Coral Cup

The Coral Cup is a Grade 3 National Hunt hurdle race, it is the third race on Ladies’ Day at the Cheltenham Festival. Horses must be 4 years old or older to enter the race, which is run on the Old Course at Cheltenham. It’s a handicap race, where the runners must jump 10 hurdles on their way round.

The race was first run in 1993 and has been sponsored by Coral since it was established. No horse has ever won the Coral Cup more than once.

Coral Cup Profile

Type: Grade 3 Hurdle Race

Distance: 2m 5f (4,225m)

Age: 4 year olds +

Weight: Handicap

Allowances: None

Prize Fund: £95,000