Free NTRA Online Handicapping Contest Aug. 17

Some prizes include ownership interests in Sovereign Stable horses.

The National Thoroughbred Racing Association announced Aug. 14 that registration is open for the Sovereign Stable Free NHC Online Contest to be held Saturday, Aug. 17, at

The top two finishers in the online tournament will receive berths in the $1.5 million-guaranteed Daily Racing Form/NTRA National Handicapping Championship, presented by Racetrack Television Network, Sovereign Stable, and Treasure Island Las Vegas Jan. 24-26, 2014.

The two qualifiers also will each receive a $250 air travel voucher and hotel accommodations for their trip to the 2014 NHC. The winner will receive a $1,500 ownership interest in a Sovereign Stable horse. There also are prizes for third and fourth place finishers.