How to bet with Interbets


OPEN YOUR ACCOUNT ON LINE NOW , OR  download an application.


Wager whenever and wherever you have internet access.  After your account is opened, set up your on-line account password to be used exclusively to login into your internet account.  As an Interbets member, you have access to up to the minute data on nearly every track available.  Use the handicapping tools available to gain the best advantage when wagering, check the past performances and wagering pool activity to place your wagers.  Watch the races live and check the replays!


Open a wagering account and you can place your wagers from anywhere, any phone!  Always toll free with the best, friendliest & most professional customer service representatives.


Many branches and restaurants located in the Catskill OTB region offer you wagering services.

  • You can place wagers with our friendly and knowledgeable staff.
  • You can place wagers through a self service terminal.
  • If you have a no surcharge account, there will be no surcharge on your winnings, no matter where you are in the US.  You can place no surcharge account wagers using your Interbets Player’s card through our self service terminals.


All wagers placed over the internet through payout track prices (“no surcharge”), regardless of account type!

“No-Surcharge” Account offers full track payouts!  Winning wagers will be track prices, whether you use your account on the telephone or using your Interbets Player’s Card at a Catskill OTB branch.  Simply include $300 as escrow with your application, plus any amount you wish to use for wagering.  Thereafter, all deposits will be available for wagering with no surcharge on winnings.   If you deposit $500 (check or money order by mail, cash at branches), $300 will be placed in escrow. You can wager the $200 and all subsequent deposits.  If you want to release the escrow, or choose to close your account, your full account balance and $300 escrow will be returned to you.

“Traditional” Phone Accounts are subject to surcharge on winning wagers  placed by phone and at branches.  A traditional account may be opened with a check or money order for $10 or more (cash only accepted at branch locations).   OTB Traditional Account payoffs are the same as payoffs at the track, less any state surcharge (approximately 5-6%).

Click here to open an account.

How do I open an Interbets/Catskill OTB account to wager at

To open an account you must read and accept the Interbets/Catskill OTB Account Wagering Rules, register on line or fill out an application and submit a copy of proper identification to verify you are a minimum 18 years of age, or the minimum required in your State of residency.  By completing your application you are affirming that your state of  residency does not prohibit internet wagering on horse races, and allows wagering on  Simply make an initial deposit of $10 dollars or more. Complete an application and submit it in one of the following ways:


By mail to:
Customer Service
Interbets/Catskill OTB
Park Place, Box 3000
Pomona, NY  10970

Or fax to: 845-362-0419

In person at any Catskill OTB branch location.  Click here for branch locations, addresses and hours of operation.

Acceptable Forms of Identification – A copy of a government issued identification (consistent with US Department of Justice Employment Verification Form I9) containing photo, name and address must be provided.

Acceptable forms of identification include:
Valid Driver’s License
State Issued ID
Passport ID
Alien Registration Card
Birth Certificate

Acceptable forms of social security include:
Social security card
Recent pay stub containing social security number
Social security or retirement check/stub with social security number
Recent tax bill with social security number
Official military documents with social security number
Credit bureau report (Experian, Equifax, Trans Union)
IRS Form W-9 (PDF format)

Signature Verification: You must submit either a driver’s license, social security card, or an additional government document containing your signature for verification purposes.

Account holder’s residency and social security number will be verified prior to account opening.  All copies should be legible to avoid delays.

If you have a question about proper identification please call Customer Service at 1-888-FUN2BET or 845-362-0407.

Click here for account wagering application form (PDF format).

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