18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

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Ladbrokes Cheltenham Festival Betting News and Updates

Ladbrokes is a highly trusted betting brand in the UK. The operator began taking telephone bets and then grew an estate of betting offices. The company moved online as internet betting was developing. In 2016 there were over 16,000 employees and revenue was £1.508 billion. Ladbrokes is one of the biggest bookmakers in the world.

As a high profile operator Ladbrokes invests heavily in advertising in the racing and mainstream Press and on commercial television. The highlight of these adverts is the offers for the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. Bookmakers who have a comprehensive hose racing product Cheltenham is a big week.  This review looks at Ladbrokes’s Cheltenham offers and examines the sports app and other features.

Ladbrokes Cheltenham 2019 Offers

Ladbrokes are offering a number of general horse racing concessions and others that are related to the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. During the meeting Ladbrokes will be enhancing the odds for specific horses and offering extra places for some races. At the time of writing Ladbrokes had the following Cheltenham offers

Ongoing Cheltenham 2019 Promotions (Updated on February, 2019)

18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

Free £1 Bet

Existing customers with Ladbrokes who login to the mobile will receive £1 in the form of a free bet on every day of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. The offer applies to all four days of the meeting but customers must login to the app each day.

If you only open the app up until the end of racing on Tuesday you will only receive a free bet that you can use on that day which sees the start of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

Ladbrokes Extra Places

Ladbrokes offers extra places for selected meetings and races. Each way bets are usually settled in line with industry standards which depend on the type of race and number of runners.

The extra places become available from 6pm on the evening before racing and minimum runner conditions apply.

Customers can expect extra places for some selected races at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

Ladbrokes Best Odds Guaranteed

Ladbrokes offers Best Odds Guaranteed (BOG) for meetings in the UK and Ireland which covers the four days of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. Bets are settled at the best odds which might be the board price taken in the morning or the Starting Price.

This guarantee means customers can maximize their winnings and as the racing is difficult to predict at Cheltenham the promise has some value.  

18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

Ladbrokes Ante Post Betting

Ladbrokes published prices for the 2019 Cheltenham Festival well in advance of some of their competitors.

In fact you could place bets on major races at the Festival almost 12 months ago and Ladbrokes was at the forefront of this service.

Over almost a year prices are subject to fluctuation and many horses will have been drawn. Under normal circumstances the bets are not voided and stand but NRNB changed that.  

18+ New UK+IRE customers. Paypal and certain deposit types and bet types excluded. Min £5 bet within 14 days of account reg at min odds 1/2 = 4 x £5 free bets. Free bets valid for 4 days on sports, stake not returned, restrictions apply. T&Cs apply.

Ladbrokes Non Runner No Bet

Non Runner No Bet (NRNB) was introduced by Ladbrokes for the four feature races of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival during February.

The concession was enhanced to include all 28 races at Cheltenham a few weeks later. The rule means if a horse is withdrawn before race day and bets count as non-runners and stakes are returned.

Several other operators have the same rule but Ladbrokes was one of the first.  

Ladbrokes Sign Up Offer

The Ladbrokes new customer offer comes in the form of £20 in free bets which can be used at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. A qualifying bet of £5 activates the free bets. The offer is subject to the following Terms & Conditions:

  • New customers in the UK and Ireland who must be 18 or older.
  • PayPal and other deposit methods are excluded from this promotion.
  • The minimum qualifying bet is £5.
  • The qualifying bet must be at odds of 1/2 or bigger.
  • Four bets for £5 are credited to an account immediately.
  • Customers have 7 days to use the free bets.
  • The free bets are valid for the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.
  • Stakes are not returned with any winnings from the free bets.
  • Ladbrokes general Terms & Conditions apply.
Betfred Sign Up Offer

The Ladbrokes welcome offer is for a relatively low value and other bookmakers are more generous. However, it is a 400% matched bet bonus because the free bets are four times the value of the qualifying bet. The rules are transparent and offer is achievable as the odds and time scale requirements are reasonable.

How to bet on the 2019 Cheltenham Festival with Ladbrokes

Cheltenham dominates the jumps season in Britain. The four day 2019 Cheltenham Festival brings together the best horses trained in the UK and Ireland. Over four days there are 28 races including Graded races and major handicaps. There is also a bumper Flat race and cross country race over about three circuits on the inside of the main tracks at Cheltenham. The Tuesday and Wednesday cards are run over the Old Course and the New Course is used for racing on Thursday and Friday which features the Gold Cup on fresh ground. In order to give your self the best chance of winning a strategy is required and here are some 2019 Cheltenham Festival guidelines.

