VISUAL FORM BOOK
|Developed since 1989, Visual Form-Book is your fast
horse-racing studio dedicated to winner-finding. Complete with UK &
Irish Flat, Jumps and All-Weather results since 01/01/2001, VFB operates
from your PC so you can study form at your leisure OFF-line. No input is
necessary. Just point and click on any race, horse, trainer, jockey, or
course to zoom in to detail. View the form of all runners of any race
collectively and make easy visual comparisons. Check Speed Ratings,
Handicap Ratings, Official Handicap Ratings, Trainer stats, Jockey
stats, Draw Bias stats, Efficiency stats, Collateral Form, Comments in
Running, Notes, Breeding, Owners, Colours etc.
VFB connects directly to the Betfair Betting Exchange allowing you fast,
hassle-free betting, WIN or PLACE, BACK or LAY, even in-running.
Visual Form-Book comes complete with a versatile Systems Analyser which
allows you to create and test systems. Visual Form-Book highlights
qualifiers of your systems when they run. Many profitable systems
already discovered are supplied free.
Visual Form-Book's Data-Export tool can export virtually any of the data
stored in its databases.
|Racecards are available from 2pm the day before
racing and include Advance Goings, Card Numbers, Form-Figures, Horse
Names, Ages, Weights, Trainers, Jockeys, Weight-Allowances, Stall
Numbers, Forecast Starting Prices, Owners, Sires, Dam's Sires, Colours,
Course Characteristics, Trainer and Jockey strike-rates in the last 12
months at all courses in the UK and IRE, and Trainer and Jockey
strike-rates at the course in the last 5 years.
Forecast SPs can be shown in Fractional or Decimal format.
The 12 columns to the far right are referred to as the Data Page. 8 Data
Pages can be set up to make the summarised information you want to see
quickly available. All comparatively positive information is highlighted
Comparatively negative information is highlighted
Column options include.. Days since last race (DSR), Days since 2nd last
race(DS2), Latest Efficiency(LAT), Overall Efficiency(ALL), Efficiency
in races of the same Code(COD), Efficiency in races of the same
Class(CLA), Efficiency in races of the same Class and Code(CLC),
Efficiency at the Distance(DIS), Efficiency at shorter Distances(DI-),
Efficiency at longer Distances(DI+), Efficiency on the Going(GOI),
Efficiency on firmer Goings(GO-), Efficiency on softer Goings(GO+),
Efficiency in races at the Course(COU), Efficiency at Courses with the
same Orbit(cOR), Efficiency at Courses with the same General Leve(cGL),
Efficiency at Courses with similar Bends(cBE), Efficiency at Courses
with a similar Length of Run-in(c-R), Efficiency at Courses with a
similar Level of Run-in(c/R), Efficiency at Courses with the same Fence
type(cFE), Average adjusted Speed rating(aSp), Median adjusted Speed
rating(mSp), Best adjusted Speed rating(bSp), Average adjusted Handicap
rating(aHa), Median adjusted Handicap rating(mHa), Best adjusted
Handicap rating(bHa), Best of Last 2 adjusted Handicap ratings(LHa),
adjusted Master Rating(MR), adjusted Estimated Master Rating(eMR),
Improvement(Imp), Difference between today's Official rating and Best
Winning Official rating(Off), Average Prize won(aPr), Median Prize
won(mPr), Best Prize won(bPr), Age(Age), Weight(Wgt), Draw Advantage(DrA),
Trainer strike-rate at all courses in the last 12 months(TrA), Jockey
strike-rate at all courses in the last 12 months(JoA), Trainer
strike-rate at the course in the last 5 years(TrC) and Jockey
strike-rate at the course in the last 5 years(JoC).
An Auto Data Page option automatically sets the 12 columns to
those most significant for the race in question.
indicate BACK System Qualifiers. Red circles indicate LAY System
Qualifiers (see Systems Analyser).
|Going Changes, Jockey
Changes and Non-Runners
|All information in Racecards can be
edited including the Going. Jockey changes can be made quickly and
non-runners are easily removed (Non-Runners are removed automatically
when connected to Betfair).
|Visual Form-Book's Systems Setup allows
you to set up BACK and LAY systems. A comprehensive setup allows complex
systems to be created which rely on particular race conditions and
runner criteria. Simpler systems like 'to follow' lists to highlight
particular Owner, Trainer, Jockey or Sire's horses when they run can
also be set up.
Ranking Operators for Ratings and Efficiency (orange titles) include
Best, 2nd Best+, 3rd Best+ etc., 2nd Best-, 3rd Best- etc., Worst, 2nd
Worst-, 3rd Worst- etc., 2nd Worst+ 3rd Worst+ etc. 'Best by ##' and
'Worst by ##' are also available. Ranking operators are also available
for SPs(Starting Prices), Draw, Class, Age, Weight, Trainer strike-rates
and Jockey strike-rates.
Must Have options allow systems with specific form criteria to be
set up (Eg: 'Must have been beaten no more than ## lengths and 'Ran on'
in race of a similar Distance, Going and Class within the last 35
days'). Distances beaten can be set absolute or relative to Race
Distance. Distance, Going and Class can also be set absolute or
Visual Form-Book's Systems Analyser tests your systems on past races and
breaks down the results by a multitude of conditions, detailing Wins,
Runs, Win Strike-Rates (W%), Win Level Stakes-Profits (WLSP), Win
Profits on Exposure (WPOE), Average Winner SPs (AvWSP), Average Loser
SPs (AvLSP), Significance (Sig), Placeds, Placed Strike-Rates (P%),
Placed Level-Stakes Profits (PLSP) and Placed Profit on Exposure (PPOE)...
Qualifiers of your systems are highlighted in Visual Form-Book when they
run and past results under the current conditions can be viewed in
|Visual Form-Book's Data-Export tool can
export virtually any of the data held in Visual Form-Book's databases.
This utility can even export Racecards and Pre-Race data. Data is
exported in Comma-Separated-Values (.CSV) format files which can be read
and maniipulated by most Spreadsheet / Database software including
Microsoft Excel, Works, and Access.
|Data-Export is able to export the
Date, Course, Distance, Going, Prize, Code, Type, Class, Number of
Runners, Winner's Time, Horse Names, Ages, Weights, Genders, Sires,
Trainers, Jockeys, Claims, Stall Numbers, Returned SPs, Placings,
Distances Beaten, Comments in Running, Speed Ratings, Official Ratings
(Marks they ran off), and DataForm Handicap Ratings.
Date, Off Time, Course, Distance, Going, Prize, Code, Type, Class,
Number of Runners, Card Numbers, Names, Ages, Weights, Genders, Sires,
Trainers, Jockeys, Claims, Stall Numbers, Forecast SPs, and PRE-RACE
DATA (see below).
PRE-RACE DATA (upto the last 14 engagements for each
Days Since Ran, Courses, Distances, Goings, Codes, Types, Classes, Rans,
Weights, Jockeys, Claims, Stall Numbers, Placings, Speed Ratings,
Official Ratings, DataForm Handicap Rating, Distances Beaten, Returned
SPs, Comments in Running and Win Times
Click the link below these
prices to check for the most up to date information
|| Includes Results since
01/01/2001 and 10 weeks updates.
|Subsequent Updates 4
|| £9.00 per week
|Subsequent Updates 20
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|Subsequent Updates 52
|| £7.00 per week