Keyword: Beyer Speed Figures

  • Downey Profile Analysis: Beyer Factor Returns to Normal in This Year's Derby

    One highly weighted part of the Downey Profile is the Beyer factor, which goes like this: The horse must run a Beyer speed figure of 100 or more in each of its final two Kentucky Derby preps. This year, following the 2005 Derby when not one starter had the Beyer factor, normalcy has returned.

  • Failure Not An Option

    <i>By Scott Davis</i> -- Remembering "Glenners" -- a writer of great skill and courage.

  • Auction Edge, Timeform In Exclusive Agreement on Ratings

    The Blood-Horse Inc. announced Monday, Dec. 10, that an exclusive agreement has been reached with Timeform of England in which the Timeform Ratings will be included in Auction Edge, the auction catalog supplement published by Blood-Horse. Under the agreement, Timeform's ratings that use pounds as a measure of a horse's merit will be used in future Auction Edge books.

  • Auction Edge, Timeform In Exclusive Agreement on Ratings

    The Blood-Horse Inc. announced Monday, Dec. 10, that an exclusive agreement has been reached with Timeform of England in which the Timeform Ratings will be included in Auction Edge, the auction catalog supplement published by Blood-Horse. Under the agreement, Timeform's ratings that use pounds as a measure of a horse's merit will be used in future Auction Edge books.