With a Belmont Stakes Challenge Handicapping seat and two seats to the National Handicapping Championship in Las Vegas up for grabs, David Harrison of Webster, New York quickly established himself at the top of the leaderboard in Saturday's Wood Memorial Handicapping Challenge tournament, cashing in on a $20 win wager on Brimstone at odds of 4-1 and a $2 exacta and $10 trifecta in Aqueduct's second race with, and never relinquished his lead to earn the victory in the tournament. A regular NYRA handicapping contest player, Harrison increased his $300 live money contest bankroll to a final total of $3,370.20. Harrison, who also picked up $5,000 in prize money for first place, credited his handicapping strategy, focusing on speed and class for earning him the tournament victory.
David Harrisonfirst placecontestNYRAAqueductApril 8 2017
From At the Races - 2017