Category Archives: Horse Race Betting

Betting on which horse will win a horse race and various combinations of horse race results.

No one in horse-racing knows what they're doing!

The Horseplayers Association of North America blog post, “Further Evidence We Need Gambling People in Power,” criticized this comment from CHRB chairman David Israel: “People often say we are competing with the casinos. I think that’s shortsighted and wrong. We’re … Continue reading

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Starting in earnest.

I have decided to remedy my ridiculously bad education and systematically study computer science, as well as things of interest to me. Part of the impetus is The Trackmaster Mobile Application Development Challenge which is as good a goal as … Continue reading

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My chair arrived – a brief update

I haven’t been posting to my blog as I waited for the arrival of a chair. For the past few months I was unable to sit comfortably at my desk while typing on R (I limit all names to a … Continue reading

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Organizing Data: Horse Race Data vs Government Data, intro

One reason I started this blog was to document my participation in The Trackmaster Software Development Challenge and one of the things they give out, to participants, is data. One reason I post so little and get so little done … Continue reading

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