The exhilaration of spending a day watching, betting, and
winning at the races is a thrill unmatched for anyone - whether
they are a first time participant or a regular railbird.
There is nothing more exciting than standing at the rail of the racetrack as the field of horses come charging towards the finish line, and you are holding a ticket on the winning horse.
When you buy a ticket and wager on a horse, you're not just making a bet, you are becoming part and parcel of the whole scene that makes thoroughbred racing the scintillating sport and spectacle so many people love.
Whether the race is the Kentucky Derby or the first of a horse's career, everyone involved is caught up in the suspense and excitement.
101 - Meet The Players Learn
about the people and animals that make up this fascinating sport
102 - How To Wager Start here for the basics on how to place a bet.
103 - Types of Races Should you bet on a Stakes, Maiden or Claiming?
104 - Beginner Tips Get a start on some of the main points to consider when betting.
105 - Reading The Daily Racing Form or Program Three tutorials on how to read the racing program
106 - Money Management Manage your risk and enjoy the day.