(October 20) Entries are open for the Saturday, October 25th one-day NHC qualifier. Up to FIVE NHC spots will be awarded (3 guaranteed). Entries are $165 each. Qualifiers will receive a $500 travel allowance and a four night stay at Treasure Island. NHC Tour points are awarded to the top ten percent of individuals. This is a LIVE format contest and players may make selections up until the off of each race. Thank you for playing.
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.