Horse Racing Forum - PaceAdvantage.Com - Horse Racing Message Board

Go Back   Horse Racing Forum - PaceAdvantage.Com - Horse Racing Message Board > Search Forums


Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.21 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: elhelmete
Forum: General Racing Discussion 01-13-2018, 11:28 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By elhelmete
and I just noticed I posted this in the wrong...

and I just noticed I posted this in the wrong thread...meant for Jack Van Berg
Forum: General Racing Discussion 01-12-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 581
Posted By elhelmete
If you can, listen to the Chris McCarron...

If you can, listen to the Chris McCarron interview where he tells the story of Jack bitching him out after working Alysheba too slowly one morning. A total hoot.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 01-09-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,798
Posted By elhelmete
Treece has over 20 TBs in his barns, pretty well...

Treece has over 20 TBs in his barns, pretty well known.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 01-08-2018, 10:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,798
Posted By elhelmete
No kidding! I find Hammerle's comments in the...

No kidding! I find Hammerle's comments in the article to be breathtaking.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 01-08-2018, 10:27 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,798
Posted By elhelmete
Nope. It's in the condition book.

Nope.
It's in the condition book.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 01-07-2018, 04:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,637
Posted By elhelmete
Santa Anita showing weights today, on track.

Santa Anita showing weights today, on track.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 01-02-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,590
Posted By elhelmete
If you want to see someone who REALLY went deep...

If you want to see someone who REALLY went deep in naming her horses, look up Suffolk Downs owner/trainer/breeder Patricia Meadows.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-12-2017, 04:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By elhelmete
Really? I like that...sort of.

Really? I like that...sort of.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-12-2017, 02:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By elhelmete
OK this is cute

At Vincennes today each race appears to be 'restricted' to horses whose name begins with the same letter.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-10-2017, 10:33 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,980
Posted By elhelmete
I wonder what it would take to have, say,...

I wonder what it would take to have, say, breakage for the next 30 race days diverted to help those gravely affected by the fire at SLR?
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-09-2017, 10:44 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,175
Posted By elhelmete
There's not a single damn person on the...

There's not a single damn person on the backstretches I know that wouldn't have quietly and willingly taken this horse from him to give it proper care.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-08-2017, 11:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,175
Posted By elhelmete
How is this not a lifetime ban?

How is this not a lifetime ban?
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-08-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,020
Posted By elhelmete
Done.

Done.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-03-2017, 08:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,427
Posted By elhelmete
According to a handful of people I know well, who...

According to a handful of people I know well, who are heavily invested in Cali racing, this is exactly the issue and it's been known for years. And not just at the MSW level either. They've always...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-02-2017, 11:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,910
Posted By elhelmete
Food at the Westgate isn't great. There used to...

Food at the Westgate isn't great. There used to be a deli in the book that was actually decent but it's been gone or under renovation that last couple times I've been there.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-02-2017, 02:13 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,427
Posted By elhelmete
I like this and it helps explain, I think,...

I like this and it helps explain, I think, something I thought I've been seeing since Ritvo came west: trainers who I rarely see filling the entry box. He must have promised the little guys some help...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 12-02-2017, 12:55 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,910
Posted By elhelmete
I have mostly similar feelings about Vegas...

I have mostly similar feelings about Vegas hotels. Accordingly, the Westgate (nee' Hilton) is my go-to. Why?

*rooms any night of the year under $100. I can often get under $50.
*clean...though...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-19-2017, 03:13 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,910
Posted By elhelmete
That's my favorite one too BY FAR...but they...

That's my favorite one too BY FAR...but they desperately need to get their food situation squared away.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-14-2017, 01:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By elhelmete
Thanks Tom. I drilled down pretty good at...

Thanks Tom. I drilled down pretty good at Equibase and still couldn't find it, so thanks.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-13-2017, 08:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 602
Posted By elhelmete
MD claims reports?

Can anyone post a link to claims reports for Maryland racing, particularly Laurel? Been digging online for a 1/2 hour....
TIA
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-08-2017, 06:55 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,286
Posted By elhelmete
Love the backpedal here.

Love the backpedal here.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-08-2017, 02:07 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,286
Posted By elhelmete
$10 is a lot for clubhouse unrestricted? And...

