Cheltenham Festival 2010 preview events

Below are details of upcoming Cheltenham Festival 2010 preview events in the UK listed in date order. Please check with the organisers to confirm the event details before making any arrangements. Once you have confirmation early booking is advised as many of these events sell out.

If you are aware of any other events or additional details for the events please let me know and I’ll add them to the listing. Thank you.

Saturday 13 March 2010
Sandown Racecourse – Raceday
Racing UK Cheltenham Festival Preview and Raceday hospitality
Panel includes Racing UK TV presenters.
Tickets are priced at £35 and include use of the Racing UK suite during afternoon racing. Call 01372 470047 for more info or to book.

Sunday 14 March 2010 

Cheltenham Racecourse – 7.00pm
Official Cheltenham Festival Preview sponsored by Sportingbet
Organised by Cheltenham Racecourse in conjunction with Cheltenham and Three Counties Race Club.
Chaired by Times correspondent Alan Lee, the panel includes Gary O’Brien of Attheraces, Lee Mottershead of the Racing Post,’s Mick Fitzgerald, Carl Llewellyn, assistant to local hero Nigel Twiston-Davies, Tom Scudamore and trainer Paul Nolan.
Tickets are £8. Doors open at 5.15pm with a start time of 7.00pm. There will be a full bar and snack food available, along with a display of the trophies for all 26 races. There will also be a raffle and auction in aid of Retraining of Racehorses. There are special concessions for signed up members of the Club. If you are a member you will receive a copy of the Racing Post Festival Betting Guide, worth £10 as a complimentary gift. Packed with useful tips and trends, and fresh from the panel’s views, the 26 races will look easy to solve. To purchase tickets, click hereFor those unable to attend I’ll be live blogging the event on this site.

Monday 15 March 2010

Golden Heart Inn, Nettleton Bottom, Birdlip, Gloucester – 7.00pm
Cheltenham National Hunt Festival Preview 2010
Presentation by Dave Makin usually preceded by pub dinner from 7.00pm with talk starting at 8.00pm for around 40 minutes. Dave encourages questions and comments during the session.
No charge for this informal event. Just turn up.