Altcar Novices’ Chase

Horses five years old or older may compete in the Grade 2 National Hunt steeplechase known as the Altcar Novices’ Chase in Great Britain.

There are seventeen jumps that must be jumped throughout the race, which is raced at Haydock Park over a distance of around 2 miles and 4 furlongs (2 miles 3 furlongs and 203 yards, or 4,099 metres).

The novice chasers’ race is slated to take place in January each year.

Find out more about the Altcar Novices’ Chase:

Altcar Novices’ Chase

Altcar Novices’ Chase 2022 Odds

The Altcar Novices’ Chase odds are listed below:

The odds for this race have not yet been released.

Altcar Novices’ Chase Tips

The Altcar Novices’ Chase tips are below:

2 points to win for TBC at odds of TBC
1 point each way for TBC at odds of TBC

Many Altcar Novices’ Chase horses will race in more races throughout the years. Stay updated on the horses and place ante-post bets if you want to wager on them.

Altcar Novices’ Chase Previous Winners

Year Winner Jockey Trainer
2012 Our Mick Jason Maguire Donald McCain, Jr.
no race 2013 [b]
2014 Taquin Du Seuil Tony McCoy Jonjo O’Neill
2015 Wakanda Danny Cook Sue Smith
2016 Bristol De Mai Daryl Jacob Nigel Twiston-Davies
2017 Waiting Patiently Brian Hughes Malcolm Jefferson
2018 Testify Will Kennedy Donald McCain, Jr.
2019 Castafiore Paul O’Brien Charlie Longsdon
2020 Sam Brown Aidan Coleman Anthony Honeyball
2021 Silver Hallmark Adam Wedge Fergal O’Brien
2022 Minella Drama Brian Hughes Donald McCain Jr

Altcar Novices’ Chase 2022 Result

Facts about the Altcar Novices’ Chase

  • The Altcar Novices’ Chase is a National Hunt chase in Great Britain which is open to horses aged five years or older.
  • It is run at Haydock Racecourse over a distance of about 2 miles and 4 furlongs (4,023 metres), and during its running, there are seventeen fences to be jumped.
  • The race is scheduled to take place each year in January.

Summary of the Altcar Novices’ Chase

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