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ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS

SHRP OAKS/DERBY BONUS HANDICAPPING CONTEST

FRIDAY MAY 3 (KENTUCKY OAKS DAY)

and
      
SATURDAY MAY 4 (KENTUCKY DERBY DAY)

ENTRY DEADLINE FOR FRIDAY AT 1:00PM

ENTRY DEADLINE FOR SATURDAY TBD

 

MUST PLAY BOTH DAYS ---- NO NEW ENTRIES ON SATURDAY


OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES AND CONDITIONS


OVERVIEW


The SHRP OAKS/DERBY BONUS HANDICAPPING CONTEST (the “Contest”) will be a two day event on Friday May 3 and Saturday May 4.

The contest format is a mythical $2 Win Place Wager on each of the eleven graded stakes races at Churchill Downs on May 3 and May 4 including the Kentucky Oaks on Friday and the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. (number of races subject to reduction depending on final post times)

Anyone selecting the winner of both the Kentucky Oaks and the Kentucky Derby will have  25 bonus dollars ($25.00) added to their mythical winnings.

The winners of the Contest will be the three persons with the highest mythical winnings (including any Oaks/ Derby bonus money) on their selections for the two days combined. 

The $1000 prize money will be divided as follows:

$500 to first place ----$300 to second place --- $200 to third place

An entry package will be available at the Players Lounge Desk no later than late Wednesday afternoon. The entry package will contain a selection sheet for Friday and a selection sheet for Saturday.

The selection sheets for each day must be deposited in the appropriate entry box for each day at the entry table at the north entrance to the grand stand.

The deadline for depositing the Kentucky Oaks Day selection sheet is 12:15PM on Friday.  The deadline for
depositing the Kentucky Derby selection sheet is 12:10PM on Saturday.  These deadlines are subject to
change.

CONTESTANTS MUST SUBMIT A SELECTION SHEET FOR BOTH DAYS.

NO NEW CONTESTANTS ALLOWED ON SATURDAY.

ANY CHANGES TO THE NUMBER OF CONTEST RACES OR DEADLINE FOR DEPOSITNIG
SELCTIONS WILL BE NOTED IN THE ENTRY PACKET AVILABLE LATE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.  

 


OTHER RULES

  1. Any patron 21 years or older can register for the Contest.  There is no entry fee and there are no purchases required.

  2. Each contestant may enter only one time. Also, no tandem entries are allowed. Contestants with multiple or tandem selection sheets for either day will be disqualified.  

     

  3. If there is a tie for any of the first three positions, the prize money for those positions will be combined and divided equally among those who have tied.

  4. If a horse is scratched following the contestant’s submission of a selection sheet, then the horse named by the
    contestant as his or her alternate selection will be used.  If both horses are scratched, then the post time favorite
    will be used.

  5. If any Contest Race is cancelled, then that race will be excluded from the Contest, and the Contest will proceed as
    if that race had never been designated as a Contest Race.

  6. Employees (including persons employed by on site contractors) of  Sam Houston Race Park, MAXXAM Corporation, Penn National Gaming Inc.,  or any of  their  affiliates, and the immediate family members of any such employees
    MAY NOT ENTER  the  Contest. Immediate family includes but is not limited to any relative residing at the same residence of the employee.

  7. ALL INTERPRETATIONS OF THESE RULES AND CONDITIONS AND ALL QUESTIONS NOT COVERED IN THESE RULES WILL BE DECIDED BY THE MANAGEMENT OF SAM HOUSTON RAC  PARK WHOSE DECISION WILL BE FINAL AND WITHOUT ANY CLAIM FOR DAMAGES OR RECOURSE OF ANY KIND. AMONG OTHER THINGS, SAM HOUSTON RACE PARK RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DECLARE THE CONTEST NULL AND VOID AND TO WITHOLD ALL PRIZES IF THERE ARE ANY IRREGULARITIES OR UNFORSEEN PROBLEMS.

  8. By entering the Contest, each contestant consents without limitations and without receiving additional compensation to the use of his or her photograph, broadcast testimonial, and/or likeness for advertising purposes by Sam Houston Race Park and its brokers or advertising agencies.


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