Four days of the best jumps horses in the world battling it out amid the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside – and you could be there courtesy of the Racing Post.
We are giving away two tickets to Wednesday’s racing at the Festival – which is also Ladies’ Day – with the highlight on the course the Queen Mother Champion Chase.
In a prize worth more than £200, your tickets will gain you and a plus one access to the Club Enclosure on a thrilling day of racing – and the exclusive new Park Enclosure which features on that day a 90-minute DJ set from Love Island host Laura Whitmore after the racing and live music throughout the day.
The Park, new for this year, also includes brand new bars, street food, complimentary rides on our Ferris wheel and Carousel and a caricaturist. You will also get a complete tipping guide from experts at the Racing Post.
Top tips from RacingPost.com for the four Championship races
Tuesday – Champion Hurdle – Fusil Raffles (16/1)
The build-up to this race has been slightly chaotic with a number of entries dropping out ahead of the Festival. Punters may be put off by Fusil Raffles being unable to finish his last race on Boxing Day, but the open nature of this renewal means he stands a decent chance of winning.
Wednesday – Champion Chase – Defi Du Seuil (9/4)
Two-time Champion Altior is defending his crown but faces his toughest challenge yet over two miles. Defi Du Seuil has had a brilliant season after winning at the Festival last year and is likely to run Altior and Irish challenger Chacun Pour Soi very close.
Thursday – Stayers’ Hurdle – Paisley Park (4/6)
Paisley Park is on a run of seven straight wins, which includes this race last year, and dominates the staying hurdle division. An impressive mix of stamina and jumping often makes him hard to beat, although Summerville Boy got close when they raced at Cheltenham in January.
Friday – Gold Cup – Delta Work (6/1)
Delta Work has impressively beaten many of the other Irish entries in this race in varying conditions recently. The Gordon Elliott-trained seven-year-old is in brilliant form after a slow start to the season and should have enough to claim the biggest prize in jumps racing.
(Odds from the RacingPost.com)
To enter, answer the following question and email your answer to [email protected] by 5pm on Tuesday, March 3. The winner will be contacted by the organisers and the tickets posted to you.
Who will be performing a DJ set after the racing next Wednesday?
Terms: Usual T&Cs apply, competition only open to over 18s. A full name, telephone number and home address must be provided in order for tickets to be sent.
Prize: 2x Club & Park enclosure tickets for Wednesday racing at the Cheltenham Festival 2020 (prize worth £210)
Details: Gates open 10.30am, first race 1.30pm, last race 5.30pm - Champion Chase takes place at 3.30pm