Ladbrokes Ride Guide
We want to give punters every opportunity to win when you bet on your favourite runners and races at Ladbrokes, which is why we introduced our exclusive Ride Guide. Our Ride Guide keeps you up-to-date with the latest information on riders, trainers and jockeys, so you are better informed when making betting decisions on the races you are following. At Ladbrokes, we cover all the major Metropolitan Victorian races.
Our Ride Guide will help you become more competitive when placing a bet on the horses, so you can have an edge over your mates and other racing enthusiasts. By understanding the jockeys’ race strategies, track conditions and the temperament, strengths and weaknesses of the runners, our Ride Guide offers valuable insights to assist you with race and runner selection.
We developed the Ride Guide to provide important race-related information for amateur through to more advanced recreational punters, which can make the difference between winning or losing a race.
How does Ladbrokes Ride Guide assist punters making smarter choices when betting on horse racing?
Our team of Ladbrokes horse racing specialists spend hours researching and sourcing detailed descriptions of race tactics and strategies, by tracking down some of Australia’s top jockeys.
What exclusive racing footage is included in Ladbrokes Ride Guide?
We offer comprehensive footage of interviews with jockeys and trainers, revealing their thoughts on how their runners and the competition will perform during the race, as well as personal race strategies. By having access to first-hand knowledge on how races will be run direct from industry insiders, it’s easier for you to determine which race and runner to place a bet on, depending on factors such as the temperament of the horse, expertise of the jockey and the conditions.
What race related information can punters expect from the videos of Australia’s top jockeys?
Ladbrokes Ride Guide offers punters access to footage of jockeys visualising their race, as well as the strategy they plan to incorporate to get them over the line first. Other race-related video content covers the jockey’s thoughts on the track, conditions, the runner they’ll be riding and the trainer’s instructions on handling the runner over the race.
Is there any video footage about the runners on Ladbrokes Ride Guide?
You can also watch videos from many leading Australian horse trainers via Ladbrokes Ride Guide. The trainers discuss their thoughts on the runner’s temperament, strengths, limitations and personality traits, as well as how they believe the race will go. Other topics that are often covered range from the runner’s conditioning leading up to the race, and what type of tracks the thoroughbreds prefer, which could impact on the race result.
What makes Ladbrokes Ride Guide so important for betting on the major races?
At Ladbrokes we release a Ride Guide before the running of all the major races, so that punters can have a better understanding of runners, conditions and race strategies on the day. With the opportunity to hear race tactics direct from top industry racing experts, it enables punters to make smarter decisions on who they want to back for a win or a place, for a higher chance of success!
What devices are compatible for viewing Ladbrokes Ride Guide and video footage?
We want all punters to be able to access our Ride Guide, so it was developed to be compatible with any desktop or mobile device. The Ride Guide is user friendly and can be navigated with ease, with several different portals to access race related information.
Where do you find Ladbrokes Ride Guide videos?
Ride Guide videos can be accessed simply and easily via your desktop or mobile device by selecting the Ride Guide play button, which can be found on the jockey silk next to each runner found on your card. If you click on the runner’s name, which is located to the right of the silk, you will also be able to load an expandable form, which provides access to the Ride Guide videos.
You can also access Ladbrokes Ride Guide videos by navigating to Ladbrokes’ main Info Hub, as well as through Ladbrokes main racing page. On the racing page you’ll see a Ride Guide icon which allows you to click through to the race card page, where you’ll be able to view jockeys outlining their personal race tactic and strategies.
What races are included in Ladbrokes Ride Guide?
Our Ladbrokes Ride Guide provides in-depth information on all of the major metro Victorian horse racing events, including the Caulfield Cup and Melbourne Cup. You will find everything you need on the top Victorian races to assist you with selecting the right jockeys and horses for the conditions, ensuring better returns, even when there are higher stakes!
How many runners are evaluated in Ladbrokes Ride Guide?
We provide extensive coverage of the runners in the major races, between 60 to 70 per cent of all runners at the select locations and events. This allows punters to have a comprehensive view of the competition in each race.
It’s important to be aware that while Ladbrokes’ team of horse racing specialists undertake extensive research to provide detailed insight into the major horse racing events, so that punters can make smarter betting decisions, all of the content we supply is for entertainment purposes only.
All of the videos published in Ladbrokes Ride Guide are unscripted. While we carefully source industry leading trainers and jockeys for these videos, we are unable to provide a warranty as to the accuracy of the information supplied in our Ride Guide.
You can discover more about the major events, races and runners we cover, as well as the wide range of betting options available via Ladbrokes main racing page. Make sure to find out more about Ladbrokes Odds Boost to increase your odds when betting on your favourite races, as well as the Odds Boost Extra, which is offered on selected races.