Steve – Thoroughbred racing fan and horseplayer who routinely follows the mid-Atlantic circuit. Steve and his wife Kristin live in Arlington, VA and try to get away as much as possible to visit tracks around the country.
Derek Brown (aka NJDerek) – A New Jersey-based horseplayer and PR consultant who’s forte is playing races on the turf. Derek’s contributes regular handicapping columns and participates in our weekly Solar System of Handicapping throw down.
Dylan Jarmulowicz (“The Wedge Master”) is an Arizona State University student, avid golfer, and serious handicapper who hangs his hat in Leicester, Massachusetts. He frequents Boston’s Suffolk Downs and also plays Delta Downs, Aqueduct, Belmont, and Tampa Bay Downs. Dylan follows Saratoga in the summer and handicaps the weekly steeplechase races.
Paul Mazur has played the Illinois circuit of Arlington Park and Hawthorne Race Course since 2008. For WirePlayers he follows his home circuit with occasional road trips to racing’s biggest days. His work has also appeared at GradedStakes (http://www.gradedstakes.com/category/breeders-cup) and Iron Maidens (ironmaidensthroughbreds.com). Paul also was the lead organizer of the Inaugural “FormBlog Convention” held in September 2010 at Arlington. He lives, writes, and wagers in Chicago.
Andrew literally grew up at Saratoga Race Course. His grandfather and family ran two kitchens and a concession stand for the backstretch workers for over 55 years and his parents took pictures of the stakes races for the Associated Press. He was hooked from the time he was knew what a horse was, as evidenced by his picture. Andrew still lives in the Saratoga Springs area and goes to the track as much as he can.