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Daily Racing Form Introduces FREE Harness Past Performances Exclusively On Its Online Wagering Platform, DRFBets

 

New York, NY (June 28, 2013) For the first time ever, Daily Racing Form (DRF), will offer its Premium DRF Harness Eye and Daily Harness Program Past Performances™ for FREE with wagers made on DRFBets™, America's fastest growing online wagering platform.

For almost 50 years, DRF Harness Eye Premium Past Performances have been considered by bettors as the most in-depth and trusted source of harness information available. Priced retail at $2.75 per card, DRF's enhanced PPs provide detailed insight into Harness handicapping and are perfect for the experienced Harness player looking for in-depth, dynamic past performances. They feature exclusive “Eye” Speed Ratings and Harness Eye Variant & Bias Track Ratings, plus individual horse fractional times on every PP line, horse’s 3-year track record, layoff lines and more.

DRF’s Daily Harness Program provides a traditional PP handicapping experience. Priced retail at $1.50 per card, DHP is perfect for Harness players looking for the ease of handicapping and wagering online. Features include a PDF replica of the DHP print version, standard program information, at least 4 past performance lines per horse, race commentary for select tracks and race by race consensus winning selections.

"We’ve listened to our horseplayers, and we know that access to premium DRF Harness Eye and Daily Harness Program PPs where they place their online bets is critical to their online playing experience,” said John Hartig, CEO of Daily Racing Form.  "By combining free exclusive Past Performances that players have trusted since 1964, with DRF Harness’ high quality content and racing analysis, we will deliver to Harness players unmatched value and a more robust online betting environment.”

"The free Past Performance offering is another step in the evolution of DRF Harness," said DRF Harness Editor Derick Giwner. "Since our launch 18 months ago, we have enriched our content on www.drf.com/harness to include exclusive feature stories, analysis, video content, and more, all designed to bring premium information to the fans and bettors. I invite everyone to test-drive our Past Performances and see why so many players won’t bet without them."

Access to FREE Harness Past Performances is the latest member benefit of DRFBets. Other DRFBets member benefits include:

  • No sign-up or online wagering fees at any level
  • Secure wagering with the most-trusted name in racing for 118 years
  • FREE DRF Classic Past Performances™, America’s best Handicapping tool with wagering
  • Over $500/year in premium wagering analysis from DRF Handicappers
  • Free live streaming video of Thoroughbred, Harness and Quarter Horse races and replays
  • Exclusive 1-click exotic wagering with DRF TicketMaker™
  • Rewards including DRF Formulator Past Performances™ and wagering credits

Players can find more information about DRFBets at www.drf.com/bets.

ABOUT Daily Racing Form
Daily Racing Form, “America's Turf Authority since 1894" for Thoroughbred racing horseplayers and professionals throughout North America is the Thoroughbred industry's dominant multi-channel media company. Launched in 1894, Daily Racing Form is the only daily newspaper in the U.S. dedicated solely to the coverage of a single sport, publishing up to 2,000 unique pages of statistical and editorial copy every day, in as many as 20 daily editions, 364 days a year. Its companion website, www.DRF.com  is the most heavily-trafficked horseracing destination, providing players with the most extensive news coverage in racing, interactive past performances, exclusive handicapping tools, and access to DRF Bets™, America’s fastest growing online and mobile wagering platform. Additionally, Daily Racing Form publishes DRF Harness Eye, the daily newspaper and digital content for Standardbred racing since 1964, offering news, handicapping products, and online wagering functionality specifically for Harness players. In 2013, Daily Racing Form introduced DRF Breeding, a business dedicated to serving the Breeding industry, bringing expanded coverage and tools to horseplayer and breeding enthusiasts alike.