Bob Ike

Known for his keen ability to watch races and break down video, Ike is unmatched at evaluating trip and pace scenarios.

Ike runs his own website at, which features Premium Plays, Graded Handicap Selections, "Notes on a Program" blog, a free pick of the day and much more.

Branching out into racehorse ownership, Ike is one of the managing partners in Summit Racing LLC, a newly-formed ownership syndicate based in Southern California.

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Bob Ike has covered the Southern California racing circuit for more than 25 years, where he has been the leading public handicapper at countless meetings. Ikes graded handicap selections have appeared in the Los Angeles Daily News, San Diego Union-Tribune, Orange County Register and Pasadena Star-News.

Free Pick of the Day for Friday, Jan. 17

Bob Ike's Free Pick of the Day for Friday, Jan. 17

Santa Anita
4th race--
#3 ACUTE (5-2)
Bottom-level claimer from Mitchell barn stretches out around two turns for the initial time and should be able to control things on the front end. With no one to run with her early, wave her long gone if she can negotiate the distance.

Yesterday's Result: HOBBITS HERO finished fourth in 3rd race.

Live Longshot: MAXX THE GIANT (5th race)

ShowVivor: AMBITIOUS BREW (7th race)

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