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Friday 13 December 2024

THE CHRISTMAS MEETING FRIDAY

 

Celebrate your Christmas party or Christmas get together with friends, by enjoying the fun festive atmosphere, fantastic racing and superb entertainment. With an overseas flare and the spectacle of the Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase, to the entertainment off the track, it promises to be a race day to remember.

 

Enjoy and experience fabulous festive fun and great racing at the Home of Jump Racing.

 

Under 18’s race free and do not require a ticket to enter.

Timings and races are subject to change

 

Gates Open

10:00

RACEDAY PREVIEW

11:20 - 11:50

Live in the Parade Ring

First Race

12:05

Last Race

15:35

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

12:05 The British E.B.F. National Hunt Novices’ Hurdle Race (Class 3) (Qualifier) 2m abt 1f Hurdle

12:40

The Cheltenham & South-West Racing Club Novices’ Steeple Chase (Class 2)

2m abt 4f

Hurdle

13:15

The Catesby Estates Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 3)

2m abt 1f

Hurdle

13:50

The Mares’ Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 3) (Challenger Mares’ Chase Series Qualifier)

2m abt 4½f

Steeple Chase

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14:25

The Unibet Middle Distance Veterans Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 2)

2m abt 4½f

Steeple Chase

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15:00 The Glenfarclas Crystal Cup Cross Country Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 2) 3m abt 5½f Steeple Chase image029h9.png

15:35

The CITIPOST Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 2)

Abt 3m

Hurdle

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Directions and Parking

Directions and Parking

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Did you know?

Half price tickets for 18-24 year olds

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Under 18s go FREE

Under 18s go FREE

Under 18s race for free at the majority of Jockey Club racedays. 

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