Park officially entered
the “app age” on May 11 (Opening Day) when the racetrack launched its mobile
wagering platform. Since then, then
demand from patrons has seen steady growth as everyone continues to jump aboard
the wagering information superhighway.
“Monmouth Park’s mobile wagering platform has
taken off in nearly the first month of usage with more and more players opting
for this easy option every live race day,” said Bill Knauf, vice president of
business operations at the racetrack.
“It has what everyone is looking for – convenience and simplicity.”
mechanics of mobile wagering are simple.
At the start of the day, the patron fills out a slip to choose a pin
number. That slip, and whatever deposit
the patron chooses, is given to a mutuel clerk, who will then issue a ticket
with that day’s account number and balance.
then log on to the wi-fi network (MP_Wifi) on their mobile device. Once online, they log onto the wagering site
(mp-bets.com). At the prompts, they key
in their account number and pin number.
After they have accessed the site, they can continue to wager with any
funds on deposit for that day only and withdrawal any balance at the end of the