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The Power of Early Speed : Elements of Handicapping - Steve Klein

The Power of Early Speed

Elements of Handicapping

Paperback Published: 9th December 2005
ISBN: 9781932910988
Number Of Pages: 144

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Analyzes and documents the impact of early frontrunning ability, and how it can transform into huge paydays for todays modern handicapper.

Acknowledgmentsp. vii
The Dream Samplep. 1
What the Big Picture Looks Like, and Why Winning Is So Difficult Regardless of How Knowledgeable a Racing Fan You Arep. 5
The Chart-Busting Power of Early Speedp. 11
How to Calculate Klein Speed Pointsp. 17
The Impact of the Size of a Horse's Early Lead, and How to Use Klein Speed Points in the Context of the Expected Pace Scenariop. 27
What Is the Effect of Field Size on Horses with Early Speed?p. 53
Is Early Speed More Effective at Some Class Levels Than Others?p. 57
Which Jockeys Are Best at Getting Their Horse to the Lead at the First Call?p. 65
Which Trainers Are Most Likely To Train Their Horses To Show Early Speed?p. 109
Early Speed by Age and Genderp. 179
Which Tracks, Distances, and Track Conditions Produce the Highest and Lowest Returns on Investment for Front-Runners?p. 183
Turfp. 219
Calculating Klein Track-Bias Numbers: An Objective Measurement of Which Running Styles Are Most Effective at Any Track on a Daily Basisp. 243
Types of Speed Horses to Avoidp. 289
Putting It All Togetherp. 297
About the Authorp. 301
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ISBN: 9781932910988
ISBN-10: 1932910980
Series: Elements of Handicapping
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 144
Published: 9th December 2005
Publisher: Daily Racing Form Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.86 x 15.24  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.42