Monthly Archives: February 2014

A guide to the upcoming Cheltenham Festival

Cheltenham racecourse, Prestwick Park, England.

In just a couple of weeks’ time, spectators from all over the UK will be gearing up for what has become one of the London area’s very best annual events. The Cheltenham Festival, located just a few hours outside of town, will take place from March 11-14, and will once again showcase some of the best horse jumping and racing talent in Europe, as well as an schedule full of engaging themes and events. Here’s our preview of the 2014 festival, with a few words on the favourite horses for major races. Day 1 The first day, known as “Champion Day,” kicks off with the ROR (Retraining of Racehorses) parade, … Continue reading

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