NYRA Bets Help
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deposit funds into your NYRA Bets account, click the blue "Fund Now" button on the top right of your screen. This button only appears once you are logged in.
view or change your Account details, go to My Account > Account Details
page and choose from any of the sub-sections displayed there, including:
There are two ways to change your view to a different track
1. Click on the track button if your desired track is displayed in the My Tracks area.
2. Click on the Today's Racing link for a full menu of all available tracks, then select the track you wish to view.
You may change the race displayed to a different race in either one of two ways
1. Click on the dropdown next to the track name in the left navigation panel and select your race number.
2. Click the left or right arrows located next to the Track Name located on the Program Page in the middle of your screen.
Placing a Bet
To make a bet
1. Select a Track from Today's Races (or, My Tracks/My Races). The upcoming race from that track will display on the Program.
2. On the Program, Select Bet Type, Bet Amount, and Runners.
3. The bet will display under the Betslip tab (located on the right hand side).
4. Click the Submit button to submit your bet (located under the BetSlip tab).
5. Click on the Confirm button to submit your bet.
The Wager Accepted screen will confirm that your bet has been placed, and will display the ticket number for reference. The BetSlip tab will display a receipt indicating your wager has been placed.
Creating a Custom Bet Amount
Standard bet amounts are available by default on the Program. Should you wish to place a wager using a bet amount not shown on the bet amount list
Choosing a Bet Type
Click on Bet Type dropdown box.
Choose from the list of Bet Types available for the race displayed. Bet types are abbreviated as follows
WIN = WIN
PLC = PLACE
SHW = SHOW
WP = WIN PLACE
WS = WIN SHOW
PS = PLACE SHOW
WPS = WIN PLACE SHOW
EX = EXACTA
TRI = TRIFECTA
DBL = DOUBLE
QNL = QUINELLA
SPR = SUPERFECTA
SH5 = SUPER HIGH 5
GSL = GRAND SLAM
PK3 = PICK 3
PK4 = PICK 4
PK5 = PICK 5
PK6 = PICK 6
PK7 = PICK 7
To Use a special Bet Modifier (Box, Key, Fill)
Choose a Bet Type and Amount you wish to wager.
Available Bet Modifiers for that wager will display to the right of the Bet Type and Amount dropdowns.
Click on the Bet Modifier that you wish to use while building your bet:
Allows you to select horses to finish in the required positions in any order.
$1 exacta box of 1,3= $1 X 2 combinations = Total Cost of $2.
$1 exacta box 1,2,5,7 exacta straight box = $1 X 12 combinations = Total Cost of $12.
$1 trifecta box of 1,2,3= $1 X 6 combinations= Total Cost of $6.
$1 trifecta box of 1,2,3,4= $1 X 24 combinations= Total Cost of $24.
Allows you to select one or more horses for each of the positions and then box for all possible combinations.
$1 wagers using 1 in first position and 2,3 in second position and 4,5 in third position: trifecta key box = 1 with 2,3 with 4,5; 1 with 4,5 with 2,3; 2,3 with 1 with 4,5; 2,3 with 4,5 with 1; 4,5 with 1 with 2,3; 4,5 with 2,3 with 1 which equals $1 X 24 unique combinations.
= Total cost of $24
Allows you to place your selection in all positions at or below your mouse click.
If you click "Fill" and then click on the 1st position of a Trifecta, that selection will automatically be selected in the 2nd and 3rd positions; if you click "Fill" and then click on the 2nd position of a Trifecta, that selection will automatically be selected in the 2nd and 3rd positions.
Canceling a Wager
To cancel a previously submitted wager:
To see pre-defined limits for wager cancellations, consult the FAQ page.
There are two ways to launch Live Video
Watching & Controlling Video
After you have launched Live Video, there are many controls available to help you enjoy your experience
Pop Out- Launches Live Video in a free-floating video window
X- Closes the Live Video window
Down Arrow- Collapses /Expands Live Video
“ “/>”- Pauses or Plays Live Video
Mute- Turns mute on/off
Volume- increases/decreases audio volume
Full Screen- Toggles between Full Screen and Regular Live Video view
Stream- Toggles between available levels of Live video streaming
Note: You may play as many as (3) live videos simultaneously.
Look for the printer icon throughout the site. Printing is offered throughout the site for a variety of functions such as
Print Account Statements