Tour Membership (“Membership”) is mandatory when competing in paid entry tournaments in order to be eligible to win a berth in the Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship (“NHC”) in January 2015.
The Tour Membership fee is $50 per individual annually and is limited to one (1) membership per person. All Tour Members are required to provide their name, mailing address, e-mail address and phone number. Tour Members will receive the following benefits:
Ø Eligibility to compete for a seat at the January 2015 NHC;
Ø $200,000 in prize money to Tour point leaders;
Ø Special offers and discounts from Daily Racing Form; Racetrack Television Network and other NHC sponsors;
Ø Eligibility to participate in free online tourneys offering 20 seats to the 2015 NHC;
Ø Individuals finishing among the top 150 points leaders on the year-end NHC Tour Leader Board, who have not already qualified to the 2015 NHC at an onsite or online NTRA-sanctioned Tournament, will automatically qualify for the 2015 NHC;
Ø Season-ending points leader will be eligible for $2 million bonus* should he or she win the January 2015 NHC;
Ø Weekly e-newsletter featuring recaps of previously held tourneys, player profiles, schedules and links to upcoming Tournaments, etc.; and
Ø Eligibility to receive benefits and discounts from NTRA Advantage partners.
*The 2014 NHC Tour winner will be eligible for a $2 million bonus if he/she wins the 2015 NHC. The bonus will be paid in the form of an annuity and is subject to the terms and conditions set forth by the insurance carrier.