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Horse Betting

Horse Betting

We’ve got the picks, but now you need a place to bet. Whether it be off track betting, online horse wagering, advance deposit wagering (ADW), or even betting while at the track, horse racing betting is what it’s all about! New to the game and looking how to bet horse racing? Check out our Horse Betting 101 page for articles on how to bet the ponies!

With some top online betting sites to wager on horses out there, we’ve found that TwinSpires is racing’s only choice for betting the ponies!

Current Promotions

Kentucky Derby Week Money Back

The Kentucky Derby is here, and TwinSpires is ready to give you Money Back! Opt-in to become eligible for the Kentucky Derby Money-Back promotion in every eligible race at Churchill Downs Derby week.  (4/27 – 5/4)

When you make your first Win Wager on each eligible race, and your horse finishes second or third, you will get your money back up to $10.

Go to or download the TwinSpires App and bet with the Official Betting Partner of The Kentucky Derby!

$2,500 Thurby Leaderboard

Opt in to join the leaderboard competition for a chance to win a portion of the $2,500 prize pool at Churchill Downs on Thursday, May 2nd. To qualify, your first $10 or more single horse Win wager on each race will apply to the contest.

Each race has the potential to acquire a maximum of one hundred (100) contest points.

  • 1st place: 100 points
  • 2nd place: 50 points
  • 3rd place: 25 points

Bonus funds will be credited on Friday, May 3rd.

PlacePrize Amount
6th – 10th$100

BetShare Product Feature

You can “Share the Thrill” with TwinSpires exclusive BetShare option. Split the cost and bet with your friends! Divide your bet into shares and your friends can join in and split the bet cost, as well, as the earnings!  

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