Derby Week: What About the Morning Works?

Derby Week: What About the Morning Works? By Nicolle Neulist The Kentucky Derby is almost here. With the Derby preps over and more horses shipping to Churchill Downs by the day, attention has shifted to their final preparations. That includes morning...

Louisiana Derby Dining

Louisiana Derby Dining Michael Beychok This list is of my favorite restaurants and bars in New Orleans. They might not be the best but they are where I feel comfortable and go to experience my New Orleans. I know I’m starting...

Where Do I Sit?

Where Do I Sit? Michael Beychok This is a response to the insightful, honest and revealing article written by Eric Wing on the Horse Tourneys blog. You can read the full article here, but the gist of the article was that...

Bent But Not Broken

Bent But Not Broken Kaye Childs   Writing my last blog left me with my arm in a sling from patting myself on the back. I noted the progress I had made and was thoroughly pleased with myself. My confidence level was...

My First Live Contest — Finding My Foundation

Finding My Foundation By Nicolle Neulist So far, I have focused on the difficult parts of my first live contest. Preparation felt overwhelming. The contest required wagering beyond my usual comfort zone. I did not adapt as quickly as I could...

My First Live Contest — Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned By Nicolle Neulist Come the beginning of the NHC qualifier at Hawthorne on Friday morning, I felt as prepared as I ever would. I had my tablet, loaded with marked-up past performances. I had my laptop, with a spreadsheet...

My First Live Contest — Analysis Paralysis

Analysis Paralysis By Nicolle Neulist   “ANALYSIS PARALYSIS.” Wednesday evening, I scrawled those words on a Microsoft Paint file in which I had been taking notes to organize my handicapping for Friday’s NHC qualifier at Hawthorne. No, I didn’t have a hot tip...

Lifeline Game Strategy

Lifeline Game Strategy By Nicolle Neulist If you have been playing contests for any length of time, you have probably seen survivor-style contests in the wild.  Survivor-style contests require players to pick a horse in each race; the player survives if...

Get Ready For TTE Games!

On Thursday, November 3, on At the Races with Steve Byk, Michael Beychok made an exciting announcement: on November 11, The Tournament Edge will launch TTE Games! TTE Games is a revolutionary new contest site that will add new dimensions...

Slow and Steady Wins the Race!

Slow and Steady Wins the Race! By Kaye Childs It's my opinion that whatever the undertaking, it's a good idea to stop periodically and review. I've been looking back over my past tournaments with a critical eye, and I do believe...
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