Bet Friday, Win a VIP Trip to the 2012 Breeders’ Cup - No Purchase Necessary "Win a VIP Trip to the 2012 Breeders' Cup" Official Rules

Date: Friday, November 4th
Participating Locations:

How to Participate: Players will automatically be entered into the Win a VIP Trip to the 2012 Breeders' Cup Drawing by a) wagering $100 or more on the Breeders' Cup program on Friday, November 4th through (internet, telephone, voice, mobile). Wagers may also be made by phone by calling 877-SPIRES-1.  Or by b) completing and sending in a No Purchase Necessary form. Players who meet the wagering requirement (as stated above) or fill out the No Purchase Necessary from, will have their names entered one time into a random drawing to win one VIP Trip to the 2012 Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita Racetrack. 

"No Purchase Necessary" entries must be received no later than 5pm, November 7th, 2011 to be included in the "Promotion" draw. All entrants must be registered Players. The drawing will occur no later than Tuesday, November 8th, 2011.  Drawing will be conducted at offices in Mountain View, California. The winner's name will be posted on the TwinSpires website: Winner need not be present to win. Winner will be notified by telephone and/or U.S. mail and/or email.


The "Win a VIP Trip to the 2012 Breeders' Cup" at Promotion (the "Promotion") is open to registered Players only. is a free service; sign-up opportunities exist via or by calling 877-SPIRES-1. Employees of Churchill Downs Incorporated and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, their contractors, their advertising agencies and racing officials and their immediate families are not eligible to participate.

By entering, all participants and/or entrants release Churchill Downs Technology Initatives Company and its parent company, subsidiaries, and affiliates, and their respective employees, officers, directors, agents and shareholders, from and against all claims and damages arising in connection with each entrant's participation and/or entry in this Promotion and/or their receipt or use of any prize awarded in this Promotion. This promotion is governed by U.S. law and is void where prohibited by law.

Play for Free/Alternative Method of Entry:

No purchase necessary. A person wishing to enter without signing up, may fill out and sign a completed "No Purchase Necessary" entry by filling out a 4x6 index card with full name, address, and daytime phone number to: "Win a VIP Trip to the 2012 Breeders' Cup" Promotion
Attn: L. Kalanges
800 W. El Camino Real Drive
Mountain View, CA 94040
Only one entry per person, regardless of method of entry.

"No Purchase Necessary" entries must be received no later than 5pm (PST) Monday, November 7th, 2011 to be included in the "Promotion" draw.

Conditions: Players who do not wish to participate with the Contest should notify TwinSpires Player Services in writing.


First Prize: 1 randomly selected winner will receive a VIP Trip to the 2012 Breeders' Cup. VIP Trip includes round-trip airfare for two, hotel accomodations for three nights, an allowance for local transporation to and from the racetrack and premium seating for two at Santa Anita racetrack on the days of the 2012 Breeders' Cup. First prize winner will be announced on or before Wednesday, November 9th.

Second Prize: Additionally, 10 second prizes of consisting of a $100 credit will be awarded. Second prize winners will be announced on or before Wednesday, November 9th. Credits will be processed by Friday, November 11th.


Churchill Downs Incorporated and each reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate, and/or suspend the Contest and to disqualify any individual who tampers with the process, violates these official rules, or acts in a disruptive or unsportsmanlike manner. Without limiting the foregoing, Churchill Downs Incorporated and may, in its sole discretion, prevent an entrant who has been disqualified, has questionable eligibility, or is otherwise ineligible to receive a prize, from continuing to participate in the Contest.

General Conditions:

TwinSpires' decisions with respect to the potential winner and any other matters pertaining to the Promotion shall be final. The potential Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability and publicity (where permitted), and return same, properly executed, within five (5) days of issuance of prize notification. If TwinSpires is unable to contact the potential winner within five (5) days of the initial attempt to contact, if a potential winner fails to complete and return all requested forms by the specified date or if a potential winner fails to comply with any of the requirements, his/her prize will be forfeited and an alternate prize winner shall be selected. By entering the Promotion, all entrants consent to the use of their name, photograph, likeness, biography, voice and/or video for advertising and promotional purposes, including online announcements, worldwide and without limitation and without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received for the applicable drawing.

Prize Conditions:

All costs, taxes, fees, and expenses associated with a prize or the acceptance and use of any element of a prize not specifically addressed above are the sole responsibility of the respective winner. All federal, state, and local taxes on prize are winner's responsibility. Prizes may not be transferred or exchanged.

Enjoy the 2012 Breeders Cup and make sure to visit and wager online with us here at TwinSpires