Nov 01

A Two Day Handicapping Contest

The Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge

The Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge
Next Event Friday November 1 8:00 am - 7:00 pm

PLAY IN THE BCBC AT SANTA ANITA

Santa Anita Park is the official host site of the 2019 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge.  Compete from The Great Race Place in one of the biggest handicapping contests of the year.

To play at Santa Anita Park, check in at the NEW Horseplayer Lounge located at the Top of the Stretch, above Clockers’ Corner.

QUALIFY FOR THE BCBC AT SANTA ANITA

Saturday, September 28 – Win & You’re in Challenge
Sunday, September 29 – $500 Opening Weekend Challenge
Saturday, October 26 – $500 Last Chance BCBC Challenge

PLAYER’S BANKROLL

The 2019 Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge is a “real money” handicapping challenge. Players will be required to deposit $10,000, of which $7,500 will be the players’ bankroll for wagering during the Tournament.

FORMAT

Tournament races will include ALL live races from Santa Anita Park on Friday, November 1, 2019 and live races through the Breeders’ Cup Classic on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Wager types permitted are Win, Place, Show, Exacta, Trifecta and Daily Double. Special Daily Doubles that consist of the 1st leg on Friday and 2nd leg on Saturday are not included. Click here to read the official rules.

ESTIMATED PRIZES

Of the $10,000 buy-in, $2,500 will be placed in the prize pool. If 400 players enter the Tournament, the cash prize pool paid will be $1,000,000.

1st Place – $300,000 6th Place – $50,000 11th Place – $20,000
2nd Place – $200,000 7th Place – $40,000 12th Place – $17,500
3rd Place – $110,000 8th Place – $35,000 13th Place – $15,000
4th Place – $75,000 9th Place – $30,000 14th Place – $12,500
5th Place – $60,000 10th Place – $25,000 15th Place – $10,000

BCBC/NHC BONUS

A $3 million National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) Tour bonus – the largest prize ever offered in the handicapping contest world – will be awarded to any horseplayer who wins the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) and the NTRA National Horseplayers Championship, presented by Racetrack Television Network, Stats Race Lens and Treasure Island Las Vegas.

REGISTRATION

For registration and official contest rules please visit the official BCBC contest page here.

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