Online Sports Pools

Welcome to was created in 2006 to provide an easy to use, customizable interface for a variety of NFL, NHL and NCAA College Bowl pools. We take away the need for manual spreadsheets and scoring by giving an easy to use pick interface as well as handling all of league scoring and standings for you.

We have some fun, unique formats you're unlikely to find on other sites, and all of our offerings are at very competitive prices. Set up a pool to try us out with no commitment, or join one of our free to enter contests to see if BenchSports is right for your office pool.

Starting a new pool

To start a new online pool you follow four easy steps

  1. New User: Register a new account
    Existing User: Login to
  2. Click on the "Start a new BenchSports League" Link
  3. Select your custom settings
  4. Invite your friends

Create Your Own BenchSports Pool

What is included in my pool?

  • Exceptional and timely customer service
  • Easy to use interface for maintaining a league and entering picks
  • Season and weekly standings
  • Additional pick stats
  • Individual pool message board
  • Custom pool settings
  • Administrator override capabilities
  • Scenario Tracker - allows you to simulate results

If you have any questions, issues or suggestions please contact us at or view our frequently asked questions.

Free To Enter 2022 NFL Contests

Our annual SuperContest/Pick 5 style pick'em pool is back again this season with a chance to win various NFL related prizing, customized to the winners favourite teams.

We're debating whether to continue with additional free pools or get rid of ads on the website (as a large portion of the ad revenue covers prizes for the free pools). Either way, we will continue with the Pick 5 pool for the foreseeable future.

BenchSports Open (Pick 5)

Pick 5 games each week against the spread. Most correct picks wins. Similar to the SuperContest held annually in Las Vegas.

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BenchSports Elimination Challenge

Our classic Survivor/Knockout pool. Pick 1 team each week to win. Keep picking different winners to be the last one standing.


BenchSports Losers Win Contest

Pick 1 team each week to lose. Get points if they do. Last years Champs are worth 32 to the worst team worth 1. Most points wins.