Greyhound Racing

Greyhound Race Card

A race card is a printed program containing details about a greyhound race. It usually lists the scheduled race, the names of the greyhounds, and other pertinent race information. A race card helps bettors make an informed betting choice.

Move your mouse over the sample race card below to view a description of the information presented.
  • Set weight
    greyhound must weigh-in within 1 1/2 pounds of their set weight.
  • Racing Record
    number of (starts, 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th). The second line is the greyhound's record at previous track. The last line is the greyhound's season purse totals.
  • Date of Race & Performance
    (A=Afternoon, E=Evening, S=Schooling).
  • Track Condition
    F=Fast (normal), W=Wet (standing water), S=Slow (muddy).
  • Post Position
    number dog is wearing in race/start box position.
  • Position at different points
    after the break, at the first call, and top of the stretch.
  • Finish Position & Lengths
    margin of victory or defeat in lengths.
  • Race Grade
    M=Maiden, D, C, B, A, AA.