You can still book your seat for the Punters Seminar tomorrow. To ensure your seat, email me at
or text me on 027 352 6402.
An outline of the day is below:
10.30 a.m. Martin Saunders, in charge of wagering for the NZRB, will be talking about new betting types that are planned to come online, for example, In-run betting, and the Triple Trio which has massive pools in Hong Kong. When electronic sectionals will be available from all tracks, and information provided by clubs about their tracks before raceday. Then questions from the audience.
11.00 a.m. How to Specialise and win long term.
How a big Professional Punting syndicate operates and how you can find an edge if you specialise in certain areas of racing. e.g. How to use race times and sectionals to find the best horses. How to quickly identify the value class droppers; Making money from fit horses; How to quickly identify the best Form Races etc.
Noon: Break for short lunch.
12.30 p.m. Thad Taylor, head bookmaker, talks about a typical Saturday of punting. Explanation of what 'percentage' a book is set to. Plus, what pointers he can give you and any questions from the floor.
1.00 p.m. David Walsh, one of New Zealand's best ever riders, talks about many topics that will interest punters. e.g. how tempo is such a big influence on race results. The secret to walking a track. Wind -The invisible factor. Who are the hardest riders to beat and why. His thoughts during his Cox Plate win on Solvit plus much more.
2.00 p.m. How to bet like a professional. Staking plans that professionals use and how you can simply adapt them to your own betting.
2.30 p.m. How to use the Formpro Ratings to make money with some interesting analysis of the past 2 years results.
2.45 p.m. Trainer Aaron Bidlake talks about his methods and answers questions about crucial gear changes.
3.00 p.m. How you can bet on New Zealand Racing for free revealed that currently only a dozen or so punters know about. Plus any questions from the floor.
Plus every person who attends gets a free months subscription to www.formpro.co.nz and www.formproratings.co.nz worth $40. Plus two $50 betting vouchers to be won on the day and other prizes. There will also be a handout with information covered on the day plus websites that you will find very useful to know about to improve your punting.
To ensure your seat, email me at
or text me on 027 352 6402. The cost is $20 which will be going to an amazing man, Phil Thorn, who was left deaf, blind and paralysed in the legs after being struck down by bacterial meningitis 5 years ago, but has a real 'Can do' attitude. He is doing the 160km Lake Taupo Cycle challenge this year and has other challenges he plans on doing, which all costs money.