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Night School

Night School offers handicapping and racing-related lesson plans and topics in an interactive format online each Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. eastern, a timeslot and date chosen so that it can best supplement the racing week and schedules of fans across the country and worldwide. Night School is always free with optional registration.

 

 
 
 
 

Session

Date

 

Spring Semester Topics

(all begin 8:30p ET)

1

4-Mar

 

Role of the Horseplayer

2

11-Mar

 

Preparing for a Day at the Races

3

18-Mar

 

Key Past Performance Ingredients

4

25-Mar

 

Speed Figure Angles

5

1-Apr

 

Turf & Synthetic Handicapping

6

8-Apr

 

Psychology of a Horseplayer

7

15-Apr

 

Money Management

8

22-Apr

 

Workouts

9

29-Apr

 

Chat: Ky. Derby Week Handicapping

10

6-May

 

Cultivating Newbies, What We Can Do

11

13-May

 

Chat: Preakness Week Handicapping

12

20-May

 

Trainer Angles

13

27-May

 

Jockey Angles

14

3-Jun

 

Chat: Belmont Week Handicapping

 

PRIZES
 

Night School is free and voluntary with no registration necessary. Simply visit any of the Night School syndicate websites weekly at 8:30 pm ET to take in the live lesson, or access the archives at any of those same sites at your leisure. The program does offer a voluntary registration both live or in the archives. Attendees who register in at least half (20) of the season’s lessons are eligible to win prizes that include merchandise, NHC Tour memberships, handicapping contests, free handicapping products, etc.