Pari-mutuels for Betting on Golf Trips is a Winning Strategy

Golf handicaps allow golfers of different skill levels to compete together on a relatively equal playing field, which is part of what makes golf so special.  Traveling on group trips and setting up games where everyone feels like they have a chance to compete can be so much fun for the golfers.  Whether the format changes daily, involves a team aspect, or the players play multiple courses or rounds daily, giving people the opportunity to wager and predict outcomes ups the fun factor exponentially.  But trying to generate starting odds based on either handicap or past performance, or worse, trying to offer fixed odds and risking payouts you might not be able to fund is most likely a waste of time and not worth it.  Especially when pari-mutuels and prop bets based on pari-mutuel calculations deliver just as much fun for your participants without such an effort to set starting odds.

Pari-mutuel (literally meaning mutual stake) differs from fixed-odds betting in that the final payouts are not determined until the betting pool closes. 
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Join Homestretch Golf in Las Vegas December ’24 for our inaugural Golfbreaks trip!

Trip Itinerary


Sunday, 12/8/24
Check In: Caesars Palace
Monday, 12/9/24
Golf: TPC Las Vegas
Tuesday, 12/10/24
Golf: The Wolf at Paiute Resort
Wednesday, 12/11/24
Check Out: Caesars Palace
Golf: Bali Hai

This will be a super relaxed golf trip where you can do your own thing, but we will have daily closest to the pin prizes, at least one putting contest with prizes, and some optional prop bets to enjoy!

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Golfbreaks Promo For New Trips Booked By December 22nd Is Too Good To Be True…Right?

Golfbreaks has extended their Great Golf Ball Giveaway! Simply book a golf trip by December 22, 2023 and you will receive a year’s supply of Bridgestone TOUR B X golf balls, as used on the PGA TOUR by Jason Day and Matt Kuchar! The trip must be 3 or more nights for 4 or more golfers for any destination and any future travel date!

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Top 7 US golf trip destinations for fall travel

Top 7 list is brought to you by Homestretch Golf partner Golfbreaks by PGA Tour


Fall is an ideal time to take a golf trip with the heat subsiding and the weather becoming more pleasant.
With so many destinations to choose from, it can be hard to pick the right trip for your group. To help
make your decision a little easier, we have put together our Top 7 Destinations in the US for a fall trip. Spice up your trip with some pari-mutuels and prop bets your participants will enjoy using Homestretch Golf!

Read on to see which ones made our list and get inspired to book your golf trip this autumn. Fall availability is filling up fast so make sure to act swiftly to get your trip in the books before it’s too late! Read more

HOMESTRETCH GOLF PARTNERS WITH GOLFBREAKS BY PGA TOUR: PAPERLESS WAGERING SOFTWARE AND PRE-ROUND PARI-MUTUELS FOR GOLF TRIPS

June 2023 – Sacramento, CA – Homestretch Golf, the golf industry’s first paperless pari-mutuel platform, proudly announces a major partnership with Golfbreaks by PGA TOUR. Golf travel is a multi-billion dollar market and pairing the planning and reservation process with pre-round prediction fun makes for a great cross-company match that elevates customer satisfaction for both consumer bases.

“This partnership is a perfect fit for our current and future customers,” stated the company’s Founder/CEO David Knox. “Not only do Golf Pros and Admins leveraging Homestretch Golf deliver a better wagering experience unmatched in the industry at the group level, but betting participants love using our platform on buddy trips.” Knox continued, “Golfbreaks by PGA TOUR leads the industry in hassle-free trip planning, and the large majority of our admins and betting participants are avid golfers that love traveling on golf trips to amazing destinations. Introducing Golfbreaks by PGA TOUR’s travel experts, custom reservation service and exclusive group pricing for our participants to book and manage their golf trips, as well as including Homestretch Golf wagering in the vacation experience, will boost the enjoyment and fun factor for golf trips.”

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