Frequently asked questions

Below you can find the frequently asked questions. Click on a question to view the answer.
If you can not find the answer, please contact us via the the contact form.

How to sign up for Sportpools?
To register for Sportpools click on this link. After filling in your personal information you will receive an activation email with a link to activate your account. After you have activated your account you can log in to Sportpools. The activation mail will be in your inbox in minor seconds.

Note. Emails sent from Sportpools to an Hotmail account might get in your SPAM box.
How to sign out?
Go to your account page and click on 'Edit profile'. To signout from Sportpools click on 'Delete my account'. You will be logged off and your account will be marked as inactive. At the end of the season your account will be deleted from the database.
How do i join a game?
As soon as the registration of a game is opened, a link will appear on your account page.
I have lost my password. What can i do?
To request a new password, follow this link. For this to work, you need your email address with which you signed up for Sportpools.

Note. Emails sent from Sportpools to an Hotmail account might get in your SPAM box.
How to change my profile?
You can change your profile via the link 'Edit profile' on your account page.
Can i change subleague after a game has started?
No, changing subleague is not allowed once a game has started.
How is my game score calculated?
The score depends on the sport of the game.

see the rules:
score (tennis)
score (cycling / grandtours)
score (cycling / classics)
How is my career score calculated?
The calculation of the career points depends on the sport of the game.

zie the rules:
career (tennis)
career (cycling / grandtours)
career (cycling / classics)
When is my career score listed in the career standings?
When you have participated in at least one game, and this game is finished.
When is my year score listed in the year standings?
You're only in the year standings when you have participated in at least one game, and this game is finished.
How is my year score calculated?
For each game in which you have participated in a year you earn career points. For the year standings all career points will be summed. A year in Sportpools runs just like the normal calendar, from January to December.
Which badges are in the game?
Click this link to view the badges.
Vuelta does not have a youth classification. How does this affect Sportpools points?
We keep track of a youth classification ourselves, so you still score points for young riders.