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Day Two (Wednesday) at The Cheltenham Festival

Wednesday 11 March 2020

THE QUEEN MOTHER OF ALL RACEDAYS

 

Adding a splash of colour to The Festival™ presented by Magners. Day Two: Ladies Day sees city girls become country girls and tweed become fashionably becoming. 

 

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Ladies Day at Cheltenham Racecourse 2019, saw the reigning Nicky Henderson-trained, Altior storm home in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase.

 

Ladies Day 2019 saw the return of the popular #ColourMeMarch competition, and this year both men and women took home prizes including a brand new Mini ONE, a Boodles item of jewellery worth £3,800 and much more. Click here for more information.  

 

  • First-class quality Jump racing 
  • World-class hospitality delivered by outstanding chefs
  • Live music performances from top bands
  • Shopping in our Tented Village offering a diverse range of boutique goods

 

Cheltenham Racecourse During The Festival 2018

Tickets

Official tickets for The Festival 2020 are now on sale, buy your Club, Tatts or Best Mate ticket at the best price before 10:59am on 5th July 2019. 

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Hospitality at Cheltenham Racecourse

Hospitality

Make your visit to The Festival 2020 extra special with our Hospitality packages and enjoy world-class cuisine. 

 

Available to book online today. 

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From £275

COLOUR ME MARCH

 

During Ladies Day 2019 at Cheltenham, prizes were won by both men and women who added a splash of colour to their outfit and four very lucky winners won some fantastic prizes including a MINI ONE. 

 

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The Festival 2020 Hospitality Enquiry

Are you interested in Hospitality at The Festival 2020?

 

From restaurants in the heart of Cheltenham Racecourse, to boxes overlooking the finish line, there are a number of hospitality options available. Enjoy exhilarating racing with a base for the day, award-winning dishes using local seasonal produce and service of the highest standard.

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Did you miss The Core?

If you missed any of the action both on and off the track across The Festival 2019 then take a look at ‘The Core’ our daily feature highlights programme.

 

Join Lee McKenzie, Mattie Batchelor and special guests and catch up with everything from the racing to behind-the-scenes across the four days of extraordinary.

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THE ACTION FROM Ladies DAY 2019

 

The Duchess of Cornwall, Honorary Member of the Jockey Club, attended Ladies Day and presented the trophy to the winning Owner, Jockey and Trainer of The Queen Mother Champion Steeple Chase. Altior (4/11 favourite) returned to emotional scenes and two spontaneous rounds of 'three cheers' after possibly the most dramatic win of his career in the G1 Queen Mother Champion Chase.

 

The star of the show on Ladies Day was the incredible Altior who continued his unbeaten streak over fences for Champion Trainer, Nicky Henderson. The 4/11 Favourite held off strong challenges from Politologue and Sceau Royal respectively before returning to the Winners’ Enclosure as a back-to-back Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase winner.

 

Tiger Roll put in an extraordinary performance in the Glenfarclas Cross Country Chase to finish well clear of the field and to follow up on his success in this race last year for jockey Keith Donoghue, and trainer Gordon Elliot.

 

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EVENT SCHEDULE

 

GATES OPEN: 10:30

 

Sponsors, prize money, and race distances are correct as of The Festival 2019, these are subject to change. 

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

Prize Money

13:30

The Ballymore Novices' Hurdle Race

2m abt 5f

Hurdle

£125,000

14:10

The RSA Insurance Novices' Steeple Chase 

3m abt ½ f

Chase

£175,000

14:50

The Coral Cup Hurdle (A Handicap Hurdle Race) (Grade 3)

2m abt 5f

Hurdle

£100,000

15:30

The Betway Queen Mother Champion Steeple Chase (Grade 1)

Abt 2m

Chase

£400,000

16:10

The Glenfarclas Cross Country Steeple Chase

3m 6f

Chase

£65,000

16:50

The Boodles Juvenile Handicap Hurdle Race (Grade 3)

2m abt ½f

Hurdle

£80,000

17.30

The Weatherbys Champion Bumper (A Standard Open NH Flat Race) (Grade 1)

2m abt ½f

Bumper

£75,000

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As part of ensuring our guests enjoy a safe environment while attending Cheltenham Racecourse, we thank you for cooperating with our routine search procedures on arrival and restriction on bag sizes being entered into the Racecourse. To read our full bag policy click here. To read our Important Ticket Information, click here. 

 

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