Santa Anita's $500 April Handicapping Challenge shapes up as a “must play” for handicappers, as The Great Race Place and XpressBet will guarantee $35,000 in prizes on Saturday, April 21. The guaranteed prize pool includes:
(3) Entries into Santa Anita's Preakness Challenge on May 19 and May 20, 2018
(2) Entries into the 2019 National Horseplayers Championship (NHC)
(1) A $10,000 Cash Prize Pool to the top four finishers, courtesy of XpressBet.com
The total value of the prize pool will increase to $45,000 at 150 total entrants in the contest and $55,000 at 200 total entrants.
Horseplayers will be able to compete on-track at Santa Anita with VIP accommodations, or online through XpressBet.com. Buy-in is just $500 per entry, with $300 going to the player's bankroll and $200 directed toward the prize pool. The contest format includes win, place, show, exacta, trifecta and Daily Double wagers on Santa Anita races on April 21.
Players are encouraged to signup online at santaanita.com/contests. For additional information, please call Santa Anita Marketing at (626) 574-6384.
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