Stayers Hurdle

Grade – 1
Course – Cheltenham (New Course)
Race Type – Hurdle
Distance – 3 Miles (24 Furlongs)
Ages – 4yo+
Weights – 11st 0lbs (4yo), 11st 10lbs (5yo+), 7lb allowance for fillies and mares
Sponsor – Paddy Power

Grade 1

Recent Form and Trends

Trends

Age – 10 of the last 12 winners were aged between 6 and 8
Price – 5 of the last 12 winners were favourites, 7/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 8 of the last 12 winners won on their last run before the Stayers Hurdle, 8/12 winners had their last run with 54 days
6/12 winners ran in the Cleeve Hurdle (Cheltenham) on their last run, 4 of the 6 won, 1 placed
Previous Course Form – 12/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Cheltenham, 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Cheltenham
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 2 runs over 23-25 furlongs, 8/12 winners had at least 2 wins over 23-25 furlongs
Previous Hurdle Form – 11/12 winners had at least 8 previous runs over hurdles, 10/12 winners had at least 4 previous wins over hurdles
Rating – 9/12 winners were rated 156 or higher
Grade 1 Wins – 8/12 winners had at least 1 previous grade 1 win
Grade 2 Wins – 11/12 winners had at least 1 previous grade 2 win
Season Form – 11/12 winners had at least 2 runs that season, 10/12 winners had at least 1 win that season

Future Form

Trends

Next Run
6 of the last 12 winners won on their next run after Cheltenham, 4/12 placed on their next run
8/12 winners ran in the Liverpool Hurdle (Aintree) on their next run, 6 of the 8 won, 2 placed

Next Cheltenham Festival Run
5/12 winners ran in the Stayers Hurdle again at the next Cheltenham Festival, 3 of the 5 won, 0 placed