The Albert Bartlett Novices Hurdle is a Grade 1 Hurdle run on the New Course.
Novices Hurdle Race Card & Odds
The latest odds for horses running in the 2017 race.
The Spa Novices' Hurdle, also known as the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle, is run on the New Course at Cheltenham over a distance of 3 miles (4,828 metres), with twelve hurdles to be jumped.
The Novices Hurdle Course
There have been 10 runnings of this particular hurdle race as it was only introduced in 2005 when the Cheltenham Festival had a fourth day added to it's schedule. Originally classed at Grade 2 level, Albert Bartlett began supporting the race in 2008 and it has held Grade 1 status since then.
AP McCoy holds the record for leading jockey with three wins.
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Gold Cup Day
|13.30||The JCB Triumph Hurdle||2m abt 1f||Hurdle|
|14.10||The Vincent O’Brien County Handicap Hurdle Race||2m abt 1f||Hurdle|
|14.50||The Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle Race||abt 3m||Hurdle|
|15.30||The Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup Steeple Chase||3m abt 2½ f||Chase|
|16.10||The St James’s Place Foxhunter Steeple Chase Challenge Cup||3m abt 2½ f||Chase|
|16.50||The Martin Pipe Conditional Jockeys’ Handicap Hurdle Race||2m abt 4½ f||Hurdle|
|17.30||The Johnny Henderson Grand Annual Handicap Steeple Chase Challenge Cup||2m abt ½ f||Chase|