Cheltenham Tips

Cheltenham Festival 2022: Money back if your horse is a non-runner

  • Max Liu
  • 2:00 min read
Horse racing action at the Cheltenham Festival
Cheltenham Festival 2022 is 15 - 18 March

With three weeks to go before the Cheltenham Festival 2022 the Betfair Sportsbook is now non-runner money back...

The Betfair Sportsbook is now non-runner money back for horse racing bettors as the countdown to the Cheltenham Festival hurltes towards the 15-18 March event at Prestbury Park.

The greatest show on the earth, the biggest four days in the racing calendar, the highlight of the National Hunt season - whatever you want to call it we are all over it with the best coverage in the business.

And now you don't have to worry about losing money if your horse doesn't run because Betfair will refund all bets on non-runners.

Now you just have to scour the markets for a price and, if you see something you like, get involved in the betting.


To help you we've got our special Cheltenham Festival hub where you can find:

  • Trainer insight from Paul Nicholls on his plans for the Festival
  • The jockey's view from Bryony Frost
  • Tips from Kevin Blake, Tony Calvin, Kate Tracey and the rest of our tipsters.

You can also listen to the latest episode of the Weighed In horse racing podcast.

We've assembled the strongest possible team for Cheltenham to cover everything from the opening Supreme Novices' Hurdle on Tuesday to the final day highlight the Cheltenham Gold Cup.

With all horse racing bets on the Sportsbook now non-runner no bet, we hope you make the most of it.

Get a £5 Free Bet on Multiples - Every Day!

Place £20 worth of Multiples or Bet Builders over the course of a day, and, after the bets have settled, you'll get a free £5 bet to use on Multiples or Bet Builders. Bets must settle within 48 hours. No opt-in required, T&Cs apply. The Betfair Sportsbook is now Non Runner Money Back on all races for the 2022 Cheltenham Festival.


New customers only. Bet £10 on the Betfair Sportsbook at odds of min EVS (2.0) and receive £50 in FREE Bet Builders, Accumulators or Multiples to use on any sport. T&Cs apply.

Prices quoted in copy are correct at time of publication but liable to change.