Cheltenham Day 1 Tips

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Day One of the Cheltenham Festival marks the start of the greatest show on Turf, with stellar Grade 1 races on Champion Day such as the Supreme Novices' Hurdle at 13:30 and the Champion Hurdle. 

Experience the roar and get in on the thrill of Cheltenham with our expert tips for each of the Festival races taking place on Tuesday, 12th March 2024.

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2024 Cheltenham Festival Day 1 Tips

We've covered all seven races on day one including our verdict on the 2024 Champion Hurdle. Follow our tips below.

Cheltenham Races Day 1 - Champion Hurdle Day (Tuesday 15th March 2022)

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Cheltenham Festival Day 1 FAQs

When is the 2024 Cheltenham Festival going to be run?

The 2024 Cheltenham Festival starts at 13:30 on Tuesday, 12th March 2024, starting with the Supreme Novices' Hurdle, and finishes on Friday, 15th March 2024 after the Gold Cup.

How can I stream the races at the 2024 Cheltenham Festival?

There are many bookmakers that allow you to watch Cheltenham races live once you have placed a bet on it. We have a favourite betting site that we use, as they also stream pretty much every other sport in the world.

What is the first race on Day One of the Cheltenham Festival?

The Festival kicks off with the Supreme Novices' Hurdle at 13:30 on Tuesday, March 12th 2024. 

How loud is the Cheltenham Roar?

Ruby Walsh once said: "The Cheltenham roar is like nothing else in National Hunt racing. It's that bit louder. That bit more boisterous". In fact, the Cheltenham Roar is 119 decibels.