Mark

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Mark

1. See: Mark to market.

2. See: Deutschemark.
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READING the excellent stable tour of Paul Nicholls' yard (October 27), I was interested in his comments on Dear Villez in relation to the Grand National: "If he were to win the Becher Chase it wrecks your handicap mark and if you have a serious National horse you are better off fiddling around over hurdles.
Horses were originally eliminated by weight only because there was no such thing as a handicap mark, but there is no need for the rule to be extended indefinitely.
LEADING jump trainers Philip Hobbs and Evan Williams have responded with muted enthusiasm to BHA proposals that would potentially lower the number of runs needed to achieve a jump handicap mark from three to two.
Phil mentioned Master Minded in the Post article and he's a horse who's rated 186 over fences and 139 over hurdles, so it must be obvious to everyone that the difference between his two handicap marks could be exploited.
In these days of electronic communications, horses should have their handicap marks revised much faster, ideally by the next day.