Handicapping Challenge

When: Saturday & Sunday, July 29 - 30
Type: Promotion

 


Del Mar July Handicapping Challenge
14TH ANNUAL
SATURDAY & SUNDAY
JULY 29 & 30, 2017
 
 
$300,000+ IN PRIZES*
$120,000+ TO FIRST
6 BCBC FULL ENTRIES
100% OF PRIZE POOL RETURNED
plus DEL MAR ADDS 8 NHC ENTRIES
 
 
To Enter :
$7,000 Buy-In inclusive of $5,000 live bankroll and $2,000 towards the prize pool 
A $500 deposit is required to confirm entry
Format :
Live money contest
Win, Place, Show, Exacta, Trifecta and Daily Double wagering only 
Wager $500 or more on a minimum of three races each day
Must wager a minimum of $2,500 total each day
Challenge races: All Del Mar live races including 4 stakes races and select Saratoga stakes races to be determined 
 
Prizes* :
Prize pool of $300,000+ is based on expected 140 entrants. First place winner receives a $1,000,000 bonus if he or she goes on to win the 2017 Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge (BCBC) at Del Mar on November 3 & 4.

First Place: $120,000+ in prizes, includes $90,000 cash and $10,000 entry Breeders' Cup Betting Challenge, $1,000,000 Bonus Opportunity
Second Place: $60,000+ in prizes, includes BCBC $10,000 entry
Third Place: $30,000+ in prizes, includes BCBC $10,000 entry
Fourth Place: $20,000+ in prizes, includes BCBC $10,000 entry
Fifth Place: $15,000+ in prizes, includes BCBC $10,000 entry
Sixth Place: $12,000+ in prizes, includes BCBC $10,000 entry
Seventh: $8,000+ in prizes           Eighth: $5,000+ in prizes
Day One Prize: 2017 Del Mar November Challenge Entry (Total: $4,000 value)
 
In addition to the above prizes and 100% prize pool return, Del Mar pays for eight 2018 $2.5 million National Horseplayers Championship (NHC) entires to the top eight finishers.
  
Additional Details: 
  • Up to two entries per person is permitted
  • Limited to the first 150 entries
  • Players keep all remaining funds in their live-money bankroll
  • Earn NHC Tour Points
  • Luxurious seating with hosted buffet and beverages
  • No dress code
  • $500 deposit required to secure spot 
  • Qualify at HorseTourneys.com, DRF Tournaments or Surfside Raceplace on July 15
 
Please contact Chris Bahr, chris@dmtc.com, for all contest questions and hotel reservations and discounts. 
 
*Based on expected 140 entrants
 

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