Category Archives: Data Studies

Feature upgrade: Our PDF PPs have been transformed

TimeformUS PDF PPs have been significantly upgraded to be much more usable, reflecting the reality on the ground: the on-track experience often means being offline, & color ink is still too expensive. Here are the main changes to our PDFs: … Continue reading

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New Format, Detail for our “Question Mark” Speed Figures gives you an edge (updated with a new code)

Our customers bet off of TimeformUS Speed Figures, and we do not want them unknowingly placing faith in the occasional number that we are not yet confident in. From time to time, our figures are under review because the evidence that … Continue reading

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TimeformUS Speed Figures for the Journey to the 2018 Triple Crown: Complete through the Belmont Stakes

Questions? Follow @TimeformUSFigs on Twitter and let us know. TimeformUS Speed Figures for the Journey to the 2018 Triple Crown Click on the chart to make it a lot bigger. Here’s the same chart but for the 3-yr-old filly division: Click … Continue reading

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The TimeformUS Early / Late Ratings: The Goal, the Scale, and the Relationship to our Pace Figures

A timeline to start this out: TimeformUS Early and Late Ratings have been a popular part of TimeformUS Past Performances since December 2013 because they give users an easy-to-use snapshot of a horse’s early and late speed. As part of our partnership … Continue reading

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TimeformUS Speed Figures for the Journey to the 2018 Triple Crown: Complete through the Belmont Stakes

Questions? Follow @TimeformUSFigs on Twitter and let us know. TimeformUS Speed Figures for the Journey to the 2018 Triple Crown Click on the chart to make it a lot bigger. Here’s the same chart but for the 3-yr-old filly division: Click … Continue reading

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“About” Time for a Change at Gulfstream Park

Horseplayers who encounter 7.5-furlong races on the grass at Gulfstream are being kept in the dark about a couple of fundamental facts: The timed part of the races is being called “about” seven and one-half furlongs when in fact it … Continue reading

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An improvement to TimeformUS Speed Figures

Here’s a quick Q and A with TimeformUS Chief Figure Maker Craig Milkowski explaining an improvement we just made to TimeformUS Speed and Pace Figures. Before we start, if you have any other questions on this topic, you can post … Continue reading

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