It Just Means More
The 2018 Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series is a true ‘Win & You’re In’ program. With races selected worldwide in every Championship division, owning a Breeders’ Cup nominated runner is more important than ever.
In 2018, any nominated horse that wins a Challenge race will receive:
-An automatic starting position in the corresponding Championship race
-Pre-entry and entry fees paid
-A nominator award of $10,000 to the person nominating the foal or racehorse
All Championship starters will receive a travel award if based outside of Kentucky:
-$10,000 for North America
-$40,000 for International
Breeders’ Cup World Championships offer 14 Championship divisions and $30 Million in purses and awards each year combined with the Challenge benefits makes $33 Million in purses and awards available for Breeders’ Cup nominated horses each year.