Leamington Novices' Hurdle
The Leamington 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 at Warwick over a distance of about 2 miles and 5 furlongs (4,225 metres), and during its running there are eleven hurdles to be jumped. The race is for novice hurdlers, and it is scheduled to take place each year in January. It was first run in 2002.
|2002||Classified||6||Tony McCoy||Martin Pipe|
|no race 2003|
|2004||Inglis Drever||5||Graham Lee||Howard Johnson|
|2005||No Refuge||5||Graham Lee||Howard Johnson|
|2006||Be Be King||7||Ruby Walsh||Paul Nicholls|
|2007||Labelthou||8||Barry Fenton||Emma Lavelle|
|2008||Carruthers||5||Mattie Batchelor||Mark Bradstock|
|no race 2009–10 |
1 The race was abandoned in 2009 because of frost, and in 2010 because of snow.
- pedigreequery.com – Leamington Novices' Hurdle – Warwick.
- breakingnews.ie – "Warwick abandoned" (2009).
- bbc.co.uk - "Weather prospects for racing" (2010).