Cheltenham Festival Going News
Tuesday 15th - Friday 18th March 2016
Thursday, March 17, 2016
GOING UPDATE AFTER RACING
The going at Cheltenham at 6.00pm ahead of the fourth and final day of The Festival, Gold Cup Day, has changed to:
from Good, Good to Soft in places
Simon Claisse, the Clerk of the Course at Cheltenham and Director of Racing at Jockey Club Racecourses South West, said this evening:
"The going is now good across the course as we're not using the chutes tomorrow.
"We're going to water one furlong of the course to maintain current conditions which is at the bottom of the hill on the New Course.
"It is a dry forecast overnight and a dry forecast tomorrow with temperatures expected to reach five or six degrees."