This essential handbook contains basic information about Thoroughbred racing plus additional details for those who want to delve further into the subject.
Well-known national racing commentator
and former jockey Donna Barton Brothers
provides an insider’s guide to a day at the
races with tips on what to wear, how to bet,
how to watch a race, and where to see the
This essential handbook contains basic
information about Thoroughbred racing
plus additional details for those who want
to delve further into the subject.
Barton Brothers’ unique perspective
is sure to make the racetrack experience
enjoyable, whether it be at the Kentucky
Derby or at the local track.
WHAT THE CRITICS ARE SAYING
"Donna Barton Brothers did a great job describing what she saw while on horseback in the minutes leading up to the start of the race." -- THE HANDICAPPER'S EDGE
"Brothers's book provides readers with a hand-held primer of the essentials of the horse racing world." -- Nicole Mattei-Lince, Thoroughbred Daily News
"the kind of book you should consider giving to friends or business associates you may be taking to the races for the first time. It will make their day a lot more enjoyable, and yours, too." -- The Paulick Report