Formed with the Horserace Totalisator Board Act of Parliament in 1928; took first bet in 1929. Totepool is a monopoly on pool betting in the UK and also operates a fixed odds business through 540 betting shops, on-line and by phone. Totepool operates on all 60 racecourses in the UK. The sale process to Betfred was completed on 13 July 2011. Betfred committed to payments to Racing of £11m to March 2012 and an expected £9m annually for the subsequent six years thereafter.
Phil Siers
Managing Director
TotePool UK & International

Main annual races

- Champion Hurdle, Cheltenham, March
- Champion Chase, Cheltenham, March
- World Hurdle, Cheltenham, March
- Gold Cup, Cheltenham, March
- Grand National, Aintree, April
- Celebration Chase, Sandown, April
- 1,000 Guineas, Newmarket, May
- 2,000 Guineas, Newmarket, May
- Oaks, Epsom, June
- Derby, Epsom, June
- St James’s Palace Stakes, Ascot, June
- Queen Anne Stakes, Ascot, June
- Prince of Wales’s Stakes, Ascot, June
- Gold Cup, Ascot, June
- Coronation Stakes, Ascot, June
- Golden Jubilee Stakes, Ascot, June
- Eclipse, Sandown, July
- July Cup, Newmarket, July
- King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes, Ascot, July
- Sussex Stakes, Glorious Goodwood, August
- Juddmonte International, York, August
- St Leger, Doncaster, September
- Queen Elizabeth II Stakes, Ascot, September
- Champion Stakes, Newmarket, October
- Hennessy Gold Cup, Newbury, November
- King George VI Chase, Kempton, December