The story of the ‘Comeback King’; Sprinter Sacre is not any normal horse and the horse known as the ‘Black Airplane’ won the 2016 renewal of the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase in the most emphatic fashion to mark himself as one of the all-time greats with a scintillating second win in the Champion Chase.
Ladies Day was bathed in late afternoon sunshine as Yvonne McAvoy took the honours with her stunning green outfit, Ladies Day Ambassadors Vogue Williams – “Team Captain for Ireland” and Miss Cheltenham Sophie Lydia Smith “Team Captain” for Great Britain were joined for the presentation by BBC Top Gear ‘s very own Eddie Jordan.
Ladies Day in 2017 is on Wednesday 15th March and tickets are on sale now. Early bird prices available until 13th November 2016, don’t miss out!
Ladies Day 2017 begins:
Please note: All 2017 dates are provisional & subject to change.
For The Open Saturday and over the four days of The Festival, Cheltenham operates three separate enclosures – Club, Tattersalls and Best Mate. Detailed below are the facilities that are available in the three different enclosures.
Views opposite the finishing line
Access to food outlets
Access to bars
Access to disabled facilities
Side view of the final furlong
Side view of the final fence/furlong
Covered grandstand seating
View of the pre parade paddock, paddock and winner’s enclosure
Access to the tented village
Access to Guinness village (festival only)
Access to themes and childrens’ entertainment
Access to Final Flight Bar
Access to Quevega’s (tapas and wine bar)
Dress code – see website for details
Access to restaurants
Access to the centre of the racecourse
Access to Vesty Bar in The Princess Royal Stand
Access to Big Buck’s Champagne Bar in The Princess Royal Stand
Access to steps on the front of The Princess Royal Stand