CHAMPION DAY

The famous roar as the tapes rise for the first race on Tuesday signals the moment when the 12 month wait is over and racing’s favourite fixture is back.

 The first day of The Festival features the most important hurdle race of the season, the Stan James Champion Hurdle, won in 2017 by Buveur D’Air.

Tickets are now on sale for The Festival™ 2018. 

Champion Day 2018 begins:

Gates Open: 10.30

First Race: 13.30

Last Race: 17.30

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Tickets

Club
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From £70

Tattersalls
Enclosure

From £40

Best Mate
Enclosure

From £25

Gold
Package

£60

Saver
Package

£TBC

    Final
    Flight

    £TBC

      Tattersalls - Group

      From £40

      Best Mate - Group

      From £25

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      Race Schedule

      Please note times and sponsors are correct for The Festival™ 2017

      Time Race Distance Type
      13.30 The Sky Bet Supreme Novices’ Hurdle Race 2m abt ½f Hurdle
      14.10 The Racing Post Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase abt 2m Chase
      14.50 The Ultima Handicap Steeple Chase 3m abt 1f Chase
      15.30 The Stan James Champion Hurdle Challenge Trophy 2m abt ½f Hurdle
      16.10 The OLBG Mares’ Hurdle Race 2m abt 4f Hurdle
      16.50 The J T McNamara National Hunt Steeple Chase Challenge Cup (Amateur Riders’ Novices’ Steeple Chase) Abt 4m Chase
      17.30 The Close Brothers Novices’ Handicap Chase 2m abt 4½f Chase
      Information subject to change.
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