Cheltenham festival takes place annually in March at Cheltenham Racecourse in Gloucestershire, where the best horses and jockeys come together determined to win this spectacular event. It is the pinnacle of jump racing consisting of the Gold Cup, the Champion Hurdle, the Champion Chase and the World Hurdle. It is held over 4 days, with a fantastic festival atmosphere and relaxed vibe from start to finish. Cheltenham Festival is the highlight of the National Hunt season in both the UK and Ireland and it is what everyone works towards during the winter months. Kauto Star, Denman, Long Run, Imperial Commander, Best Mate are just some of the great names to have won the Cheltenham Festival.

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The Cheltenham Festival is the highlight of the National Hunt season that provides an unrivalled buzz as 250,000 people descend onto the beautiful Cotswold Hills over four days of scintillating action.

Champions are decided, heroes are made, and reputations are left in ruins as the finest horses, jockeys, and trainers battle it out for the highest racing honours and nearly £4m of prize money.

Paul Townend claims top jockey honours at Cheltenham Festival


Jockey Paul Townend made it two in two years as he rode Cheltenham Festival Gold Cup winner Al Boum Photo across the finish line on the final day of the race meeting. It was the second time in as many years that the duo had won the Gold Cup and hopes are high in the horse’s camp that next year will see a third consecutive victory in the race. Horse racing punters are already growing with excitement over Al Boum Photo’s chances of winning the Gold Cup in 2021. Punters can visit to get a bet bonus on the race before wagering on the horse they believe will win the Gold Cup.

The National Hunt; Cheltenham 2020 Preview


The National Hunt season is well and truly underway after the successes and losses at Leopardstown, with everyone now looking forward to the 2020 Cheltenham Festival. We saw a host of horses and their jockeys put their skills to the test, not just to claim victory at The Dublin Racing Festival, but to also prepare for the challenges of Cheltenham.

Altior and Faugheen Can Provide Spark for 2020 Cheltenham Festival



The nature of the Cheltenham Festival means that it is never about just one horse or, indeed, just one race. For instance, when we look back at Kauto Star’s final Gold Cup win in 2009, we should remember that same festival also saw Big Buck’s and Quevega digging out their own bit of history.

Altior Has Sole Cheltenham Festival Mission: Champion Chase Hat-Trick



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Altior is already an equine legend, a history maker, the best two-mile chaser of his generation. The chance to make more headlines and cement his indelible legacy comes at his happy hunting ground, the Cheltenham Festival, where his sole 2020 entry sees him bid for a third Queen Mother Champion Chase in a row.



Al Boum Photo Leading Betting For Second Gold Cup


With only a couple more months to go until the 2020 Cheltenham Festival begins, the ante-post betting markets are starting to take shape as the early bets begin to get laid. Many experhorse racing tipsters have already scoured the bookies looking for that extra value which going ante-post provides


Fixtures at Cheltenham

Date Course Type
Wed Apr 15 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Thu Apr 16 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Fri May 1 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Evening - Turf
Fri Oct 23 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sat Oct 24 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Fri Nov 13 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sat Nov 14 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sun Nov 15 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Fri Dec 11 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sat Dec 12 2020 Cheltenham Jump - Afternoon - Turf

Cheltenham Races News

Cheltenham Racecourse News - Hunter Chase Evening at Cheltenham cancelled for 2020


Hunter Chase Evening at Cheltenham, which was scheduled to take place on Friday, 1 May, is cancelled for 2020.

Paisley Park to wear heart monitor on return to work after Cheltenham disappointment


Beaten Cheltenham favourite Paisley Park will wear a heart monitor for training after being cleared by vets to return after a heart irregularity.

Tiger Roll centre stage with several Randox Health Grand National contenders set to go on trial at Cheltenham


With the £1-million Randox Health Grand National now just under four weeks' away, several contenders for the world's greatest and most valuable chase are set to put their Aintree credentials on the line at The Festival™ presented by Magners, which takes place at Cheltenham from Tuesday, 10 March to Friday, 13 March.

Star names stand their ground for novices' contests at The Festivalâ„¢ presented by Magners


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Henry de Bromhead, Jessica Harrington and Enda Bolger stable tours ahead of The Festivalâ„¢ presented by Magners


Trainer Henry de Bromhead is yet to decide the intended target for the unbeaten Honeysuckle ahead of The Festival™ presented by Magners at Cheltenham Racecourse.

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Record-breaking third consecutive Randox Health Grand National still very much the aim for


Trainer Gordon Elliott revealed today that the £1-million Randox Health Grand National at Aintree on Saturday, 4 April, 2020 remains the plan for Tiger Roll this season.

Happy Diva could bid for rare double as 38 entered for Caspian Caviar Gold Cup


The first three from the BetVictor Gold Cup - Happy Diva, Brelan D'As and Warthog - feature among 38 entries revealed today for the £130,000 G3 Caspian Caviar Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday, 14 December, day two of The International.