Daily Racing Form Introduces New Mobile Site Delivering
DRF’s Best-in-Breed Coverage and Online Wagering for Players On-The-Go

Leading Source for Thoroughbred Racing News, Handicapping, and Online Wagering
Now Optimized for Smartphone Users

New York, NY (April 25, 2013) Daily Racing Form (DRF) today announces the launch of, a mobile platform designed for today’s horseplayers who are playing the game anywhere and everywhere.  The new mobile site features DRF’s exclusive racing coverage and tools, and includes seamless access to DRF Bets™, America’s fastest growing online wagering platform. 

Daily Racing Form’s audience is increasingly mobile, and the number of players accessing and DRFBets from a mobile device has doubled in the past year,” said John Hartig, CEO of Daily Racing Form. “Our goal is to provide horseplayers with the best possible experience that puts DRF’s best-in-breed expert analysis, handicapping tools and direct access to DRFBets in the palm of their hands. With the launch of, horseplayers will be served expanded and real-time racing coverage as reported from DRF’s expert handicappers at trackside – arming them with important insights designed to improve betting ROI.”

The mobile site, developed with Toronto-based Polar Mobile, provides DRF’s up-to-the-minute extensive racing news coverage, Past Performances, exclusive handicapping analysis and instant access to wagering through DRF Bets. Helpful key features include:

  • Design and navigation optimized for iPhone® and Android™ smartphone screens
  • Fast access to late-breaking stories, video reports, track news, Triple Crown coverage, photo slideshows and more
  • Direct access to the DRFBets mobile wagering site (

“We’ve listened to our players, and they want a seamless handicapping and wagering experience across all platforms,” said Todd Unger, President of Digital at Daily Racing Form.  “This is just the first step in bringing DRF’s extensive content, handicapping tools and wagering platform to players wherever they are.” 

Keeping the horseplayer’s needs center stage in its mission, DRF is also developing a tablet-optimized site, mobile handicapping and wagering applications, as well as mobile apps for major Thoroughbred racing events.

DRF’s mobile site may be accessed directly at Users who visit from their smartphones will be directed automatically to the mobile site.

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,  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.