Tuesday- Champion Day

Champion Day kicks off the Festival on the Tuesday every year. It combines races for everyone including the Supreme Novices’ Hurdle, the Arkle, the Champion Hurdle and the Mares’ Hurdle.

Willie Mullins has dominated this day in recent years, however there are many contenders from different stables this year!


Supreme Novices’ Hurdle

Arkle Challenge Trophy

Festival Handicap Chase

Champion Hurdle

David Nicholson Mares Hurdle

National Hunt Chase

Novices’ Handicap Chase