Race writer-broadcaster Steve Byk launched DerbyTrail.com in 2003, where his feature writing and analysis attracted a loyal following. While contributing to the Blood-Horse in 2005, he joined ‘At the Races and Beyond’ on SiriusXM and began hosting ‘At the Races with Steve Byk’ in 2007.
Heard Monday – Friday 9:00 am-12:00 pm ET on Sirius 219 & XM 201, ‘At the Races with Steve Byk’ is thoroughbred racing’s only national daily news and talk show and features a roster of the leading voices in the game. The show also streams online – click here for broadcast »
Steve, Chuck Simon and Gary Sciacca introduced Dee Tee Stables in 2006 as a way to bring fans and players into racing as owners with more than 150 partners. Steve’s service to the game has been recognized with industry honors including the Kentucky Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Charles Engelhard (2023), the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters Jim McKay (2021), Monmouth Park’s Bill Handleman (2020) and Pimlico’s Old Hilltop (2019).
Steve is married to the former Tina Luke, a Saratoga mutuel teller and Salem CSD math teacher whom he met cashing a Pick 4 ticket at the IRS window in 2007.
You can reach Steve by email or learn more at www.derbytrail.com.