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Other Cheltenham Races

Cheltenham hosts 7 other major races.

Each year, punters can bet on the Cheltenham Festival and 7 other major races hosted at the Cheltenham racecourse.

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Cheltenham 2017 The Festival

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Cheltenham Festival 2017

The 2017 Cheltenham Festival will take place between March 14th - 17th, 2017. It is one of the largest horse racing events in the UK for the year 2017, bringing the best horses in a race for £2,335,000 in cash prizes. It is made of 4 main events, one for each day of the Festival.

Champion Day - Tuesday, March 14th, 2017

The famous roar as the tapes rise for the first race on Tuesday signals the moment when the 12 month wait is over and racing's favorite fixture is back.


Time Race Distance
1.30 William Hill Supreme Novices' Hurdle 2m 1/2f
2.05 Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase 2m
2.40 JLT Specialty Steeple Chase (A Handicap) 3m 1/2f
3.20 Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy 2m 1/2f
4.00 Glenfarclas Cross Country Handicap Steeple Chase 3m 7f
4.40 OLBG Mares' Hurdle (for the David Nicholson trophy) 2m 4f
5.15 Pulteney Land Investments Novices' Handicap Chase 2m 4 1/2 f


Ladies Day - Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Wednesday at The Festival is Ladies Day, giving ladies an opportunity to have some fun with Cheltenham special fashion awards. The real action is on the track with a 7 race card.


Time Race Distance
1.30 Diamond Jubilee National Hunt Steeple Chase  4m
2.05 Neptune Investment Management Novices' Hurdle 2m 5f
2.40 RSA Steeple Chase 3m 1/2f
3.20 Queen Mother Champion Steeple Chase 2m
4.00 Coral Cup (Handicap Hurdle) 2m 5f
4.40 Fred Winter Juvenile Handicap Hurdle 2m 1/2f
5.15 Weatherbys Champion Bumper (Open NH Flat Race) 2m 1/2f


St Patrick's Thursday - Thursday, March 16th, 2017

A real Irish flavor to this day is guaranteed, as you will celebrate St Patrick's Day a couple of days early. Action on the track with below main races:


Time Race Distance
1.30 Jewson Novices' Steeple Chase 2m 5f
2.05 Pertemps Final (Handicap Hurdle) 3m
2.40 Ryanair Chase 2m 5f
3.20 Ladbrokes World Hurdle 3m
4.00 Byrne Group Plate Handicap Steeple Chase 2m 5f
4.40 Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Challenge Cup Handicap Steeple Chase 3m 1 1/2f
5.15 St. Patrick's Derby (Charity Race) 1m 5f


Cheltenham Gold Cup Day - Friday, March 17th, 2017

The climax of the entire Jump racing season is the Cheltenham Gold Cup, the highlight of the best day's racing of the year, with an atmosphere to match.


Time Race Distance
1.30 JCB Triumph Hurdle 2m 1f
2.05 Vincent O'Brien County Handicap Hurdle 2m 1f
2.40 Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle 3m
3.20 Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeple Chase 3m 2 1/2f
4.00 CGA Foxhunter Steeple Chase 3m 2 1/2f
4.40 Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys' Handicap Hurdle 2m 4 1/2f
5.15 Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Steeple Chase 2m 1/2f


The Cheltenham racecourse is located near Cheltenham, just North Cheltenham, UK. Over 120 accommodation locations are listed in this area, so if you plan going to the 2017 Cheltenham Festival, check the hotels and B&Bs available near Cheltenham racecourse.