Dean Towers

Articles (starting with the most recent):

Can excitement be injected into the sport?

By Dean Towers / October 17, 2021

Late odds changes in harness racing are no easy fix

By Dean Towers / October 7, 2021

A stakes year straight out of Bizarro World

By Dean Towers / October 3, 2021

Formula 1’s recent growth proves old sports can learn new tricks

By Dean Towers / September 10, 2021

How former horseplayer Garett Skiba won $1 million betting golf

By Dean Towers / August 27, 2021

The Hambletonian remains vital to harness racing’s future

By Dean Towers / August 6, 2021

Give us a reason (any reason) to bet

By Dean Towers / July 24, 2021

The “wait until next week” harness racing culture needs to go

By Dean Towers / July 11, 2021

Show us the horses

By Dean Towers / June 27, 2021

Doing the little things right (with two pizzas)

By Dean Towers / June 11, 2021

Too many winning favorites is a customer killer

By Dean Towers / May 28, 2021

Drivers giving holes — good or bad for the game?

By Dean Towers / May 16, 2021

Changes in tactics no friend to the harness racing customer, or the business

By Dean Towers / April 29, 2021

Friday harness racing musings

By Dean Towers / April 16, 2021

We shouldn’t expect perfection from drivers…

By Dean Towers / March 27, 2021

Odds board manipulation is nothing new, but it seems to be more prevalent

By Dean Towers / March 14, 2021

Higher minimum bet sizes can help broaden the wagering tent

By Dean Towers / February 27, 2021

Need demand for your betting product? Manufacture it

By Dean Towers / February 13, 2021

The harness gambit: speak to the betting demographic you need, not the one you want

By Dean Towers / February 6, 2021

Harness racing historian Joe FitzGerald dead at 73

By Dean Towers / June 28, 2020

California’s problems puts racing on alert and harness racing should be prepared

By Dean Towers / April 12, 2019

Accurate information is key in the new wagering age

By Dean Towers / March 15, 2019

Salute to the standardbred – never taken for granted

By Dean Towers / March 1, 2019

Harness racing’s “no try” races need a dose of transparency

By Dean Towers / February 17, 2019

The $100 million New Jersey subsidy comes with a dash of drama

By Dean Towers / February 1, 2019
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