“Hop On with Libby Punters Club”
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We have created the Hop On with Libby Punters Club to run Golden Rose Stakes Day, Saturday the 24th of September 2022. Former Jockey and Sky Racing Form Personality, Libby Hopwood, will Captain the club. Libby will be calling on all her expertise to do the form and place bets on behalf of the club. We want to put on a show and enjoy a Group One day of racing by getting as many punters into the one club to take on the bookies and kick Spring right off with a BANG!
See below for some key info on the club:
- Name of Club: Hop On with Libby Punters Club.
- Shares: $20 each.
- Max Buy-In: 50 shares per club member (total max buy-in per member is $1,000).
- The total Pool is capped at $200,000. Shares stop being sold at this point if the cap is reached.
- Captain of Club: Libby Hopwood
- Shares go on sale at 10 am Wednesday 14th of September 2022.
- Shares stop being sold at 10 am Saturday 24th of September 2022.
- Club Balance (if any) will be withdrawn and disbursed when all bets resulted, approximately 6:30 pm Saturday 24th of September 2022, into club members’ linked Ladbrokes accounts.
We are hopeful to have a few thousand members join the inaugural Hop On with Libby Punters Club this Golden Rose Stakes Day. We want you to join in the fun, and offer your advice, or throw some banter with Libby through the club wall comments. You wil also get the chance to provide some of your tips and form through the Memebrs Mail Survey to help shape some of the club’s bets. All bets placed for the club will be with Ladbrokes, so you will need to have an account with them to link, or create a new one, so you can get paid out into your linked Ladbrokes account (hopefully fuller!) Saturday night when the club wraps up at the end of the races on Golden Rose Day.
Shares are $20 each, capped at a max buy-in of 50 shares per person which is $1,000 total per member. All bets will be placed on the considered judgement of Captain Libby Hopwood and Member Mail Survey results. Hopefully, some of the members of the club can also share some good tips, and complete the member’s Mail Survey for Libby to dissect as we have some fun together.
What to expect?
- Considered opinion and research on what goes into finalising bets for the club. Some form and bet comments will be placed on the club’s dashboard so everyone gets an insight into why the bets were made.
- Bets and results will be sent as close to real-time as possible via push message, email, and within the Punt Club site/app along with some updates across the social channels of Punt Club and Libby Hopwood.
- All content and views presented via social media or video do not represent those of our sponsors or partners. Captain Libby Hopwood will be in battle wagering away on behalf of the club and members trying to show a profit and at times some may get excited and the language may reflect that of being at the football or in fact at the races in the ring or cheering from the bar. Views and language are their own.
- Members of the club that aren’t funded or not linked to Ladbrokes will be removed from 11 am Saturday 24th September 2022 due to RG, AML and compliance reasons.
Punt Club is a social betting service designed to make running punters clubs easier than ever before. We’ve automated all of the labour-intensive financial management and communication challenges and made betting easy. Punt Club simply handles all the group finances, reporting and communications – we are not a wagering operator. We provide integration with Ladbrokes that make your punter’s club experience seamless and secure while complying with all the relevant regulatory requirements.
Strategy & Plan
Libby Hopwood will be betting a % of the bank and staking proportionately pending confidence levels. You can follow the thinking process through Libby social channels https://twitter.com/LibbyHopwood and Punt Club social channels as well as the club’s dedicated dashboard on the Punt Club app/site. We will provide links to preview shows and a live stream so you can understand the form, thinking and methodology.
There is no guarantee or money-back promise that the club will produce a winning dividend. This is not an investment with guaranteed returns although best endeavours will be carried out for diligent bet placement, bankroll management and full transparency.
How to Join the Club?
1. Sign up and register a punt club account.
2. Create a new Ladbrokes account or link an existing Ladbrokes account to your Punt Club account. This will enable you to be paid quickly for any funds from the Punters Club at approximately 6:30 pm Saturday 24th September 2022, when betting is finished and resulted, meaning you will have the ability to access funds that night after the club wraps up.
3. Choose a share amount. The minimum buy-in amount is $20 (1 share) with a max buy-in of $1,000 (50 shares) per registered and verified member.
4. Deposit money to pay for shares selected. Shares will stop being sold at 11 am Saturday 24th September 2022. The Club is capped at $200,000 in the club balance.
5. You will receive an email confirmation as receipt of purchase and will also contain further instructions about the Punters Club.
6. Each paid member of the Punters Club will be able to access the Punt Club Dashboard for the club to enjoy the Punters Club experience in the lead-up to the big day and on Golden Rose Day. Head to www.puntclub.com.au via the website or Punt Club app to access the dashboard and also to receive email and push messages. We can both remove members from the group and control comments and posts made if done so in an abusive and disrespectful manner but would hope that all participants show some restraint and respect with all posts to make it an enjoyable and entertaining experience for all.
7. Please note if you have self-excluded or closed your Ladbrokes account do not enter or try to join the club as a member. You will have your payment refunded back onto the card. We must be very strict here concerning responsible gambling and compliance. Please Gamble Responsibly. Call Gamblers Help 1800 858 858.
