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Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 08-26-2022, 12:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,711
Posted By eqitec

Re: Paper Cuts: I've documented that Equibase is not sending the code to BRIS for BRIS data files for synthetics along with workouts at GP that occur over its new synthetic surface. I've not found a...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 07-29-2022, 11:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 890
Posted By eqitec
Visiting Finger Lakes

The Finger Lakes Paddock on a Rainy Day Long Ago
Forum: General Racing Discussion 06-28-2022, 11:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,034
Posted By eqitec
Using Will Pays

I have found the DD will-pays helpful in adjusting the morning lines of the 2nd races of the DDs when they have significant scratches of horses with low original M/Ls.
Forum: **TRIPLE CROWN TRAIL** 05-09-2022, 11:56 AM
Replies: 171
Views: 14,951
Posted By eqitec
Rich Strike

I track early and late tote board action using infographics. See the image attached.
Rich Strike's final odds drop (-19%) was almost equivalent to Epicenter's final drop (-20%) after Mattress Mac...
Forum: Handicapping Software 04-16-2022, 09:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,447
Posted By eqitec
Software That Eliminates Running Lines

In my personal handicapping software, I've developed a tool to eliminate running lines I wish to ignore. See the Before and After images below from excerpts from one of my analytics screens.

Forum: General Racing Discussion 07-17-2021, 09:53 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,906
Posted By eqitec

Are spectators allowed again to watch the works at the training track?. Thanks.
Forum: Handicapping Software 11-10-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,562
Posted By eqitec
Custom PPs

Do you mean something as shown on these three images?

In the 1st image, checking off the paceline or lines on the left generates the horse's BRIS pace figs on the right and the info graphic in the...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 04-10-2020, 10:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,253
Posted By eqitec
Amazing Viewing Figures For Virtual GN

Years ago, I designed Practice Race Past Performances from historical races and my handicapping software for the purposes of handicapping education. See the image of one horse below from a historical...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 03-28-2020, 10:41 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,842
Posted By eqitec
Surprising Results

The graphic below supports your opinion concerning the relevance of Blakey's last two workouts.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 03-12-2020, 10:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 995
Posted By eqitec
Database Tool To Identify Potential Cheats

I've been working on just such a tool over the last several years. The current state of its development is shown by accessing the link below. This contains the following:

1 - Profile of 175...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 05-02-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,681
Posted By eqitec
Furlongs Per Day

Here is a summary of "Workouts Since Last Race" for the Derby including furlongs per day calcs.

The Avg. Sec./Furlong calc is based on the each horse's single fastest workout since their last...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 04-15-2019, 10:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,108
Posted By eqitec
Trainer Points

I use the trainer performance stats supplied by BRIS in the $1.drf data files. They supply as many as 6 stats, some of which ridiculously irrelevant and/or misleading.

For the stats which are...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 04-12-2019, 03:29 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,681
Posted By eqitec
Layoff Trainers

Re: "...maybe we should all buy past performances for the Trainers"?

Having often had a similar inclination, I developed a Trainer Profile reporting system. An example from 9/17 for the...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 04-09-2019, 06:38 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,681
Posted By eqitec
Furlongs Per Day-Correction


Ideal furlongs per day should be 0.4-0.6 for eastern tracks. Avg.=4.8.
Ideal furlongs per day should be 0.5-0.7 for western tracks. Avg.= 5.5.

Re: Physicality Observations of Fitness
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 04-02-2019, 10:46 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,681
Posted By eqitec
Judging Horse Fitness by race and workout data

In my opinion, it's much more the trainer and much less so the horse, maybe 95% trainer and 5% horse.
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 04-02-2019, 10:41 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,681
Posted By eqitec
Judging Horse Fitness by race and workout data

I'm mostly interested in a horse's current form cycle and pretty much discount its previous cycles as irrelevant to today's race.

I look for "break" dates in the horses races and workouts...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 03-30-2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 11,681
Posted By eqitec
Judging Horse Fitness by race and workout data

We are somewhat on the same wavelength in attempting to use race & workout data (which I call the "form cycle") to judge horse fitness. Attached is an extract of an info graphic for the horse you...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 02-06-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,581
Posted By eqitec
Arizona racehorses are dying at a record rate. The question is: why?

FWIW, as this excerpt from my Workout Pars research database shows, TUP has the second highest (fastest) WO Par @4F. Only PID is higher. Also, TUP has the third highest WO Pars @3F & 5F.

Forum: Handicapping Software 12-30-2018, 12:24 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,649
Posted By eqitec
Apple Mac Software

No, but I would make it available to a qualified user to engage in further collaborative development.
Forum: Handicapping Software 12-29-2018, 10:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,649
Posted By eqitec
Apple Mac Software

I developed my own handicapping software to run natively on macs using the FileMaker Pro database platform, owned by Apple. It runs exactly the same under Windows and has the free FileMaker Go app...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-11-2016, 09:15 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 38,826
Posted By eqitec
Finger Lakes Flyfest

You might also try to get something done about the numerous aggressive flies zooming around the paddock room as of 2 Saturday's past.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 08-24-2016, 11:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,530
Posted By eqitec
What Could Improve Your Experience

Here's one: Standardization of workout type assignments across the country. What reasons could there be that almost every workout is considered "breezing" at east coast tracks and "handily" at west...
Forum: Off Topic - Computers 08-04-2016, 12:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,618
Posted By eqitec
PC Databases to Load BRIS Files

I recommend FilemakerPro. Been using it for 20 years. Versions of it run on my WIN PC, my Mac, my iPad & iPhone. When running on my iPad or iPhone, it functions as a database "engine", not just a...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 05-03-2016, 11:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,236
Posted By eqitec
Marcus Vitali

Upon reading this thread, I looked into my Training Practices Research Database currently containing 6,870 winners by trainer to see if I could detect anything unusual about Marcus Vitaliís training...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 03-22-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,269
Posted By eqitec
Conflicting Trainer Stats

Assuming you are correct, what would their logic be in using different time frames? It only creates confusion when players see different statistics for the same parameter. Do they think their time...
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