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Find out about the differences between traditional dirt tracks, turf surfaces, and synthetic tracks from fan-friendly handicapper Joe Kristufek. 

The face of "Racing 101", Kristufek is a self proclaimed horse racing "ambassador", and fan education has been his passion since the moment he took his first job in the industry.

Along with Jeremy Plonk, he is the co-owner of horseplayernow.com, the developers of “Night School”, the horse racing’s industry’s first online, interactive live fan education forum.

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