NTRA ‘ROOKIE’ CONTEST
(September 20) Entries and Selections are open for the Sunday, September 21st NTRA ‘ROOKIE’ contest. ONLY NEW 2014 NHC TOUR MEMBERS ARE ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS ROOKIE CONTEST. The entry fee is $25, only one entry per person. THREE (3) NHC spots will be awarded in this Rookie contest. Thank you for playing.
YOU MUST BE A NEW NHC TOUR MEMBER IN 2014 AND HAVE NEVER BEEN A MEMBER OF THE NHC TOUR IN ANY PREVIOUS YEAR TO PLAY IN THIS CONTEST – this is per the NTRA criteria for this contest. This is a LIVE format contest and players can submit their selections up until the off of each race. It is suggested though, that selections be posted in advance of the contest and then edited as necessary. See the HOW TO PLAY page for additional details.
Welcome to the Official Online Qualifying Site for the Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship (NHC).
This site offers players the chance to qualify to the Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship (NHC), the preeminent, industry-recognized Championship of tournament handicapping. There were 495 players participating in the NHC Finals conducted at Treasure Island in Las Vegas on January 24-26, 2014. A total of $1.5 million in prize money was awarded by the NTRA, plus an additional $250,000 in NHC TOUR prize money.
Entry fees for NHCQualify.com contests vary depending on the format of contests being conducted. See the How to Play section for more information on the format of the contests. It is important for players to get acquainted with contest play and official rules before participating in NHCQualify contests. For the 2014 NHC Championship, a total of 136 entries were awarded via the NHC’s Official Online Qualifying Site, NHCQualify.com. A total of $884,000 in qualifier fees were paid to the NTRA from our site last year. Another $150,000 was provided to players for travel and hotel expenses. For the 2014-5 season, the NTRA has raised the online qualifying spot fee from $6,500 to $7,250 per spot. Plus the travel and hotel expenses.