Randox Health County Handicap Hurdle

The Randox Health County Handicap Hurdle is a Grade 3 handicap hurdle race for horses aged fiveyears or older . The race is run on the New Course, and eight hurdles have to be jumped.

2.10 Randox Health County Handicap Hurdle Profile (ITV/RTV)

Type: Grade 3 Hurdle Race

Distance: 2m1f 

Age: 5 year olds +

Weight: Handicap

Prize Fund: £95,000

2009-2018 Stats


  • Won six times by Irish trainers, five of them going to Willie Mullins
  • Dan Skelton and Paul Nicholls have both won it twice


  • 5yo and 6yo have both won it four times, and 8yo twice


  • The favourites has not won it in ten years, and the shortest price winner has been 8/1 – four winners have been 20/1, with two more winners at 25/1 and 33/1

Festival appearances:

  • Seven winners were without Festival form

Form pointers:

  • Eight winners had won over the disttance, one C&D
  • Only two winners had won their preceding race
  • Nine winners had won a race from their previous four starts

Number Cruncher’s Verdict