Frequently Asked Questions about the Kentucky Derby Betting Championship:
How can I register?
Start the process by filling out our Entry Form, or Contact Gary Palmisano at 502-638-3805 to register directly by phone.
What is the participation cost?
$12,000 buy-in of which $8,000 is the player’s bankroll. A $1,000 non-refundable deposit is required to secure your spot in the Championship. You may pay the deposit using Ticketmaster here
When and where is the KDBC held?
The 3rd annual KDBC will be held May 4 & 5, 2018, at Churchill Downs. Players may participate at Churchill Downs or online at TwinSpiresTournaments.com.
Is seating included in the entry fee if I play at Churchill Downs?
Due to limited seating, players who buy in and wish to play on site should contact Gary Palmisano at email@example.com.
How can I qualify?
Details on Online qualifiers will be coming soon at TwinSpires.com.
What is the prize pool?
Based on 75 entrants, the prize pool will be $300,000.
Can I transfer my seat if I win a satellite?
Yes. A satellite winning entry may be transferred to another TwinSpires.com account holder of the winner’s choice, provided the chosen player has not previously won or purchased an entry to the KDBC.
How can I play in the KDBC Online?
Contact Gary Palmisano at firstname.lastname@example.org for information on how to play in the KDBC online