$25,000+ Road to Kentucky

Handicapping Tournament

Play in our $25,000 Road to Kentucky handicapping contest and follow the top 3-year-old horses in the country each Saturday until May 2!

Starting Saturday, Jan. 18, each week gives you a fresh slate of horses and a new opportunity to win. Weekly and season-long prizes will be awarded to the top handicappers.

This year’s Road to Kentucky features a Grand Prize Contest, with the winner getting an entry to the $2 million National Horseplayer Championship in 2021, plus airfare and accommodations (a total value of $4,750!). The top two players each week and top eight players overall will get an entry for the Grand Prize Contest. Win that and you have a chance to win $1 million just for picking winners!

Road to Kentucky Flyer


Weekly Prizes:(Highest Point Total For Day)
1st – $300 • 2nd – $200 • 3rd – $175 • 4th – $100 • 5th – $75

Overall Prizes Award
Highest Accumulated Point Total $1,000
2nd Highest $850
3rd Highest $750
4th Highest $500
5th Highest $450
6th Highest $400
7th Highest $350
8th Highest $300
9th Highest $250
10th Highest $200
11th – 25th Highest $100
26th – 30th Highest $50

How to Play
Players select one horse in each race at the featured track as well as each bonus race. Points are awarded based on a mythical $20 across the board bet. Bonus races earn double points, while the Kentucky Derby earns triple points.
You can enter at the third floor information booth starting at 10 a.m. on Saturdays from Jan. 18 through May 2. Winners of weekly and overall contests will receive points toward our 2020 Handicapper of the Year honor.
The entry deadline is first post of the contest track. Scratches will be replaced with the post time favorite. A cap limits the points you can earn on a single race. For overall point totals, players must subtract their three lowest weekly scores. Must be 18 to play and 21 to win Grand Prize.

Official Rules

Full Simulcast Calendar

Results: Click Here


January 18, 202012:00 PMFair GroundsLeComte Stakes – FG$300 + Contest Entry – Jubert, Russ
$200 + Contest Entry – McWilliams, Scott
$175 – Evanson, Brad
$100 – Quinn, Patrick
$75 – Mangru, Shivbachan
January 25, 202010:30 AMGulfstream ParkNo Bonus Races$300 + Contest Entry – Loose, Todd
$200 + Contest Entry – Tindall, Michael
$175 – Proudfoot, Michael
$100 – Goltz, James
$75 – Bolin, Shawn
February 1, 202011:00 AMGulfstream ParkHoly Bull – GP
Robert B. Lewis Stakes – SA
Withers – AQU
$300 + Contest Entry – Hernandez, Ray
$200 + Contest Entry – Gray, David
$175 – Meyer, Adam
$100 – Nelson, Virgil
$75 – Murphy, Andrew
February 8, 202011:00 AMTampa Bay DownsSam F. Davis Stakes – TAM$300 + Contest Entry – Dabu, Alberto MVP
$200 + Contest Entry – Peterson, Halleck
$175 – Schneider, Jeffrey
$100 – Meyer, Bruce
$75 – Dickhudt, Michael
February 15, 202012:00 PMFair GroundsRisen Star – FG
El Camino Real – GG
February 22, 202011:35 AMGulfstream ParkNo Bonus Races
February 29, 202011:35 AMGulfstream ParkFountain of Youth – GP
March 7, 2020Tampa Bay DownsTampa Bay Derby – TAM
Gotham – AQU
San Felipe – SA
March 14, 2020OaklawnRebel Stakes – OP
Jeff Ruby Steaks – TP
March 21, 202011:00 AMFair GroundsLouisiana Derby – FG
March 28, 202010:30 AMGulfstream ParkFlorida Derby – GP
April 4, 2020KeenelandBlue Grass Stakes – KEE
Wood Memorial – AQU
Santa Anita Derby – SA
April 11, 2020OaklawnArkansas Derby – OP
Lexington Stakes – KEE
April 18, 2020KeenelandNo Bonus Races
April 25, 2020Belmont ParkNo Bonus Races
May 2, 2020Churchill DownsKentucky Derby – CD

We aim to post the results by Noon on Thursdays. The results will be unofficial for at least 24 hours in order to accommodate errors and discrepancies. If your results are missing from the list below or contain a critical miscalculation, please email tpoppler@canterburypark.com with your name, MVP number, and a detailed description of the error.

Minimum pari-mutuel play using MVP Rewards card required for full prize payout: $20 in pari-mutuel wagers each contest day for daily prizes, $320 in pari-mutuel wagers for all contest days combined for overall prizes. 


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