Today we are going to discuss a very interesting topic which is regarding Cheltenham Festival. It basically comes in March month. People celebrate this occasion with full of joy and happiness. Usually, it is a meeting of British- and Irish-trained horses which is a competitor to each other in the racing ground. This amazing festival takes place annually in March at Cheltenham Racecourse in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire. Also, this festive season coincides with Saint Patrick’s Day, which is equally popular with Irish visitors.
People invest huge money in this festival. In short words, Cheltenham Festival is a meeting and greet in the National Hunt racing calendar in the United Kingdom. People gambled huge money in this festival like hundreds of millions of pounds being bet over the week. It introduces several awards like Cheltenham Gold Cup, Champion Hurdle, Queen Mother Champion Chase and World Hurdle, held over four days.
Introduction to Cheltenham Festival 2018
This festival was originated in 1860. First, it was held in the market Harborough. People invest huge amount and start betting on racing horses. This Cheltenham Festival has held in many other countries also. People loved this festival which is coming in the month of March. It was staged at Cheltenham in 1904-05 and new course established at Prestbury Park in 1902. Now mainly it was held at Warwick Racecourse.
Now Ladies also took part in this racing. At 2010, there is a first racing of the Ladies who worked for Charity Flat Race in aid of Cancer Research UK. In 2014, Cheltenham Festival expected £250 million and 230,000 racegoers to be wagered. And it was confirmed that Timico is the new sponsor of the Cheltenham Gold Cup in December 2015.
This festival categorize into 4 days-
a) Champion Day- From £40
b) Ladies Day- From £40
c) St. Patricks Day- From £40
d) Gold Cup Day- From £60
The best thing about this festival is that in this festival 28 races are to be conducted with around 500 horses competing for over £3.4 million of win and place prize money which compete only with the Grand National in terms of prestige in the jump racing calendar. Most of the people enjoyed some remarkable success in recent years.
I also loved this racing festival which is coming in 13th to 16th March. You have to book your tickets as soon as possible. Because there is a huge number of booking are already started. This is one of the finest racing ever occurred every year.
Cheltenham also offered tremendous hospitality to their customers. Cheltenham works with a wealth of local farmers and producers to source ingredients, which often come straight from the field to the plate.
Some of the main popular and famous Cheltenham Festival winners are Norland, Ferdy Murphy, Whilst Binocular, L’Antartique’s etc.
Now, what are you waiting for? Go and purchase the tickets because as you all know tickets are always in limited. People reserved and booked the seats and tickets. So don’t miss this opportunity. Prices are increasing on 11th March 2018 at 11:59pm, so don’t miss out on making the most of our best prices!
You do not believe that just over 300,000 people pass through the gates over the four days. Isn’t it amazing! At last, I would only say, not to waste your time. Book your tickets now and enjoy it.