A day at Cheltenham Racecourse

  “A day at Cheltenham Racecourse” Cheltenham is a town in Gloucestershire, England. It lies on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Cheltenham is famous for its horse racing events especially the one known as the Cheltenham Gold Cup. The winner of this race gets a chance to take part in all four major races in North America and is considered one of the toughest horse racing events in the world. The Cheltenham Festival is one of the most popular horse racing festivals in the world. The festival originated from a meeting at the Turf Hotel, Cheltenham in 1815. Back then it was quite small but now has become extremely famous all over the world. It usually lasts for 5 days and consists of four stages: the Queen Mother Champion Chase, the Cheltenham Gold Cup , the St. James’ Palace Stakes and the National Hunt…

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