Guide to racing

New to horse racing? We appreciate that it can be a complicated sport to understand, but help is at hand with the following downloadable guides, designed by Love the Races to help you get the most of your day at the races.

All About the Horse

Want to learn more about the incredible horses you'll see during your day out at the races? This handy guide tells you all you need to know, including what makes a good race horse, details about their family tree, and tips on what to look for as they parade in the paddock prior to each race.

Download the 'All About the Horse' Guide


The Easy Betting Guide

Fancy a flutter but don't know where to start? Download the Easy Betting Guide to find out all you need to know about where and how to place a bet, how the odds work and where to go for advice on who to pick.

Download The Easy Betting Guide


Totepool Betting Guide

Totepool Betting GuideBet on course with Totepool.  Download their betting guide and learn about tote trifectas, toteplacepots, and tote swingers!

Download the guide here.


Jargon Busting A-Z of Racing Terms

Learn more about the world of horse racing with this Jargon Busting A-Z glossary of racing terms.

Download the A-Z Glossary


OLBG Betting School

Betting School is a fun way to learn about different types of bets, methods of betting, systems and strategies. The aim is to help you to improve your betting and your enjoyment of betting.