Fans Can Watch Free, High Quality Live Video, Wager on Santa Anita Races
January 14, 2014 (Washington, PA) – Leading online wagering provider, Xpressbet, and Santa Anita Park have partnered to provide visitors to Santa Anita’s website with enhanced access to live racing video and wagering. The ‘Watch and Wager’ page – available at http://santaanita.com/xpressbet-watch-and-wager – will provide Santa Anita fans the opportunity to watch free live video, and also bet Santa Anita races, directly from SantaAnita.com.
Xpressbet and Santa Anita will provide visitors up to 30 minutes of free, high-quality live video each racing day, and users can watch even more video by opening a free and legal Xpressbet wagering account. In addition to having increased access to Santa Anita’s live video, Xpressbet account holders can sign in and bet the races with their Xpressbet account directly from the Watch and Wager page.
“This is a great opportunity for us to provide our fans even more access to Santa Anita’s races,” said Santa Anita’s Vice President of Marketing, Nate Newby. “This enhancement will be an integral part of our newly redesigned website which we will be rolling out in the next couple of months. We hope our visitors find the site easy to use and are able to complement the free video with some winning wagers with Xpressbet.”
Santa Anita fans can open a free Xpressbet account using promo code XMAN125. New customers receive a $125 bonus when they wager their first $100. In addition to playing the races from Santa Anita, Xpressbet customers can wager on more than 300 racetracks around the world, including Gulfstream Park, Tampa Bay Downs, New York Racing Association Tracks, Churchill Downs and Keeneland.
According to Xpressbet’s Vice President of Marketing, Kerry Carlson, “This is a great opportunity for Xpressbet to give back to great racing fans in California and around the country. We hope they enjoy watching and wagering on the exciting racing action from Santa Anita. If they can’t make it to the track, we don’t want them to miss a minute of the action.”
Xpressbet is a Stronach Group company, North America’s leading Thoroughbred racetrack owner/operator. The Stronach Group racetracks include Santa Anita Park, Gulfstream Park & Casino, Golden Gate Fields, Portland Meadows, Laurel Park and Pimlico Race Course, home of the world-famous Preakness. The company owns and operates the Palm Meadows Training Center in Florida, and is one of North America’s top race horse breeders through its award-winning Adena Springs operation. The Stronach Group is one of the world’s largest suppliers of pari-mutuel wagering systems, technologies and services. Its companies include AmTote, a global leader in wagering technology; Xpressbet, an Internet and telephone account wagering service; and Monarch Content Management, which acts as a simulcast purchase and sales agent of horseracing content for numerous North American racetracks and wagering outlets. The Stronach Group is also a major producer of televised horseracing programming through its HRTV cable and satellite network and is North America’s premier supplier of virtual online horseracing games, as well as a leading producer of social media content for the horseracing industry.