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Albert Bartlett Spa Novices' Hurdle

The Albert Bartlett Spa Novices' Hurdle is a Grade 2 National Hunt event for 4 year old and above novice hurdlers.

The race is run over a distance of 3 miles on the new course at the Cheltenham Festival.

It was first run in 2005 when the Cheltenham Festival was increased to a 4 day meeting.

Recent Past Results
2014 : Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Spa Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places18 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Very Wood N MeadeP Carberry33/1
2Deputy Dan O SherwoodL Aspell10/1
3Apache Jack D T HughesB J Geraghty20/1
4Champagne West P J HobbsR Johnson14/1
 
2013 : Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Spa Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1)
Going : Soft, Good to Soft in places13 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1At Fishers Cross Miss R CurtisA P McCoy11/8f
2African Gold N A Twiston-DaviesS Twiston-Davies9/2
3Inish Island W P MullinsR Walsh13/2
 
2012 : Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Spa Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places20 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Brindisi Breeze Miss Lucinda V RusseC I Gillies7/1
2Boston Bob W P MullinsR Walsh6/5
3Grand Vision C L TizzardT J O'Brien25/1
4Lovcen A KingR Thornton12/1
 
2011 : Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (Registered As The Spa Novices' Hurdle) (Grade 1)
Going : Good, Good to Soft in places18 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Bobs Worth N J HendersonB J Geraghty15/8
2Mossley N J HendersonA P McCoy12/1
3Court In Motion Miss E C LavelleJack Doyle9/1
4Champion Court M KeighleyW Marston16/1
 
2010 : Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (grade 1)
Going : Good19 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Berties Dream P J GilliganA E Lynch33/1
2Najaf P F NichollsT J Murphy25/1
3Kennel Hill W K GoldsworthyJ M Maguire66/1
4Arvika LigeonniereW P MullinsD J Condon28/1
 
2009 : Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle
Going : Good to Soft, Good in places17 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Weapon's Amnesty C ByrnesD N Russell8/1
2Pride of Dulcote P F NichollsR Walsh3/1
3The Midnight ClubW P MullinsEmmet Mullins14/1
4On Raglan Road J Howard JohnsonDenis O'regan9/1
 
2008 : Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle (grade 1)
Going : Good to Soft18 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Nenuphar CollongesA KingR Thornton9/1
2Liskennett C ByrnesN P Madden16/1
3The Tother One P F NichollsS Thomas9/2
4Siegemaster D T HughesD N Russell20/1
 
2007 : Brit Insurance Novices' Hurdle (grade 2)
Going : Good to Soft, Good in places20 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Wichita Lineman Jonjo O'NeillA P McCoy11/8
2Air Force One C J MannN Fehily25/1
3Itsa LegendA KingR Thornton100/1
4Flight Leader C L TizzardJ Tizzard11/2
 
2006 : Brit Insurance Novices' Hurdle (Grade 2)
Going : Good19 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Black Jack KetchumJonjo O'NeillA P McCoyEvs
2Powerstation C ByrnesD N Russell9/1
3Travino Ms M MullinsB J Geraghty6/1
4Back To Bid N MeadeDenis O'regan33/1
 
2005 : Brit Insurance Novices' Hurdle (Grade 2)
Going : Good18 ran
 HorseTrainerJockeySP
1Moulin Riche F DoumenR Thornton9/1
2Over The CreekM C PipeT J Murphy5/1
3Brewster Ian WilliamsR Johnson9/4
4Bob Bob BobbinC L TizzardJ Tizzard20/1
 

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