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Night School

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Night School is an online learning opportunity that allows horse racing players of all skill levels to gather tips and ask questions live with professional handicappers via a live blog and live chat interface. The program offers a live show the 2nd Tuesday of each month beginning at 8:30 PM Eastern through December 11, with the exception of major holidays. The free 90-minute program focuses on broadening horse racing’s fan base through more consumer knowledge and confidence.

You choose the show topics! Tweet suggestions to #NightSchoolBoard, or direct message @HorsePlayerNow.


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Wagering and Handicapping Guides

AQHA's Introductory Guide to Wagering is an excellent resource for beginners; it walks the reader through all major aspects of wagering on American Quarter Horses in an easy-to-read format.

Our Handicapping Guide takes a more advanced and in-depth look at handicapping American Quarter Horses. It's still a great resource for beginners and intermediates, and also includes plenty of information for the existing Thoroughbred handicapper.

Ready to try some casual handicapping? Read the Q-Racing Aces' 5-Easy Steps to get you started!

Speed and Class

Be sure to learn all about the new Equibase Speed Figure.

TrackMaster is AQHA's official handicapping services provider. TrackMaster offers a variety of handicapping products including their newQuarter Horse Speed and Class Ratings.

Comparative Speed Index Chart 

Need more handicapping tips?

E-mail racing@aqha.org for a FREE "American Quarter Horse Handicapping with the Pros" DVD and printed materials.