Cheltenham Festival is a meeting where all the bets British and Irish horses are competing against each other for price money that only Grand National exceeds.
In 2015 the festival will take place between 10th and 13th Match, and for 4 days will have no more than 28 races to bet on.
This festival attracts each year at least 200 000 fans from all over the world and is expected that more than 500 million pounds to be gambled during this days.
The festival is divided in 4 days, each day having 7 races. Champion Day is Day 1 of the festival with Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy being the most important day of the race. It is a 2 m ? f race open for horses aged four or older and during this race are eight hurdles to be jumed. The second day , also known as the Ladies Day , will begin at 1:30 with the Neptune Investment Management Novices Hurdle and at 3:20 the most important race of this day- BetVictor Queen Mother Champion Steeple Chase- will start. It is a 2 miles race and the runners will have to jump over twelve fences.
The St Patricks Day is Day 3 of the festival. The most important race of this day is Ladbrokes World Hurdle , a 3 miles race opened for horses aged four or older with twelve hurdles to be jumped. In the last day of the festival, the highlight of Cheltenham Festival , the Cheltenham Gold Cup , with over 500 000 GBP price money , will take place. It is a 3m 2 1/2f race with 22 fences, open to horses aged five and over. The Cheltenham Festival is a great opportunity for bettors to gain more. In this period the bookies will have many promotions and offers, such as enhanced odds or free bets. Check daily checkyourodds.co.uk to find out the best odds and promotions for this event.