Live Money Contest May 20 - 21

2017 Santa Anita Preakness Challenge

2017 Santa Anita Preakness Challenge

2017 Santa Anita Preakness Challenge
Top 10 (Day 2)

  1. Florine Sima $27,240.10 ($40,000 + National Handicapping Contest Entry + Full BCBC Entry)
  2. Tony Zhou $21,283 ($15,000 + National Handicapping Contest Entry + Full BCBC Entry)
  3. Jim Meeks $17,136.10 ($10,000 + National Handicapping Contest Entry)
  4. David Watts $15,678 ($5,000 + National Handicapping Contest Entry)
  5. Dennis Decauwer $14,961 (National Handicapping Contest Entry)
  6. David Nance $7,800
  7. Vic Stauffer $6,407.10
  8. Julie Clark $6,275.90
  9. John Fisher $6,230.50
  10. Adam Crickman $4,616.10

Day 1 Leader: David Watts $16,578 ($4,500 credit for a Santa Anita Handicapping Contest)

Show off your wagering prowess in our 2017 Preakness Challenge!

Check-in will begin at 9:00 am outside of the Eddie Logan Suite.

FORMAT

  • Live money contest with a $4,500 buy-in ($3,000 bankroll and $1,500 prize pool).
  • This is a two-day contest: May 20 – 21, 2017.
  • The contest tracks will be Santa Anita Park – all live races on Sat, May 20 & Sun, May 21, and Pimlico Racecourse – three select races on Sat, May 20  (Sir Barton, Longines Dixie, and Preakness Stakes – Race 11, 12, 13).
  • Each entry must wager at least $250 per race on a minimum of four races on Saturday.  Revised Wagering Rules:  Each entry must wager on at least 2 races on Sunday.  The remaining $1,500 must also be wagered during the contest (Meaning each player must wager a minimum of their entire $3,000 bankroll during the contest). There are no maximums – players may wager as much as they want, including winnings from their bankroll, whenever they wish. Players may wager less than $250 on a race if they choose but it does not count toward their minimum number of races at $250 or greater.
  • Players must wager a minimum of their entire $3,000 bankroll over the course of the contest.
  • Contest wagers include WIN/PLACE/SHOW/EXACTA/TRIFECTA/DAILY DOUBLE. No Superfecta or multi-race bets (besides the Daily Double).

PRIZES (BASED ON 69 ENTRIES)

  1. $40,000
  2. $15,000
  3. $10,000
  4. $5,000
  • Top 5 finishers: 2018 National Handicapping Championship Prize Package (+ Hotel Room and airfare to Las Vegas.)
  • Top 2 finishers: 2017 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge Prize Package ($10,000 BCBC entry)
  • Day 1 Prize: The leader after the final Santa Anita race on Day 1 of the contest will receive a $4,500 credit to be used on any future Santa Anita handicapping contest(s) in 2017.

AMENITIES

Entry includes seating in our premium areas for you and a guest: The Eddie Logan Suite, FrontRunner, Turf Terrace or Box Seats. Food is included.

  • $1,000,000 bonus for winning one the live money handicapping contests and the 2017 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge held at Del Mar on November 3-4.
  • If a Santa Anita contest winner collects the $1,000,000 bonus by winning the 2017 BCBC and then goes on to win the 2018 NTRA National Handicapping Championship in Las Vegas, the player will receive an additional $1,000,000 bonus.
  • Bonus winner will have the choice of $1,000,000 annuity or $575,000 lump sum cash payment.

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