If you’re not pleased with the handicapping and wagering results you had in 2011, then check off the following mistakes that you made this past year. Put a star next to the areas you really need to improve on.
1- You know that you are selecting a high percentage of winners, but your wagering strategies have caused you to lose money on days when you should have won based on your handicapping.
2- Instead of selecting prime wagering opportunities, you are betting nearly every race you handicap or every race on the card.
3- You are using the same general information to handicap that the majority of the general public utilizes. If the only thing you are using to handicap is the track program, it is not going to be easy to out-handicap the thousands of others who are using the same program.
4- You are swayed easily by others’ opinions, lacking conviction in your own selections and analysis. What you hear on TVG or HRTV, for example, influences how you will wager on the upcoming race… READ FULL POST