Cheltenham Festival Tips

Make the most of this year's Cheltenham Festival with free tips, race results, weather updates, racecourse info and the best free bets and bookie offers selected by our horse racing tipsters at Cheltenham.

Cheltenham Races

The greatest show on turf, the 2020 Cheltenham Festival, is taking place Tuesday 10 - Friday 13 March 2020. Get ready for the roar of the crowd as horse racing fans settle into 4 days of racing heaven.

The Cheltenham Festival is the highlight jumping festival during the British jumps season. With 13 Grade 1 races on the card throughout the four-day festival, it's great for punters.

Cheltenham News

Cheltenham Free Bets

Cheltenham is traditionally a time of year where bookmakers dig deep and offer their most generous free bet offers.  Over the years the free bet offers that used to be launched on Tuesday (Day 1) have been coming earlier and earlier, and it's not unusual for firms to showcase their Day 1 offers on the weekend before the off.

We are in touch with all the bookmakers and will show you when the free bets for Cheltenham come out. Typically we expect a large money back offer or enhancement on the Supreme Novices and the Gold Cup.  You can see all the current free bet offers here 

Cheltenham Day 1 Tips

Go here for all Tuesday tips & news for the first day of Cheltenham.

Cheltenham Day 2 Tips

Go here for all Wednesday tips & news for the first day of Cheltenham.

Cheltenham Day 3 Tips

Go here for all Thursday tips & news for the first day of Cheltenham.

Cheltenham Day 4 Tips

Go here for all Friday tips & news for the first day of Cheltenham.
The 2020 Cheltenham Festival dates have been confirmed by the Jockey Club.

Cheltenham Festival Dates 2020


The dates for The Festival™, the Jockey Club's name for the Cheltenham Festival are 11th - 14th March 2020.

The Cheltenham Festival meeting is the highlight of the jumps calendar and the meeting will last for four fun-filled days in March. 

Over 200,000 visitors will enjoy one of horse racing's most exciting spectacles and millions of horse racing fans worldwide will watch and bet on the races.  Estimates vary but over $500m is wagered on most Cheltenham Festivals.

Day 1 race schedule


1:30 Supreme Novices' Hurdle
2:10 Arkle Chase
2:50 Ultima Handicap Chase
3:30 Champion Hurdle
4:10 Mares Hurdle
4:50 National Hunt Chase Cup
5:30 Close Brothers Novices Chase

Day 2 race schedule


1:30 Ballymore Novices' Hurdle
2:10 RSA Chase
2:50 Coral Cup
3:30 Queen Mother Champion Chase
4:10 Cross Country Chase
4:50 Fred Winter Handicap Hurdle
5:30 Champion Bumper

Day 3 race schedule


1:30 JLT Novices' Chase
2:10 Pertemps Final Hurdle
2:50 Ryanair Chase
3:30 Stayers Hurdle
4:10 Brown Advisory Plate
4:50 Mares Novices' Hurdle
5:30 Kim Muir Chase Cup

Day 4 race schedule


1:30 Triumph Hurdle
2:10 County Handicap Hurdle
2:50 Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle
3:30 Cheltenham Gold Cup
4:10 Foxhunter Chase
4:50 Conditional Jockeys' Hurdle
5:30 Grand Annual Chase

Cheltenham Results