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Hawthorne Handicapping Challenge

Satellite Contest

Saturday, October 25



$50 entry fee


Contest race 1: Woodbine– Race 4  approx. 1:30
Contest race 2: Hawthorne– Race 1
Contest race 3: Woodbine– Race 5
Contest race 4: Keeneland– Race 6
Contest race 5: Belmont– Race 7
Contest race 6: Keeneland– Race 8
Contest race 6: Hawthorne– Race 6
Contest race 6: Santa Anita– Race 4


The Contest:
The Hawthorne Satellite Handicapping Contest on Oct. 25 at Canterbury Park will qualify a player(s) to the Hawthorne Fall Super NHC Qualifier at Hawthorne Race Course in Stickney, IL on Nov. 29 and 30. Winner(s) receives $700 in entry fees plus a $50 NHC Tour registration and $500 for travel.

Contest races will be designated the day prior to the satellite. There will be eight races in the satellite contest.

Contest will begin no earlier than 1PM.

Each player will pay a non-refundable $50 entry fee. One player for each 25 entries in the satellite will win  $700 in entry fees  plus a $50 NHC Tour registration and $500 for travel to the Hawthorne Fall Super Qualifier.

Players will select one horse in each contest race and will earn points based on a mythical $20 across the board wager.  Points are capped as follows:  600 win; 400 place; 200 show.


  Each selection must be placed prior to post time of each contest race. Entrants may place selections before post time of each contest race or may submit all selections in advance and will receive the post time favorite should a scratch occur.


The player with the most points at the conclusion of the contest will win the prize.


Hawthorne will award 6 NHC Entries.




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