Famous Horse Races

Arkle Challenge Trophy

Cheltenham Racecourse
A Brief History Of Arkle Challenge Trophy
The Arkle Challenge Trophy is a Grade 1 National Hunt chase for five-year-old and above novices run over a distance of 2 miles (3,219 metres) at Cheltenham Racecourse during the Cheltenham Festival in March. There are twelve fences to be jumped in the race.

It was given its present name in 1969 to honour the racehorse Arkle, a three-time winner of the Cheltenham Gold Cup. Prior to this the race had been known as the Cotswold Chase.
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Tidal Bay
My Way de Solzen
Voy Por Ustedes
Contraband
Well Chief
Azertyuiop
Moscow Flyer

Tiutchev
Flagship Uberalles
Champleve
Or Royal
Ventana Canyon
Klairon Davis
Nakir
Travado
Young Pokey
Remittance Man
Commandante
Waterloo Boy
Danish Flight
Gala's Image
Oregon Trail
Boreen Prince
Bobsline
Ryeman
The Brockshee
Clayside
Anaglogs Daughter
Chinrullah
Alverton
Tip the Wink
Roaring Wind
Broncho II
Canasta Lad
Denys Adventure
Pendil
Alpheus
Soloning
Chatham
The Hustler
Arctic Stream
Arctic Sunset
Flyingbolt
Greektown
Ben Stack
Prudent Barney
Mountcashel King
Mazurka
Flame Gun
Fortria
Ballyatom
Sir Ken
Manuscrit
Armorial III
Bramble Tudor
Nautical Print
Red Steel
High Level
Grand Refrain
Top Cash

Bright Penny
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Denis O'Regan
Robert Thornton
Robert Thornton
Timmy Murphy
Tony McCoy
Ruby Walsh
Barry Geraghty

Mick Fitzgerald
Joe Tizzard
Tony McCoy
Tony McCoy
Richard Dunwoody
Francis Woods
Jamie Osbourne
Jamie Osbourne
Jamie Osbourne
Richard Dunwoody
Peter Hobbs
Richard Dunwoody
Mark Dwyer
Richard Linley
Ronnie Beggan
Niall Madden
Frank Berry
Alan Brown
Tommy Carberry
Alan Brown
Tommy Carberry
Dessie Hughes
Graham Thorner
Dessie Hughes
Reg Crank
Colin Tinkler
Jeff King
Graham Thorner
Richard Pitman
Eddie Wright
Paul Kelleway
Terry Biddlecombe
Barry Brogan
Ben Hannon
George Milburn
Pat Taaffe
Michael Scudamore
Pat Taaffe
Johnny East
Pat Taaffe
Ron Harrison
Fred Winter
Tom Taaffe
Mr Bob McCreery
Tim Molony
Johnny Bullock
Rene Emery
Tim Molony
Tommy Cusack
Dick Francis
Johnny Bullock
Glen Kelly
Glen Kelly

Glen Kelly
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Howard Johnson
Alan King
Alan King
Martin Pipe
Martin Pipe
Paul Nicholls
Jessica Harrington

Nicky Henderson
Paul Nicholls
Martin Pipe
Martin Pipe
Edward O'Grady
Arthur Moore
Simon Christian
Nicky Henderson
Oliver Sherwood
Nicky Henderson
Josh Gifford
David Nicholson
Jimmy FitzGerald
Mercy Rimell
Simon Christian
Andrew McNamara
Francis Flood
Peter Easterby
Arthur Moore
Peter Easterby
Bill Durkan
Mick O'Toole
Peter Easterby
Pat Taylor
Roy Cambidge
Tony Dickinson
Peter Bailey
Tim Forster
Fred Winter
Tom Dreaper
Fred Winter
Fred Rimell
Earl Jones
Pat Rooney
Ken Oliver
Tom Dreaper
Willie Stephenson
Tom Dreaper
Bobby Renton
Tom Dreaper
Ron Smyth
Charlie Mallon
Tom Dreaper
George Beeby
Willie Stephenson
Fulke Walwyn
Fulke Walwyn
Stewart Wight
Gerry Wilson
Frank Cundell
Fred Rimell
Bobby Norris
Bobby Norris

Bobby Norris
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