New HorseTourneys Contest Format Is a Surprise

By Justin Dew | April 1, 2021

(This was an April Fools joke.) No one can fault the sport of horse racing or any other industry for trying new things from time to time. In life and in business, if you aren’t growing, you’re losing to the competition. Having said that, the new contest format announced this week on HorseTourneys may be…

Highway Robbery

By Justin Dew | January 24, 2021

Dylan Donnelly just had the 2020 NHC Tour Championship stolen from him. Let me explain. Soon after the Breeders’ Cup Classic was declared official, I took the Gulfstream Park elevator down to the ground floor and headed through the mostly-deserted facility on my way to the parking lot. I had opted to play from Gulfstream,…

LoneSpeed 2020 Kentucky Derby Analysis

By Justin Dew | September 5, 2020

It’s finally here. Assuming protesters don’t burn down Churchill Downs between now and Saturday evening, the long-awaited Kentucky Derby with zero fans in attendance will finally happen. And when it does, we’ll be less than eight months away from the next Kentucky Derby. But we can talk about that later. For now, we have horses…

Is the Money Moves Beyer legit?

By Justin Dew | September 5, 2020

Pull Out Your PPs- Derby Day Pick 5

By Justin Dew | September 4, 2020

Pull Out Your PPs-Oaks Pick 4

By Justin Dew | September 3, 2020

Show me your PPs. I’ll show you mine. And together, we’ll play the Kentucky Oaks Pick 4.


LoneSpeed Early Kentucky Oaks Thoughts

By Justin Dew | August 31, 2020

I need a new long shot, and I think I have him.

By Justin Dew | August 27, 2020

I’ve been staring at this screen for the last 12 minutes as I struggle with how to start this post. So many thoughts are running through my brain, and I think I just need to make this a stream-of-consciousness thing. No order. No concern for sentence structure. None of it. I had Animal Kingdom in…

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LoneSpeed Belmont Stakes Analysis

By Justin Dew | June 20, 2020

Over the course of the last few days, as I’ve watched replays, analyzed pace and speed figures, and attempted to project how the Belmont Stakes would unfold at this abbreviated distance, I have landed on no fewer than five horses as my top pick. So you know my ultimate pick is hardly a play of…


Saturday Churchill Downs Pick 5 Analysis

By Justin Dew | May 23, 2020

Full disclosure: This is going to be an expensive ticket, but it represents my entire bankroll for the day. Yes, you heard that right. This is the only play I am making all day. The reason is because I think there are some favorites on the Churchill Downs card today that are vulnerable, and I…

Well, this isn’t gonna work

By Justin Dew | May 19, 2020

While it’s true that there are roughly eight months remaining in the race for NHC Tour Champion, the handwriting is on the wall for me, even at this early stage. It is undeniable that if I hope to make a serious, profitable run at the big money awards handed out to positions one through four,…

Arkansas Derby- Pull Out Your PPs

By Justin Dew | May 2, 2020

It’s time for another edition of everyone’s favorite LoneSpeed show…