Horseshoe U

 

Horseshoe U: Your Course to the Winner’s Circle 

Your first time at Monmouth Park may seem intimidating – Who are the top jockeys and horses? What do you say to place a bet? Where’s the best place to view the races? Before you head down to “The Shore’s Greatest Stretch,” learn a little about Monmouth Park and all there is to offer in Thoroughbred racing with some tips and tricks from familiar faces around the track.

 

Welcome to Monmouth Park 

Take a look around the track on a behind-the-scenes tour of Monmouth Park.

 

Handicapping with Mike Curci 

Don’t know what horse to bet on? Mike Curci, the resident handicapper, gives helpful hints on how to choose the best horses of the day.

 

Crash Course: Reading the Program 

Find out what’s most important to look for in the program before placing your bet.

 

Hit It Big: Types of Bets 

A quick look at the different types of wagers for a first-time better. 

 

Place Your Bet 

A step-by-step example of how to place a bet.

 

A Day in the Life of a Horse 

Interviews with the top trainers at Monmouth Park to get an inside look at how horses prepare for their big race.

 

Jockey’s Room with Garrett Gomez 

Garret Gomez, one of the nation’s top jockeys, talks about what it’s like to be a jockey at Monmouth Park.