• Wake Up Nick romps in the Graduation Stakes! Posted 4 hours ago
  • Stars Above Me rolls to victory in the Coronation Cup in her U.S. debut!Posted 6 hours ago
  • Kingman defeats Toronado in the Sussex!Posted 14 hours ago
  • Saturday's Del Mar card includes a Pick Six carryover of $77,661.Posted 4 days ago
  •  Better Lucky rolls late in the Shine Again!Posted 9 days ago
  •  Fashion Alert outduels Take Charge Brandi in the Schuylerville!Posted 12 days ago
  •  Enterprising flies late to win the Oceanside!Posted 13 days ago
  •  Belle Gallantey shocks Princess of Sylmar in the Delaware Handicap!Posted 18 days ago
  •  Finnegans Wake defeats Admiral Kitten by an eyelash in the Arlington 'Cap!Posted 18 days ago
  • There will be a Pick Six carryover of $167,021 when racing resumes Friday at Los Alamitos.Posted 20 days ago

Equinometry 101

HRN Original Blog:
Equinometry 101
Posted Monday, May 12, 2014
California Chrome will be odds on in the Preakness but a few long shots look capable of spoiling his quest for the Triple Crown.
Posted Friday, April 25, 2014
The takeout rate is the percentage of each wagering pool that is withheld by the track. This money is used to pay for many things including purses for races, for operating the facility and for profit to the track owner.
Posted Wednesday, April 16, 2014
We've all been on both sides of an inquiry or objection. Sometimes it's our horse that caused the trouble and other times our horse was on the receiving end.
Posted Monday, April 14, 2014
Pace and pace figures are prominent factors in handicapping every race. This weekend both played a major role in determining my placing in the Derby Wars $50K Game.
Posted Tuesday, April 08, 2014
Lone speed horses are always dangerous and not one, not two but three took down major stakes races this past weekend.
Posted Saturday, April 05, 2014
The highlight of the Twinspires.com Wood Memorial card is the all graded stakes late Pick 4. A few of the favorites look vulnerable so it looks possible to turn a small investment into a big score.
Posted Friday, January 17, 2014
Small fields are a deterrent for horseplayer's because they rarely offer value but for owners they offer great value.
Posted Saturday, December 07, 2013
Gulfstream Park is hosting the Claiming Crown again, and as part of the event for the first time a bet, the $0.10 Ultimate 8, linking all of the Claiming Crown races is being offered.
Posted Monday, December 02, 2013
How Lenny Moon took down both Derby Wars $5K games on Saturday November 30th.
Posted Wednesday, November 06, 2013
A look at how the main track and turf course at Hollywood Park play compared to those at Santa Anita.
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About The Blog

 Lenny Moon is the founder of Equinometry.com where he shares his thoughts on handicapping and betting horses and handicapping contests.  You can also occasionally find him in the grandstand of Laurel Park and more often in a handicapping contest on Derby Wars.  He can also be found on Twitter @Equinometry.