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The Sporting Life Arkle Challenge Trophy Steeple Chase is the second race of the Cheltenham Festival.

The race is a Grade 1 National Hunt steeplechase that is open to all novice horses aged five years and older.

The race is run on the "Old Course" at Cheltenham, England. The course is roughly 3,500 metres and is on turf with a total of thirteen fences.

The Sporting Life Arkle Challenge Trophy is the second race of the Chaltenham Festival.  Bet on it!The purse for this event should be right around £200,000.


This event pays tribute to "Arkle", a three-time winner of the Cheltenham Gold Cup in the 1960s.

The Arkle Challenge Trophy event replaced the Cotswold Chase in 1969.

Barry Geraghty and Ruby Walsh are the two leading jockeys in this event, as both have won the event a total of four times.

Nicky Henderson is the leading trainer for this event, as he has trained a total of six winning horses.


The 2022 race will take place on Tuesday, March 15th.

Race Details:

Grade: 1
Open To: Novices Five Years and Older
Date: March 15th, 2022
Surface: Turf
Length: 3,499 Metres
Country: United Kingdom