GOLD CUP DAY

Last but most certainly not least is a phrase that defines the closing day of The Festival.

One of the most sought after titles in racing is decided on the final day of the Festival and always promises to provide the greatest spectacle. The Timico Gold Cup is a race associated with elite of the sport and nothing can rival the Cheltenham roar as the horses charge up the famous hill.

The 2017 rendition was won is style by the Mrs J Harrington trained 7/1 Sizing John ridden by Robbie Power in a thrilling race fending off challenges from Native River and Minella Rocco.

The victory celebrations roll on into the evening with top-class entertainment in Final Flight and the Centaur. The Festival fun doesn’t end just because the racing has!

Gold Cup Day 2018 begins:

Gates Open: 10.30

First Race: 13.30

Last Race: 17.30

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Gold
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£85

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From £53

Final Flight Package

£125

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Race Schedule

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

Time Race Distance Type
13.30 The JCB Triumph Hurdle 2m abt 1f Hurdle
14.10 The Randox Health County Handicap Hurdle Race 2m abt 1f Hurdle
14.50 The Albert Bartlett  Novices’ Hurdle Race abt 3m Hurdle
15.30 The Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeple Chase 3m abt 2½f Chase
16.10 The St. James’s Place Foxhunter Steeple Chase Challenge Cup 3m abt 2½f Chase
16.50 The Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle Race
(0-145)
2m abt 4½f Hurdle
17.30 The Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Handicap Steeple Chase Challenge Cup 2m abt ½f Chase
Information subject to change.
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