Horse Racing Blog

The most popular horse racing blog in Britain, geegeez.co.uk has all sorts of commentary and tips, as well as features from top writers across the range of racing disciplines. Below are the most recent horse racing blogs from our staff writers.

Lucy Wadham Stable Tour

Lucy Wadham Stable Tour

I was lucky enough to win a prize in the London Racing Club raffle last month, and the prize was a trip to Lucy Wadham’s stable for a tour of the yard, and the horses. Perched in Moulton Paddocks, a leafy corner of Newmarket’s Heath, the Wadhams’ training centre is a quietly impressive setup overseen […]

Star Jock: The Next Generation

With apologies to Trekkies everywhere, today’s post is about up and coming jockeys. It’s a two parter. In the first part, I’ll tell you about five jockeys on whom I have a very close eye; and in part two, I’ll outline how you might do some similar legwork for yourself to track down the next […]

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Sunday Supplement: Kingman for a day

Sunday supplement By Tony Stafford In Australia, the Coolmore team has a horse which was fully expected to win the Qipco 2,000 Guineas. I say “was” advisedly, although whether the insiders at Ballydoyle’s confidence was in any way shaken by Kingman’s romp in yesterday’s Greenham Stakes, I’ve no idea. What’s great is that the two […]

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2014 Scottish Grand National Preview, Trends, Tips

2014 Scottish Grand National Preview, Trends, Tips One of the closing acts of the National Hunt season is the Scottish Grand National, run at Ayr over four miles and half a furlong. It’s been quite a strong trends race in the past and, with no discretionary handicapping or amendments to the jumping test, we can […]

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Ayr Friday Placepot

Today is the start of the two day Scottish Grand National meeting from Ayr, and the combination of high class racing, plus that ‘end of season’ imponderable makes for an interesting placepot puzzle. Indeed, even with one of the last four Scottish National Friday dividends paying £36, the average is £2,020! That’s because there have […]

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Pointing To Winners 2013/14

Rules Round-Up Rockiteer ran out the impressive winner of a Hunter Chase at Ludlow on his most recent outing and he can record a second victory at the venue in Thursday’s Hunter Chase.  Although the ground may be a touch softer than the gelding would prefer Henry Daly’s charge will be suited by the step […]

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Trainers set out plans at British Champions Series launch

The Grand National really does mark the turning point in the racing year. If anyone doubted that, the launch yesterday of the 2014 QIPCO sponsored British Champions Series would have put them right. Many leading trainers set out their hopes for their top horses for the new flat season, reminding us of the delights we […]

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What is Pace in Horse Racing? And how to use it.

There are some racing jurisdictions in the racing world where pace is as fundamental a ‘handicapping’ tool as you can get. In places like America, even beginner bettors understand the concepts of pace and its likely effect on race outcomes. Strange, then, that for so long pace has been completely overlooked by UK punters. The […]

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