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 Thursday, Jan. 2

Bob Ike's Free Pick of the Day for Thursday, Jan. 2

Santa Anita
8th race--
#4 SIDEBAR (5-2)
Freshened since Del Mar, this Spawr-trained filly drops for her diploma in this $40,000 maiden claimer. She showed high speed in a live straight maiden race that produced two-next out winners and she shouldn't miss here.

Yesterday's Result: FAMOUS ALICE was scratched from 8th race.

Live Longshot: SALLYANA (2nd race)

ShowVivor: ONE TIME ONLY (5th race)

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--Daily Graded Handicap Selections
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--Free Pick of the Day
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