Greg "Boomer" Wry
handicapper Greg "Boomer" Wry, a veteran track announcer,
handicapper, columnist and author in the field of horse
racing with 25+ years of experience.
Track announcer, director,
and television handicapper for Yavapai Downs in Prescott
Valley, Arizona, having been with that track since its
inception in May of 2001 to 2010.
THE "voice" of many tracks
across the United States, having called races from
Kentucky to Arizona, including:
Players Blue Grass Downs at
Retama Park in San Antonio,
Fair Meadows in Tulsa, OK,
Agriculture Park in
Wyoming Downs at Evanston,
the old San Juan Downs/ new
Sun Ray Park in Farmington, NM,
as well as the voice of The
New Mexico State Fair in Albuquerque, NM for over 15
Guest announcer in
Australia at both the tracks and on live Australian radio.
Boomer is known now as one
of the biggest bettors who actively works in the business,
having raised the pari-mutuel handle "significantly" in
his places of employment over the years, and spends most
of his down time wagering actively on simulcast tracks.
Extensive experience in
many other aspects of the horse racing business:
having been a director of
racing/racing secretary in Montana,
a jockey agent in Arizona
and even as an alternate
steward in New Mexico.
A well known
columnist and author, currently appearing as a guest
columnist in The Prescott, AZ Daily Courier, providing a
weekly column known as "Boomer from the Backstretch".
He has provided many
"AROUND THE OVAL" stories for Daily Racing Form
over the course of his career, and was a national
handicapper for National Raceline's "Boomer" at Arlington
Park, Chicago, Ill, as well as
appearing as a guest handicapper and panelist in many of
The Daily Racing Form's "Handicapping 101" seminars across
In addition to track
announcing, Boomer currently lectures in handicapping
seminars across the country, and has books on
1st book covers handicapping from a-z as well as providing
some great money management techniques...titled: "HOW
TO TURN ANY RACETRACK INTO YOUR OWN MONEY MACHINE" (and be
just one of the 2% that do).
The new book (book 1) was
"officially" released at the hugely successful
1st Annual "Boomer's Breeder's Cup Bash" at the
Golden Nugget Laughlin on Breeder's Cup Weekend.
Boomer's NEW BOOK ON WAGERING!!...COMPLIMENTS
THE 1ST ONE ON HANDICAPPING!! (released 2006) -- "BETS:
Easy to Learn
Greg "Boomer" Wry is now offering
private winning consultation for major race tracks across North America.
You can confer with him on a daily basis, or take his comprehensive
one-on-one 7 hour handicapping course. If you are serious about winning
at the racetrack, or vastly improving your own skills, contact Boomer at
the email address provided. All serious inquiries will receive an immediate
If serious about winning at
the racetrack, or vastly improving your own skills, contact
Boomer at the email address provided. Discounted prices for the scheduling of one-on-one
consultations to group seminars!!
Email Boomer at:
"From Del Mar to
Albuquerque, Greg (Boomer) is one of the most knowledgeable
handicappers I have ever met. When not picking winners, he
tells the kinds of stories that all true race trackers can
Ken Davis, Quality Assurance Manager, Daily Racing
"Greg Wry and I have worked together for years. He has the
knowledge and approach to make you a winner. Experience like
his is not easy to come by."
National Raceline Founder
""Boomer" offers angles
and principles - developed over many years in the
racing game - worth including in anyone's handicapping
Barkley N. Porter: Hollywood Park Simulcast Coordinator
couple Boomer's handicapping insight and his race-callers eye
for horses, you have an unbeatable entry."
Mike Joyce, noted television racing