Feb 22

Presented by Santa Anita & Xpressbet

$500 February Betting Challenge

$500 February Betting Challenge
Next Event Saturday February 22 10:00 am - 5:00 pm



$500, per entry
($300 Bankroll / $200 Prizes)
100% of entry fees paid out as prizes


  1. On-track at Santa Anita Park
  2. Online on Xpressbet

PRIZES (Based on 175 Entries)*

  • Six (6) entries into the 2020 Ultimate Betting Challenge on March 7, 2020 ($3,000 full entry, per entry prize)
  • Two (2) entries into the National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) valid for 2021
  • Four night stay at Bally’s in Las Vegas and a $500 travel reimbursement for all NHC qualifiers.
  • $10,000 Cash Prize Pool to the Top Five Finishers
  • $1,500 On-Track Cash Prize to player on-track that finishes highest in the final standings


  • Tournament races include ALL races at Santa Anita Park on Saturday, February 22, 2020.
  • Permitted wagers are Win, Place, Show, Exacta, Trifecta, and Daily Double.
  • Players must wager a minimum of three (3) contest races at a minimum of $50 on each of the three (3) races.
  • Players must wager a minimum of their entire $300 bankroll during the contest.
  • There are no maximums – players may wager as much as they want, including the winnings from their bankroll, whenever they wish.
  • Daily Double wagers will count toward the wagering total in the race the bet is placed. For example, a Daily Double wager on the Race 4 (linking to Race 5) will count as a wager on Race 4.


The on-track player at Santa Anita that finishes highest in the final standings of this contest will receive a $1,500 cash prize.


Win a full $500 entry into this contest thru Santa Anita’s on-track $40 handicapping contests:

  • Saturday, January 11, 2020
  • Sunday, January 12, 2020
  • Saturday, January 18, 2020
  • Sunday, January 19, 2020
  • Sunday, January 26, 2020
  • Saturday, February 1, 2020
  • Sunday, February 2, 2020
  • Saturday, February 8, 2020
  • Sunday, February 9, 2020
  • Saturday, February 15, 2020
  • Sunday, February 16, 2020


Max three (3) entries per person.


Per the NTRA, contest players must be a member of the NHC Tour prior to the start of this contest in order to be eligible to accept NHC prize entries.  Signup for the NHC here.


This is an official NHC Tour event and NHC points will be awarded in accordance with NHC Tour rules and policies.


Coming Soon.

* The promoted prize pool above is an example based on 175 total entries in this contest.  The final prize pool is dependent upon total entries into this contest.  Santa Anita Park and Xpressbet reserve the right to adjust the total prize pool.  The final prize pool will be announced on Saturday, February 22, 2020 after the entry period has closed.

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