Handicapping Contests

Saturday, December 05, 2015


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Kick off the simulcast season with the Simulcast Series Challenge! Saturday, December 5, 2015 marks the start of the Simulcast Series Challenge, a series of five contests culminating with the SSC Invitational.  Top 10 finishers from each of the five qualifiers advance to Invitational.  Top 2 Invitational finishers earn NHC berth.


To download the December 5 contest brochure, click here.


Can't make the first qualifier? The Simulcast Series Challenge Schedule is as follows:

  • January 2, 2016 Simulcast Series Challenge #2 AND Last Chance for 2016 NHC
  • February 20, 2016 - Simulcast Series Challenge #3 
  • March 19, 2016- Simulcast Series Challenge #4
  • April 9, 2016 -Simulcast Series Challenge #5
  • April 30, 2016 - Simulcast Series Invitational (must have previously qualified)

For more information, contact Brian Skirka (bskirka@monmouthpark.com or 732-571-6595)


Regarding NTRA rules for the National Handicapping Championship: For the Simulcast Series Challenge Qualifiers if you want to be eligible for the spots to the NHC, you are required to be an NHC Tour member PRIOR to the qualifiers. We will be processing tour registration at the contest tables.  If you are not an NHC tour member prior to the start of the contest in which you qualify for the SSC Invitational, you will play for cash only in the Invitational.