The Coral Gold Cup Meeting – Long Distance Hurdle Day




Gates Open - 10.00
First Race - 12.10
Last Race - 15.40

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Jump into the festive season with the all-new Coral Gold Cup.

That’s right, it’s the same but different as we introduce The Coral Gold Cup Meeting on Friday 25 & Saturday 26 November. Formerly known as Gentleman’s Day for the Ladbrokes Winter Carnival this day is still sure to bring you the same thrilling racing action with the feature race, the Grade 2 Coral Long Distance Hurdle. This is often one of the first chances to see some of the three mile champions in action, with recent winners including Unowhatimeanharry, Paisley Park and Thyme Hill.

Get your friends together to kick off the festive season in style. With signature cocktails and an afterparty for the grown-ups, you won’t want to miss this event.

We will be operating both Premier and Grandstand Enclosures on this day.

Your ticket will also include exclusive entry to the recently launched Great Christmas Carnival in the centre of the course. Be the first to see this large scale Christmas event and get into the festive spirit before anyone else! Find out more here >

Newbury Racecourse reserves the right to alter or change packages to conform with the Government guidelines.

Order of Running

Time Race Distance
12.10 The Coral Bet Bundles 'National Hunt' Maiden Hurdle Race Class 3 2m ½f
12.45 The Coral Racing Club Novices' Limited Handicap Steeple Chase(For the Fulke Walwyn Trophy) Class 3 2m 1/2f
13.20 The Coral Get Closer To The Action Novices' Hurdle Race Class 3 2m 4½f
13.55 The Coral Racing Club Novices' Steeple Chase (Registered as The Berkshire) Class 1 2m 4f
14.30 The Coral Bet Bundles Handicap Steeple Chase Class 2 (Open) 2m 4f
15.05 The Coral Long Distance Hurdle Race Class 1 3m ½f
15.40 The Coral Committed To Safer Gambling Handicap Hurdle Race Class 2 3m
Raceday Info

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