Horizon Futures Testnet Trading Competition x Coinwire — Season 2 Conclusion

Horizon Protocol
3 min readMay 27, 2024


As the Horizon Futures Testnet Trading Competition Season #2 draws to a close, we are excited to celebrate the incredible participation and enthusiasm shown by our community. This season, which began on May 6th, brought together talented traders from across the globe, all competing for a share of the 2000 PYTH prize pool.

Throughout the competition, participants showcased their trading skills using Horizon Protocol’s advanced decentralized futures trading platform, utilizing tools such as 50x leverage, limit, stop, take-profit, and stop-loss automated orders.

Competition Highlights

- 125 wallets participated, demonstrating the strong interest and engagement within our community.

- 6,948,187 USD in futures trading volume over the last 30 days, showcasing the robust activity on our platform.

- 1,335 trades executed, reflecting the dynamic and competitive nature of this Season #2.

Congratulations to the Winners!

The competition was fierce, and we are thrilled to announce the top 10 traders who demonstrated exceptional prowess and achieved the highest Percentage of PnL during the competition period:

1st Place: 800 PYTH — 1531.14%

2nd Place: 500 PYTH — 861.51%

3rd Place: 350 PYTH — 457.80%

4th-10th Place: 50 PYTH each







Take a look at the trading history of the #1 trader showing outstanding performance on all trades.

Soon, Horizon Futures will introduce a leaderboard feature, enabling you to learn from other great traders and enhance your trading strategies, amplifying the power of decentralization.

Prize Distribution

Winners will receive their prizes within 7 days following the end of the competition to the addresses shared in the Galxe quest. It is important that all winners complete the Galxe quest and fill in the required information to be eligible for the prizes.

Reflecting on Season #2

This season was not just about competition but also about rigorously testing our platform under intense real-use conditions and gathering invaluable feedback from our participants. The insights and feedback we received will help us enhance the Horizon Protocol platform, ensuring it meets the highest standards of performance and user experience.

A heartfelt thank you to all participants, our media partners Coinwire, BSCDaily and ArbitrumDaily for making this competition a grand success. Your enthusiasm and commitment are what drive us to continually innovate and improve the Horizon Protocol ecosystem.

Share Your Feedback

We value your feedback and invite all participants to share their trading experiences through our survey. By completing the survey, you will have a chance to share in a $100 reward pool. Your feedback is crucial in helping us improve and provide the best possible trading environment.

Stay tuned for more!

The end of this competition marks the beginning of many more exciting opportunities with Horizon Protocol. Stay tuned for future events, updates, and continuous enhancements to our platform. Follow us on our social media channels and join our community to stay informed.

Let’s keep the momentum going as we move forward, exploring new frontiers in decentralized derivatives trading.

About Coinwire

Coinwire is a renowned knowledge hub with a large active community, bringing top-quality information, educational resources, and the latest news about crypto and trading. Coinwire is part of the TKMedia group, a leading Web3 Media publisher with massive reach through strong brands such as BSCDaily, EthereumDaily, and ArbitrumDaily.

About Horizon Protocol

Horizon Protocol is a decentralized derivatives trading and liquidity protocol providing decentralized access to the real-world economy through synthetic assets. Through Horizon Protocol, users can access swaps and perpetual futures of RWA (real-world assets), including fiat currencies (i.e., USD, EUR, JPY), and commodities (i.e., gold, silver).

By leveraging a peer-to-pool model, Horizon Protocol offers DeFi traders low fees, deep liquidity, and zero slippage when trading borderless synthetic assets. Our focus on seamless UI/UX and educational content empowers our community to harness the full potential of DeFi derivatives.