The City Magazine January 2011

Page 36


FIRST-CLASS GOLF AND RACING WITH FAIRWAY TO FURLONG Golfers can enjoy a perfect start to one of the country’s biggest sporting events with the Cheltenham Festival Centenary Golf Day The Cheltenham Festival, the Mecca of jump racing, celebrates its 100th anniversary next year, and to mark the occasion is inviting race-goers to the Celtic Manor Resort the day before it all begins, to enjoy some golf as well as receive tips from a host of racing experts. With groups and individuals welcome, attendees can play golf on either the Montgomerie, the Roman Road or the Twenty Ten course, which hosted this year’s Ryder Cup, before enjoying dinner and a special Cheltenham festival preview evening, where a panel of famous faces from the racing world will guide them through the coming week’s major races and supporting races. Packages can be tailored to individual needs and start from just £99 for golf on the Montgomerie Course plus the special preview evening. Other options include 18 holes on the Twenty Ten course, the preview evening, a night in the fivestar Celtic Manor Resort, and a Tuesday Club enclosure ticket to the Cheltenham Festival for £2,000 per team of four players.


The Stableford competition offers a host of fantastic prizes up for grabs, along with everything you would expect from a first-class golf day, including on-course competitions and complimentary buggies and course guides. All packages can be tailored, including for nongolfers who can also enjoy the fun with bespoke spa packages, as well as transfers to and from Cheltenham racecourse. Extra nights in the hotel can be arranged on request. The Cheltenham Festival Centenary Golf Day is the latest offering from Fairway to Furlong, offering exciting and unique horse racing and golfing breaks combining championship golf, along with the opportunity to experience a quintessential British afternoon or evening of horseracing at some of the world’s highest profile horseracing fixtures.

For more information, call 0800 043 1860, email or visit