Grand Annual Chase

The Grand Annual Chase is a class B grade 3 handicap chase raced at the Cheltenham Festival. The race is run on the Cheltenham New Course and covers a distance of 2 miles 110 yards.

Open to 5 year old and older chasers, the Grand Annual Chase is the closest the Cheltenham Festival comes to a ‘sprint’ handicap chase. The race is also the oldest race run at the Cheltenham Festival.

Grand Annual Chase Odds

13 March 2015 - Cheltenham - 17:15
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Ned Buntline7/27/237/27/6
Blood Cotil715/2715/211/4
Ted Veale121212124
Eastlake1412141412
Grumeti121214127/2
Next Sensation161216169/2
Bellenos202020167/2
Croco Bay161616207/2
Astracad202520207/2
Bold Henry252225256
Chris Pea Green2222252011/2
Dresden252525255
Solar Impulse222025205
Turn Over Sivola25--284
Brick Red2520252513/2
Festive Affair282525284
Karinga Dancer3333NR-5
Mount Colah282525284
Turban404033407
Tanks For That50NRNR-NQ
Firth Of The Clyde505033506
My Brother Sylvest6666506613/2
Dick Dundee6680505010
Claret CloakNRNRNRNRNR


Grand Annual Chase History and Winners

The Grand Annual Chase is the oldest steeplechase event still raced in the United Kingdom. The race was first run in April 1834 on the open countryside surrounding the town of Andoversford.

At one time considered the most prestigious steeplechase in the UK, the Grand Annual Chase has been a permanent part of the Cheltenham Festival racing calendar since 1913.

One of the Grand Annual Chase’s most famous winners is Hipparchus, who won the 1954 race title after entering the race priced at odds of 100/1.

Grand Annual Chase Results



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