$10 is a lot for clubhouse unrestricted? And ALmost anyone can get in free or reduced with very little effort or research?
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-08-2017, 12:50 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,286
Posted By elhelmete
I heard a few similar accounts. I've been to...

I heard a few similar accounts.

I've been to SA and DMR many, many times. They're completely different set-ups.

And anyone who's spent time at older racetracks knows how oddly laid out they...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-06-2017, 07:40 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,286
Posted By elhelmete
And that's for two sub-.500 teams

And that's for two sub-.500 teams
Forum: General Racing Discussion 11-06-2017, 07:38 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 8,286
Posted By elhelmete
Haven't you been beating the drum for a long time...

Haven't you been beating the drum for a long time now that DMR and BC aren't supposed to cater to the hoi polloi?
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump
» Advertisement
» Current Polls
Which book(s) would you recommend to a Newbie" Up to 3
Picking Winners: A Horseplayer's Guide by Andrew Beyer 1994 - 22.22%
22 Votes
Betting on Horse Racing For Dummies by Richard Eng - 6.06%
6 Votes
The Winning Horseplayer by Andrew Beyer 2007 - 8.08%
8 Votes
Betting Thoroughbreds by Steven Davidovitz and Andrew Beyer 1997 - 15.15%
15 Votes
Exotic Betting by Steven Crist 2006 - 13.13%
13 Votes
Bet With the Best by Andrew Beyer and Steve Davidowitz 2001 - 4.04%
4 Votes
Getting the Best of It by David Sklansky 1997 - 2.02%
2 Votes
How to WIN the PICK 6 by Steven Kolb 2009 - 1.01%
1 Vote
Betting Thoroughbreds for the 21st Century by Steve Davidowitz and Steven Crist 2009 - 9.09%
9 Votes
Finding The Hidden Horse: Tips, tricks, angles and secrets by William Davidson 2017 - 2.02%
2 Votes
The Blood-Horse Authoritative Guide to Betting Thorougbreds by the Blood-Horse staff 2005 - 1.01%
1 Vote
Profitable Horse Race Betting Using Stock Market Techniques by Aaron Ainslie and Woodbine Mike 2015 - 0%
0 Votes
Secrets of Professional Turf Betting by Robert L Bacon 1952 - 1.01%
1 Vote
Commonsense Betting by Dick Mitchell 1995 - 7.07%
7 Votes
Overlay, Overlay by Bill Heller 2004 - 0%
0 Votes
Thoroughbred Cycles by Mark Cramer 1990 - 15.15%
15 Votes
Handicapping 101 by Brad Free 2004 - 14.14%
14 Votes
Complete Idiot's Guide to Betting on Horses by Sharon B. Smith 1998 - 0%
0 Votes
Beyer on Speed by Andrew Beyer 2012 - 12.12%
12 Votes
Trifecta: The Business of Betting Thoroughbreds by Bobby Zen 2012 - 0%
0 Votes
Finding an Edge: A 21st century book by Ron Loftus 2014 - 1.01%
1 Vote
Winning without Thinking by Nick Mordin 2002 - 3.03%
3 Votes
Six Secrets of Successful Bettors by Frank R. Scatoni and Peter Thomas Fornatale 2005 - 10.10%
10 Votes
Money Secrets At The Racetrack Paperback by Barry Meadow 2000 - 17.17%
17 Votes
Smarter Bets - The Exacta Way by Keith Hoffman 2013 - 0%
0 Votes
Betting Maidens and 2-Year-Olds by Dan Illman 2005 - 1.01%
1 Vote
Winning Horseracing Handicapping by Chuck Badone 1999 - 1.01%
1 Vote
The Power of Early Speed by Steve Klein 2005 - 4.04%
4 Votes
Modern Pace Handicapping by Tom Brohamer 2000 - 25.25%
25 Votes
None, just go to the track. - 4.04%
4 Votes
None, all are outdated - 8.08%
8 Votes
Other (please specify) - 20.20%
20 Votes
Total Votes: 99
Non-members may not vote on this poll.
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Copyright 1999 - 2017 -- PaceAdvantage.Com -- All Rights Reserved -- Best Viewed in a modern browser @ 1280x720 Resolution Or Higher
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program
designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.