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New to playing the races? Welcome, and read on…

This is a lightly edited transcript of an April 23rd chat between 2 of the people who started TimeformUS. The chat’s sole purpose? To give those who are new to North American Thoroughbred horse racing a perspective on how to become a horseplayer. While … Continue reading

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TimeformUS’s reasonably in-depth Kentucky Derby Figure Review

By the first Monday in May,  the Internet was abuzz with Kentucky Derby 140 speed figure chatter, an annual ritual with its share of twists. This time, seemingly every horseplayer had an opinion on the effects of wind and watering on the final time of … Continue reading

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The Grade 1 Kentucky Derby

Saturday May 3  – Churchill Downs Get Churchill Downs PPs for Saturday Race Eleven Scheduled local post time 6:24pm Handicapping the Kentucky Derby tends to be nasty, brutish, and long, and handicapping the 2014 edition was certainly no exception for us. There … Continue reading

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The Grade 1 Woodford Reserve Turf Classic Stakes

Saturday May 3  – Churchill Downs Get Churchill Downs PPs for Saturday Race Ten Scheduled local post time 4:44pm The Grade 1 Turf Classic has a field of 10 horses, but Wise Dan is going to get the vast majority of the … Continue reading

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The Grade 2 Churchill Downs Stakes

Saturday May 3  – Churchill Downs Get Churchill Downs PPs for Saturday Race Nine Scheduled local post time 3:46pm 11 older sprinters are scheduled to enter the gate for this strong renewal of the Churchill Downs Stakes, 8 of them graded stakes … Continue reading

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The Grade 1 Humana Distaff

Saturday May 3  – Churchill Downs Get Churchill Downs PPs for Saturday Race Seven Scheduled local post time 2:08pm The Humana Distaff, the first of three Grade 1 events on Kentucky Derby day, features a tidy and competitive field of seven four-year-old … Continue reading

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Our Expert Mint Julep Recipe for Kentucky Derby Day

Here at TimeformUS, we do our best to make it easier to understand a race…and understand how to make the best possible Mint Julep on Kentucky Derby Day. This recipe has been honed by our team after years of experimenting. … Continue reading

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