Horse Racing Form Ratings



Speed handicap figures for UK all weather meetings, provided free via a daily blog on the site. They also provide 3 subscription services; "On The Money", "The Actuary" and "Trip Handicap".

Racing Buzz

Speed ratings for UK flat races. They provide a race card for each race that includes details of horse, draw, weight, official rating, jockey and trainer, plus 5 year minimum, maximum and average speed ratings. They also provide draw statistics, jockey and trainer stats and horse head to head details.

Van Der Wheil

5 Star racecards and betting forecasts for select races. The stars are used to represent each of the horses respective form and ability. They include an explanation of how to use the racecards to assess a race, plus have a forum for comments.


A combination of two different approaches to rating a race, which they call "Boris"

Focus Ratings

Ratings service designed to help punters narrow the field so they can concentrate on the real contenders. Ratings are produced using their computerised analysis system that selects the top 3 rated horses from each race.

The Professional Syndicate

Red card speed ratings providing their top 2 rated horses, for every race, based on a number of factors in their complex selection process. They also provide their best bet of the day and special forecast bets.

Sureform Racing

Subscription service providing ratings, based on personal form reading, for handicap races for 3 year old's and upwards, of class 4 or higher, plus some specific non-handicap races.

UK Racing Form

Computer calculated speed ratings, converted to use the same scale as the UK handicapping system. Ratings are calculated for every race taking place in UK, Ireland, France, USA and Dubai, so you can compare worldwide form.

Rating The Races

They started out as just a ratings service, but realised not everyone had the time to use the data to best effect, so they now also provide a tipping service.


System based horse racing form ratings, based upon their analysis of every race. They offer free ratings for some races each day and then an option to purchase between 2 and 6 additional race ratings (not very clear exactly what you get).

Quickened Clear

Professional Handicap Ratings for all live Channel 4 races, plus pre-race analysis (The Shortlist) and horse racing tips.

Form Pick

They analyse the form of every horse race in the UK and Ireland, plus some race meetings worldwide, to provide a ranked list of horses, in order of likelihood to win. Membership to their service is on a monthly subscription basis.


Free daily ratings for all UK races based on winning times of every races. The system enables you to filter races based upon the criteria you specify, including race characteristics, going, class and distance.

First Choice Ratings

Daily ratings for all UK horse races, available via monthly subscription. Disappointingly their web site provides very little information about their ratings apart from mentioning a few recent results based upon the top 3 rated horses.

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