The occasion sees two of Gloucestershire's biggest sporting organizations join forces to offer sports fans a fantastic opportunity to enjoy two very different sports for just £36.00 and making a saving of 22%.
Sports fans will be able to enjoy a day at the Rugby to watch Gloucester face Cardiff Blues for the first time since April at Twickenham when Cardiff beat Gloucester to take the title of Anglo-Welsh 2009 winners. The match will also see fly-half Nicky Robinson face his old club after signing from Cardiff to Gloucester back in the summer.
Exactly a week later you will be enjoying a day at Cheltenham races for 'The Open' on Sunday, 15th November to watch the best up and coming horses of the hurdling world take centre stage in the Greatwood Handicap Hurdle. Between races, you will also be able to enjoy The Open Shopping Village and share in the excitement by raising a glass in numerous bars and restaurants - it truly is a magical experience.
"Gloucester Rugby are delighted to be working with Cheltenham Racecourse on this joint marketing effort to give sports fans of Gloucestershire this unique offering. This is a great opportunity for both sets of fans to sample the best of sport that this county has to offer" said Gloucester Rugby's Commercial Manager Pete Grzonka.
"Cheltenham Racecourse is delighted to have teamed up with its close neighbors Gloucester Rugby to provide a special 'Sports ticket' offer. This just shows what great sporting attractions Gloucestershire has on its door step, to see the very best Horse Racing and Rugby, is something very exciting and should appeal to all ages" said Cheltenham's Racing Sales Manager Craig Staddon.
For more information or to book ticket call the Gloucester Rugby ticket hotline on 0871 871 8781 option 2 or visit the Cheltenham Racecourse website www.cheltenham.co.uk