Big A Fall Handicapping Challenge Nov. 19-20
The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) announced the return of live-money tournament play at Aqueduct Racetrack with the annual Big A Fall Handicapping Challenge the weekend of Saturday, November 19 and Sunday, November 20.
Held over two separate contest days, horseplayers will have the opportunity to win cash and qualify for up to four spots total to the National Handicapping Championships in Las Vegas from, January 27 – January 29.
With a $400 entry fee per each contest day, with $200 allocated to the prize pool and the remaining $200 comprising each player’s live bankroll. Contestants will have the chance to place win, place, or show wagers on a minimum of ten different races with the top earners pocketing their winnings earned in addition to the prize pool.
Saturday’s race schedule includes the $100,000 Notebook Stakes for state-bred 2-year-olds going 6 furlongs. In the featured race of the day, 14 are entered for the $150,000 Artie Schiller Stakes for 3-year-olds and up going 1 mile on the turf.
For pre-registration and more information on the Big A Fall Handicapping Challenge, please visit NYRA.com. All tournament entry fees will be due each day of the contest with walk-up registrations accepted outside the Manhattan Terrace on the third floor at Aqueduct.