The Festival: Cheltenham Gold Cup
March 19, 2015 • Leave a Comment
Race week, and what a week it was! Covering it for the Gloucestershire Echo, working to the brief to make sure I had everything needed for the newspaper meant less time than I'd have liked for creative images. Still got a handful that I'm proud of, heres a mix of action and people photos.
Champion Chase Day
Ruby Walsh on Douvan ahead of the Supreme Novices Hurdle
Barry Geraghty on The Druids Nephew coming over the last fence to win the 2.40
Ruby Walsh and Faugheen, winner of the 3.20.
Ruby Walsh aboard Annie Power heading out to the start for the 4.00
Sire De Grugy ridden by Jamie Moore coming over the last hurdle in the Queen Mother Champion Hurdle Chase.
Baron Alco ridden by Jamie Moore and The Saint James ridden by Paul Carberry during the Fred Winter Hurdle
Tom Scudamore on Moon Racer, winner of the Weatherbys Champion Bumper
St Patricks Thursday
Tony McCoy aboard Regal Encore coming over the
last fence to win the Ryan Air Chase
The Package ridden by J J Codd, winner of the Fulke Walwyn Kim Muir Chase
Gold Cup Day
Albert Bartlett Novices Hurdle
Gold Cup winner Coneygree ridden by Nico de Boinville
McKinley heading out onto the course for the 4.40
last hurdle in the 4.40
Tony McCoy comes in from his last ride at Cheltenham
Keywords: Cheltenham, gold cup, horse racing, the festival
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