Preakness Day Santa Anita Challenge

Top 5 Preakness Day Challenge Winners

May 17 & 18
Official Rules

Contest Format

• Two day live money contest on all Santa Anita races and the Preakness Stakes
• $4,000 Buy-In ($3,000 bankroll and $1,000 entry fee with 100% of entry fees going to prizes)
• Win/Place/Show and Exacta wagers are eligible for the contest (No Trifecta, Superfecta, Super High 5 or multi-race exotic wagers will be permitted in the contest)
• Each entry must wager at least $250 per race on a minimum of four races each day of the contest. The remaining $1,000 must also be wagered during the contest (Meaning each player must wager a minimum of their entire $3,000 bankroll during the contest).
• Maximum of two entries per person

Prizes ($25,000 Prize Pool)

• 1st Place: $15,000
• 2nd Place: $5,000
• 3rd Place: $2,500
• Leader after Day 1: Entry in the $6,500 buy-in Closing Weekend Hundred-Grander
• Leader after Race 5 on Sunday: $2,500
• Top 5 finishers qualify for 2015 NHC
• Top 2 finishers receive full $10,000 entry into the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge
• 3rd, 4th and 5th place finishers receive $2,500 entry fee into the Breeders’ Cup Betting Challenge
• Contest winner receives full $6,500 entry in the Closing Weekend Hundred-Grander
Participation Prize Bonus: If the contest reaches 100 entries, a 6th NHC spot will be awarded.


Registration will begin in the Eddie Logan Suite at 8:30 am on Saturday, May 17. Club House Passes will be available at the Will Call under Preakness – Santa Anita Challenge. Reminder: First post at Santa Anita on Preakness Day is 11:30 AM.

To register, call Nate Newby at (626) 574-6391 or e-mail at
Mail check for $4,000 per entry payable to:
Los Angeles Turf Club, ATTN: Nate Newby
Santa Anita Park
285 W. Huntington Dr.
Arcadia, CA 91007

Checks must be received by Monday, May 12. Players can also bring cash and register for the contest on Saturday, May 17 at the Eddie Logan Suite. There is no cap on number of entries so you will not be shut out of the Preakness-Santa Anita Challenge. For players interested in the Closing Weekend Hundred Grander contest, please bring a $1,500 deposit to reserve your spot. The Closing Weekend Hundred Grander is capped at 50 entries plus the 6 entries awarded as prizes during Santa Anita’s first three contests.
Official Rules