Hyde Novices' Hurdle
The Hyde Novices' Hurdle is a Grade 2 National Hunt hurdle race in Great Britain which is open to horses aged four years or older. It is run on the Old Course at Cheltenham over a distance of about 2 miles and 5 furlongs (4,225 metres), and during its running there are ten hurdles to be jumped. The race is for novice hurdlers, and it is scheduled to take place each year in November.
The event was given its present name when it attained Grade 2 status in 2008. Prior to this it had been run at a lower grade under various different titles.
Winners since 1998
|1998||Arctic Camper||6||Norman Williamson||Venetia Williams|
|1999||Majestic||4||Seamus Durack||Ian Williams|
|2000||Sheer Genius||4||Norman Williamson||Mark Pitman|
|2001||Tarxien||7||Tony McCoy||Martin Pipe|
|2002||Taming||6||Tony McCoy||Venetia Williams|
|2003||Jollyolly||4||Tony McCoy||Peter Bowen|
|2004||Brewster||7||David Dennis||Ian Williams|
|2005||Black Jack Ketchum||6||Tony McCoy||Jonjo O'Neill|
|2006||Massini's Maguire||5||Richard Johnson||Philip Hobbs|
|2007||Razor Royale||5||Paddy Brennan||Nigel Twiston-Davies|
|2008||Diamond Harry||5||Timmy Murphy||Nick Williams|
|2009||Tell Massini||5||Sam Thomas||Tom George|
- pedigreequery.com – Hyde Novices' Hurdle – Cheltenham.