8. The Punters Club is strictly for people aged 18 years and over.
9. By joining the club you consent to accept our terms and conditions (checkbox provided on the landing page at club sign up) which includes the sharing of member details with Punters Club partners.
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Hop On with Libby Punters Club – FAQs
How much are the shares in the Punters Club?
Shares are $20 per share.
Can I buy an unlimited amount of shares?
No, you can’t. The max amount of shares per person is 50 which is a total spend per person of $1,000. We have kept this in line with responsible wagering. We take it seriously and want our members to stay in control.
When will shares stop selling?
Shares will stop being sold at 10 am Saturday, 24th September 2022. The club is capped at a balance of $200,000. Shares will stop being sold at this point should they be reached.
How long does the Club run for?
The club runs on Golden Rose Stakes Day with betting set to commence from approximately 11 am to 6 pm Saturday, 24th September 2022. Libby may place some bets earlier in the week should the prices entice them, these will be posted on the club dashboard at the time of bet placement.
When will the punters club funds be transferred back to members after the punting has finished?
Whatever funds remain in the club balance once Libby has stopped betting for the day and all pending bets have resulted, likely to be around 6:30 pm Saturday, 24th September 2022 will be withdrawn and distributed based on shares bought into the club per member to their linked Ladbrokes account.
Do I need to have a Ladbrokes account to join the punters club?
Yes, this way we can verify you are 18yo and also covers compliance with AML and responsible gambling. The other reason is so that funds can be transferred when the club finishes up and money is back into your account.
You will need to link an existing Ladbrokes account to your Punt Club account or, create a new Ladbrokes account and link it to Punt Club. We will help you through this process within the Punt Club experience when joining the club, and
Who is placing the bets for the Punters Club?
The club will be Captained by Libby Hopwood who will be doing the betting on behalf of the club for the day.
Will I be able to place any bets for the punters club?
No, all bets will be placed by Club Captain Libby Hopwood but you will have the opportunity to stay in touch by following the action through the Punt Club dashboard, notifications, and respective social media streams/channels. We will also be doing a club member mail survey on Friday the 23rd of September 2022 to get some best bets and quaddie selections from you so there is definitely some engagement and involvement in the bets from members.
You are also more than welcome to contribute some suggested bets or tips for the guys and the club via the Punt Club dashboard and comments section, which is part of the fun of a big punters club after all!
Can I pull my money out at any stage during the day of the Punters Club?
No, the funds are all part of the Punters Club pool for the day’s betting activities. Leave Club functionality will be disabled. Whatever funds remain in the club balance once Libby has stopped betting for the day and all pending bets have resulted, likely to be around 6:30 pm Saturday, 24th September 2022. will be withdrawn and distributed based on shares bought into the club per member to their linked Ladbrokes account. From there the member has any number of withdrawal options with our approved licenced wagering partners at Ladbrokes to access their money.
Do I need to turn over any funds that are transferred to my verified Ladbrokes account after the club finishes?
No, given the club funds have been turned over as part of the larger punters club pool there is no issue with withdrawing the funds.
If I am self-excluded or have a closed Ladbrokes account can I join?
No, please don’t join. If you do we will by law be forced to refund your purchase.
How will I know which bets have been placed and what our results are?
These will be published and updated in close to real-time via the punt club site and app, on the club dashboard, by push message and email whilst also being posted on other social streams/channels. We will do our best to communicate these as quickly both before and after each race/event as possible. As a member, you also have control of the notifications you wish to receive in the Account Settings section.
Are there any betting guarantees for this Punters Club?
No, it would be irresponsible to make claims that the club will show a profit, but please be assured Libby Hopwood is taking this extremely seriously and wants to make this club an enjoyable experience to educate, entertain and engage with the members while doing everything possible to show a profit for the day without guaranteeing it.
As a member, can I post comments on the Club dashboard wall?
Yes, although please do so in a fun and respectful manner. We do have the ability as moderator/admin to remove you from the club and comment if deemed abusive and/or inappropriate. One of the big aims of the day is to have fun as a big group especially as many can’t get to the track so let’s make it enjoyable for all!
I am trying to sign up for the club but it is telling me to start my own club.
When a customer is asked to ‘create’ their own club, it is because you have registered directly with Punt Club before Joining the club.
If you join by hitting the “SIGN UP” button on the Club invitation page, then choose “REGISTER to Join the Club”.
How do I control my notifications settings and preferences?
Just log into your punt club account and go to Account Settings then Notifications and you can control it from there;
I have bought shares but want to purchase more.
Great, just log in to your punt club account then go to manage subscriptions and select the “Purchase more Shares” option for the Club;
I am having trouble and need some help.
Note – Please do not contact Ladbrokes or Libby socials where possible as Punt Club are happy to answer all queries and make your experience an enjoyable one. We hope to do many of these for major carnivals and will do our best to get things right and listen to any questions or feedback members may have.
Gamble Responsibly – Please Call 1800 858 858
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