Register An Account

Customers must register an account with Ladbrokes in order to claim free bets and place bets on the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. The registration process is quick and straightforward and involves specifying a unique Username and Password. Once all the required fields have been populated and an optional promo code entered a new Ladbrokes account can be created.

There is a qualifying procedure to claim £20 in the form of free bets which can form the stake for betting at Cheltenham. The welcome offer is easy to activate and achieve. The ease of use compensates for the relatively low value of the free bets.

Explore The Betting Options

Ladbrokes offers odds on over 50 sports including horse racing. The operator will publish odds for each race of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival on the night before racing. Once the first show of odds has been published ante post betting will be removed. As soon as the early prices appear Best Odds Guaranteed will apply. This concession covers meetings in Britain and Ireland which includes the four days of Cheltenham. Customers can take the board price or have bets settled at the starting price. Win and each-way single bets and multiples and combinations can be placed on all the races at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

Watch The Action Live

Ladbrokes live streams horse racing from the UK and Ireland. Customers must place a bet on a race but they gain access to the live pictures and commentary. Live steaming will be available for every race at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. The pictures are relayed by one of the dedicated channels that covers British and Irish racing. The broadcaster will have extensive coverage of Cheltenham including analysis, tips and interviews. Race goers can watch the action in person at Cheltenham where representatives of Ladbrokes will take and pay out bets. Ladbrokes betting offices will show the 2019 Cheltenham Festival in full.

Cash Out Winnings

Ladbrokes offers customers the cash out option but it is more suited to in-play football betting than horse racing. However, if you have an accumulator on four or more races at Cheltenham you can cash out the bet before it has expired. It may the first three selections have won so there is a good chance of landing the bet. Cash out guarantees a profit or limits a loss while one or more selections have not run. Using this facility is a good option when the first legs of a multiple bet have been successful at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival and the final result is not known.

Pick Up Your Winnings

Once the result of a race at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival is known bets will be settled. If a customer has a winning bet the account balance is updated immediately. This promptness means betting funds are available for the next race which is important because customers do not wish to miss a bet at Cheltenham. Winnings can also be picked up in cash at a Ladbrokes betting office using a membership card.

Ladbrokes iOS App

The Ladbrokes iPhone and iPad mobile app can be downloaded from iTunes. The app requires iOS 5.0 or later and it is compatible with all the most popular phones and tablets. The download procedure is quick and simple so there is no delay. The app replicates the horse racing coverage on the desktop version which means ante post and day of the race betting on the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

The Ladbrokes iOS app has had several updates and it is now faster and has better features. Customers can live stream and cash out many events using the Ladbrokes iOS app. Racing from the 2019 Cheltenham Festival can be viewed using this app.

Ladbrokes Android App

The Ladbrokes Android app can be downloaded from Google Play and the system requirements are 3.0 or later. The app looks good on first viewing and navigation is intuitive and at a decent speed.  The Ladbrokes mobile app has the same features and sports markets as a website.

This means horse racing is covered so customers have access to ante post betting for the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. New users of the Ladbrokes Android app can claim the welcome of 320 in the form of free bets. Once the qualifying conditions have been met the free bets are credited and they can provide the stake for betting on the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

Bottom Line

Ladbrokes is one of the most popular UK based betting brands. The operator is trusted because customers know their betting funds are safe. The welcome offer provides a decent incentive to open an account and there are also ongoing concessions for current customers.

The horse racing service is excellent and that applies to all the betting markets for the 2019 Cheltenham Festival. For all your betting needs Ladbrokes is the place to visit. The site sees the importance on horse racing to customers and the high level of service is maintained during Cheltenham. There are many ways of betting on the 2019 Cheltenham Festival and opening an account and placing bets at Ladbrokes is one of the better options.

FAQ

Here are the answers to some of the most common questions related to Ladbrokes’s coverage of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival:

Will I be able to watch live streaming of Cheltenham on the Ladbrokes site?

Customers with Ladbrokes have access to live streaming of horse racing in the UK and this includes all the races at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

Do Ladbrokes offer non runner no bet for Cheltenham?

This operator offers the concession of non runner no bet for Cheltenham.

Are there any ante post betting markets at Ladbrokes?

Ladbrokes offers ante post betting for all 28 races at the 2019 Cheltenham Festival.

Are there Betfred mobile apps?

The Betfred sports app is available to download for both iOS and Android users, providing a range of services and features to customers on the move.

What is the Ladbrokes sign up offer?

New customers with Ladbrokes are credited with £20 in free bets which can be used at Cheltenham.