If the Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Bobs Worth pleases in a piece of serious work in Lambourn this weekend, the Lexus Chase could yet challenge the Ryanair Hurdle's status as the most eagerly anticipated race of Leopardstown's Christmas ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
LONDON (Reuters) - Prize money at leading British horse racing venues including Aintree, Cheltenham and Epsom will reach a record of almost 43 million pounds ($69.8 million) next year, the Jockey Club said on Wednesday. FULL ARTICLE AT Reuters.co.uk
One of Jimmy Murray's former coaches spoke softly from the Cheltenham bleachers while watching the player. "Jimmy's got the green light tonight," he said multiple times, emphasizing his former player's early confidence. As the Plymouth Whitemarsh junior ... FULL ARTICLE AT Philly.com
DECEMBER GOLD CUP winner Double Ross could attempt to get the new year off to a flying start for trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies after he identified two races at Cheltenham on January 1 as targets. FULL ARTICLE AT Racing Post
AFTER finishing fourth behind stablemate At Fishers Cross at the Cheltenham Festival, O’Faolains Boy gets a crack at the job for which he is made, with trainer Rebecca Curtis hoping he will develop into an RSA Chase contender. FULL ARTICLE AT Racing Post
Cheltenham (pronounced /ˈtʃɛlt.nəm/), or Cheltenham Spa, is a spa town and borough in Gloucestershire, England with a population of 110,013 at the 2001 census. The inhabitants are known as "Cheltonians". Its motto is: Salubritas et Eruditio ("Health and Education").
Cheltenham is on the edge of the Cotswolds and has an image of being respectable and wealthy. The small River Chelt flows under and... Full Article At Wikipedia.org