Derek Simon’s Kentucky Derby Betting Guide for Derby 150

Derek Simon's 2024 Kentucky Derby Betting GuideIt’s back! The 2024 Kentucky Derby Guide from handicapping guru Derek Simon is the only guide of its kind for the greatest two minutes in sports!

Simon’s in-depth KY Derby report offers 24 pages of insightful information on the most exciting two minutes in sports, the 150th renewal of the Kentucky Derby.  Here is what Mr. Simon has to say about this unique product:

“I use artificial intelligence to select the top five Kentucky Derby contenders. The results may surprise you!

I analyze every potential Kentucky Derby entrant and provide that analysis along with a wealth of other information based on extensive research.”

Simon’s Historical Investment Technique

The top four Simon Historical Investment Technique selections have produced 21 of the last 31 Kentucky Derby winners. A $100 bet on each pick would have returned a profit of $16,990.

Final Fractions Theory

I expound on the Final Fractions Theory, conceived by Colonel Edward R. Bradley and popularized by Jennie Rees. Using more scientific, dynamic values for lengths, I find out who the fastest finishers among the Derby entrants are.

Discover which horses are 0-for-43 based on the final fraction of their last race since 1992 and which have produced a positive ROI.

Find out in Derek Simon’s Kentucky Derby Betting Guide:

What does it mean when a horse gains or loses position on the turn for home in its final prep?

Find out which horses return a profit and which horses practically never win America’s greatest horse race.

I LIKE BIG WINS, AND I CANNOT LIE – I examine how impactful a previous “big win” is in the Kentucky Derby.

I identify the contender with a profile that has produced a 5.88 impact value (IV) in the Run for the Roses.

An in-depth discussion of Brisnet speed figures and what they mean.

Discover the speed rating pattern that has produced zero Kentucky Derby winners (from 38 starters) since 1992 and the pattern that has produced a 43.5 percent ROI.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY? – Does a horse’s birthday matter on the first Saturday in May?

Find out which foaling months produce an inordinate number of Derby winners and which don’t.

Find out how a horse’s running style (measured by Quirin speed points) affects its chances in the Kentucky Derby.

I give you the Impact Values (IVs) and ROIs for each of the nine Quirin speed point totals.

And much more

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BONUS!  This Report Includes:

PACE PROFILE REPORT – Each Kentucky Derby Guide contains my Pace Profile Report, which includes par speed figures and my speed rations for every (potential) Derby contender.

In the past 31 years, six horses (of 49) won the Kentucky Derby after recording an LSR of -5 or greater and an ESR of less than 0 in their final prep, producing profits to win and place. What single Derby entrant qualifies this year? Find out in Derek Simon’s 2024 Kentucky Derby Betting Guide

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About Editor

Rich Nilsen is a 19-time qualifier to the National Horseplayers Championship (NHC), an event he has cashed in four times. He was the first player to finish in the top 10 of the NHC twice. A former executive with and a member of the NHC Players’ Committee, Rich is a graduate of the University of Louisville Equine Business Program and is founder of, a site devoted to horse racing education and promotion.

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