June – 2012 – The Horse Racing Radio Network

Monthly archive - June 2012

Equine Forum Podcast – June 30, 2012

Today’s show is loaded with special guests. National HBPA CEO Phil Hanrahan joins us to talk about the horsemen’s view on lasix and penalties for drug violations. Winstar Farm President Elliott Walden discusses their future stallion Bodemeister, and Ed DeRosa from Brisnet.com handicaps Saturday’s stakes. Plus, Roy Steele calls in to “Help You Win More”

HRRN’s Tribute to Troops

HRRN salutes our service men and women with a special 4th of July tribute

Phil Hanrahan Interview

National HBPA CEO Phil Hanrahan talks about the HBPA position on lasix and the penalty for drug violations

The Grass is Greener

By Jude “Pontiff of the Pick Four” Feld

Handicapping on John Engelhardt’s “Winning Ponies” radio show prior to the 2012 Boiling Springs (G3) at Monmouth Park, the host and I discussed one of my favorite handicapping angles. Far from complicated, horses with this pattern usually jump off the page, but often times they are overlooked in the wagering due to competitors more accomplished on the turf drawing most of the betting action. Read more

Equine Forum Podcast – June 23, 2012

Today’s show is all about our listeners throughout HRRN Nation. Hosts Mike Penna & Jude Feld open up the phone lines to take calls and discuss racing. Plus, Roy Steele calls in to “Help You Win More”

All Things Being Equal

By Jude “Pontiff of the Pick Four” Feld

The horseplayer’s main job is to look for mistakes and exploit them. Most often this involves public perception of a horse and the wagering on it. Multiple wins, high speed figures and a solid performance in a troubled trip are just a few of the things that people latch on to when handicapping and the prices on those horses becomes deflated. Read more

It’s Either In You or It’s Not

By Eclipse Award-Winning Writer Sean Clancy, St Publishing

Hate our game? I love our game. I love it for the madness. For the unknown.
For the highs and lows. I love it because out of all us experts, from all
the analysis, from all the concocting and conjecture, nobody could come up
with this scenario. I’ll Have Another scratched Friday afternoon, the day
before his attempt at ending the Triple Crown drought. Some game. Read more

Equine Forum Podcast – June 16, 2012

Listen to today’s show as hosts Mike Penna and Jude Feld talk about the Grade 1 Stephen Foster, the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission’s vote on lasix and the new Kentucky Derby point system. Special guests include Lexington Herald-Leader turf writer Alicia Wincze-Hughes, Churchill Downs Director of Communications Darren Rogers and trainer Charles Lopresti

Charles Lopresti Interview

Trainer Charles Lopresti talks about Stephen Foster entrants Wise Dan and Successful Dan

Darren Rogers Interview

Churchill Downs Director of Communications Darren Rogers discusses the new Kentucky Derby point system on Saturday’s Equine Forum