What is toteswinger?
This is a single-race exotic bet available on all races of 6 or more runners at every meeting, every day, players have to pick two horses to finish 1st, 2nd or 3rd in any order.
Each bet offers three chances to win as follows:
• Correctly picking the horses that finish first and second in any order
• Correctly picking the horses that finish first and third in any order
• Correctly picking the horses that finish second and third in any order
A different dividend is declared for each outcome
The minimum unit stake for a toteswinger bet is 10p (shops and online). Minimum unit stake on-course is 50p with minimum total spend £2 as per all totepool on-course bets. Toteswinger is unique to the tote – there is no other equivalent fixed odds or SP bet.
This is an extremely popular bet in overseas racing markets, particularly South Africa where it accounts for 40% of pool turnover.
Where can a toteswinger bet be placed?
As well as in totesport shops, customers can also place a toteswinger bet on-course at all 60 UK racecourses and through totesport.com. The bet will also be available in at online partners including Coral, Betfair, and Bet365.