The only guide to choose the derby winner 5 years running!

“Revolutionary. Discoveries in this volume could become milestones.”
– Mark Cramer

Picking the Kentucky Derby winner is now an open-book test!

Flip through The Lazy Bettor’s Guide to the Kentucky Derby and you’ll see how the victors clearly reveal themselves in the Derby prep races.

Prior to writing the book I dug up past performances for the Derby and its major prep races dating back to 1992. I weighed factor after factor before discovering the combination that predicted winners with stunning regularity. That combo has pointed to five winners in five years since the book’s publication. More importantly it shows a positive ROI since publication and since 1992.


I’ve published Kentucky Derby previews each year that verify the book’s success. Muddy track. Dry track. The Guide survived sun and storm at Churchill Downs. I invite you to join its writer and readers. Move beyond conjecture and discover what factors foreshadow Derby success. 

  • It’s springtime! Dreams of Kentucky Derby fame dance in the heads of hundreds of thoroughbred owners and trainers. In March and April they’ll maneuver their best three-year-old horses through qualifyi

  • That word best describes the point I reach each spring as I apply lessons learned from my 26 years of Kentucky Derby research. The stories the media shares about the contenders and their connections v

  • This year nearly half a dozen horses headed for the Derby starting gate ran fast enough early and late to qualify for the Gold and Silver standards. Maybe the breeding industry is on a huge upswing, w

Always Better.