DraftKings has announced a $150,000 Fantasy Racing World Championship (FRWC), with a $25,000 top prize. The 20-team, qualifier-only live event will unfold Sunday, November 20th at Homestead Miami Speedway in Miami, Florida, and will include all drivers racing in the Ford Ecoboost 400 race taking place on that date. As per the official terms and conditions for the FRWC, contestants will be allowed to qualify a maximum of two (2) times for the event, with one notable exception: If a user with less than two (2) tickets going into any given day wins multiple qualifiers in the same day that puts the user over the two (2) ticket limit, the user will be allowed to keep those additional tickets for the FRWC.
Package Includes Three-Night Stay, VIP Experience
Satellites and qualifiers are currently running in the DraftKings lobby, with the former featuring entry fees ranging from as little as .25 cents up to $5.00, and the latter contests being offered at $3, $20 and $300 price points.
Contestants will receive a trip for two to Miami, which includes $1,000 cash for airfare and transportation, and accommodations for two for three nights (November 18-21) acheter viagra pfizer a la pilule. The VIP package that each qualifier receives consists of two (2) Turn One Suite tickets, a hospitality access pass, pre-race pit passes, an exclusive garage tour, access to Victory Lane, a pace car ride, and a surprise meet and greet event.
Additionally, as per DraftKings’ official terms and conditions for the contest, if one or more contestants finish tied in a qualifier contest for the event in which the tie determines who wins the “ticket” to the FRWC Contest, there will be a tiebreaker playoff contest between the tied DraftKings Players, to determine the Qualifier Winner. The scheduling of the tiebreaker playoff contest will be solely determined by DraftKings.
Top Five Finishers Earn Five-Figure Payouts
In addition to the aforementioned $25,000 first-place prize, the remaining 19 FRWC contestants will be rewarded as follows:
2nd place- $15,000
3rd place- $12,000
4th-5th place- $10,000
6th-7th place- $7,500
8th-10th place- $6,000
11th-15th place- $5,000
16th-20th place- $4,000
Three of the available 20 slots for the FRWC are already filled, with new qualifiers being added weekly. Currently, users rags12 and longhornsmark have secured seats, with the latter having already qualified for two slots.
Another Component of Ongoing DK/NASCAR Relationship
The FRWC is another component of the relationship between DraftKings and NASCAR, which was initiated in May 2015 when the two entities inked a three-year agreement. As per the official press release announcing the partnership at that time, DraftKings holds the exclusive license to develop NASCAR-branded games across the daily fantasy sports category over the life of the agreement, and is branded as the “Official Daily Fantasy Sports Partner” of the racing circuit.