to profit

Josh’s Weekly Diary: NOT racing to profit Below is something new for the blog – a weekly diary in the traditional sense. My thoughts, reflections, opinions and general musings on all things racing/blogging. And maybe occasionally some non-racing thoughts.  This is my attempt to entertain, inform, reflect, self-deprecate and generally provide something that you may […]

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Free Daily Post: 16/07/16 (COMPLETE)

I’m attempting to take refuge in some jumps racing on Saturday after a poor Friday which continued an abject flat season so far for my tips – now on around -16.5 points (may be a couple more i think)- which is far from disastrous but when you have only backed two horses to have run […]

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