Make Cash on the Dog Observe within the Summertime
Greyhound tracks should compete with plenty of summer season actions. Individuals are out having fun in the nicer climate. They will go to the seashore, picnic, or absorb a film without contending with icy roads or chilly climate. Youngsters are out of college and their mother and father would possibly take a trip and spend it tenting with them or on the seashore.
So, to get folks to go to the observe, many venues supply rewards or particular promotions. A few of these might embrace prizes as large as new automobiles or as small as free sodas, low-cost beer, and meals. All of it’s designed by their publicity folks to get extra folks to come back to the observe. They determine that after you get them there for the meals or giveaways, they’re going to guess on just a few races. Why not?
Typically, somebody will get the intense concept that music will get folks into the observation. Why that is, I’ve by no means been in a position to determine. If I wish to hearken to music, I activate the radio or put my earbuds in and get Spotify on my cellphone. If I wish to handicap a dog, I sit down at the place it is quiet and go over my program. I am not good at multitasking and loud music blasting for the tinny observe audio system simply would not do it for me.
However somebody, someplace, got here up with the concept canine racing followers will present up in larger numbers in the event you supply them an extra “carnival-like” ambiance. That is why you will discover cubicles and umbrellas with radio DJs broadcasting reside and NASCAR drivers signing autographs within the clubhouse. Typically, it is exhausting to inform whether or not you are on the canine observe or the county truthful.
That is all nicely and good, however in the event you’re sensible, you will ignore it and get as far off from the gang and noise as you may. That is all designed to draw individuals who do not normally go to observe. It isn’t of any use to the intense handicapper, who’s on the observe to earn money.
When the carnival involves the dog observe, the most effective factor you are able to do is keep in mind to maintain your eye on the middle ring, the place you may make cash by selecting the winner out of 8 dogs. Ignore the sideshows and glitter and give attention to why you are there – to earn money. Not which you couldn’t have a very good time on the races, or that it is best to solely go in the event you’re a critical race participant. However even in the event you go “for enjoyable”, it is extra enjoyable whenever you come residence with just a little extra dough than you went therewith.