5 May 2014

Festival Jockeys

CHELTENHAM FESTIVAL JOCKEYS

It’s well known that Cheltenham Racecourse hosts some monumental events – the biggest of all being The Festival over St. Patrick’s Day week every year.

There are many other race days held at Cheltenham, too, in fact, there are 16 in total, split into 8 individual events spread over the racing season.

Other events include New Year’s Day, Festival Trials Day, The April Meeting, Race Night, The Showcase, The November Meeting and The International. All of these events are grand in stature and attract crowds in the thousands for every single race day.

Nico De Boinville

31-year-old Nico De Boinville is one of the most impressive jockeys in Cheltenham Festival’s recent years after a series of victories on horses of all types of odds.

Often recruited by Nicky Henderson for the most prestigious of races, Nico has won a handful of Grade 1 Cheltenham Festival races in recent years, including:

DATE

RACE

HORSE

STARTING PRICE

2015

The Cheltenham Gold Cup

Coneygree

7/1

2014

The Supreme Novices’ Hurdle

Altior

4/1

2014

The Queen Mother Champion Chase

Might Bite

5/1

2013

The Triumph Hurdle

Altior

3/1

Aidan Coleman

31-year-old Nico De Boinville is one of the most impressive jockeys in Cheltenham Festival’s recent years after a series of victories on horses of all types of odds.

Often recruited by Nicky Henderson for the most prestigious of races, Nico has won a handful of Grade 1 Cheltenham Festival races in recent years, including:

DATE

RACE

HORSE

STARTING PRICE

2015

The Cheltenham Gold Cup

Coneygree

7/1

2014

The Supreme Novices’ Hurdle

Altior

4/1

2014

The Queen Mother Champion Chase

Might Bite

5/1

2013

The Triumph Hurdle

Altior

3/1

Rachael Blackmore

31-year-old Nico De Boinville is one of the most impressive jockeys in Cheltenham Festival’s recent years after a series of victories on horses of all types of odds.

Often recruited by Nicky Henderson for the most prestigious of races, Nico has won a handful of Grade 1 Cheltenham Festival races in recent years, including:

DATE

RACE

HORSE

STARTING PRICE

2015

The Cheltenham Gold Cup

Coneygree

7/1

2014

The Supreme Novices’ Hurdle

Altior

4/1

2014

The Queen Mother Champion Chase

Might Bite

5/1

2013

The Triumph Hurdle

Altior

3/1