NYRA Bets is America’s leading betting program, available nationwide online and on-track. As a legal, US-based, regulated and licensed provider of horse race wagering, NYRA Bets gives fans the opportunity to wager on more than 250 race tracks worldwide from anywhere at any time.
Founded in 1955, the New York Racing Association (NYRA) currently runs thoroughbred racing at New York’s three historic tracks – Aqueduct Racetrack, Belmont Park and Saratoga Race Course – providing quality racing and enhanced guest experiences to all our fans.
NYRA is a not-for-profit corporation. Its mission is "Meeting the highest standards in thoroughbred racing and equine safety." NYRA tracks are the cornerstone of New York State's thoroughbred industry, which contributes more than $2 billion annually to its urban, suburban and rural economy as well as purses for horse owners to further the sport.
In 2015, more than 1.75 million people attended live races at NYRA tracks and millions more watched through broadcast TV or online. We are excited to finally be able to let you bet on the action directly, from wherever you may be. At NYRA Bets, you can rest assured that you will be wagering in a safe and secure environment.
Whether you bet on the great racing at NYRA tracks or elsewhere, we look forward to serving you at NYRA Bets – Racing’s Best Play.