Information for spectators

The Golden Button Challenge will take place in Tirley, Gloucestershire on Saturday 23rd February. 

Location address: Town Street Farm, Tirley, Gloucestershire, GL19 4HG. Click HERE for map. 

It will be signposted from the main road and you will be shown to the car parking field. There is no parking in the yard at Town Street. 


Entry into the challenge is £5/per person, U16's free.  

The challenge itself is a cross-country ride styled on the original steeple chase, approximately 3 miles with circa 24 natural obstacles in the Ledbury Hunt Country. The first past the post wins a Real Solid Golden Hunt Button.

This event is in a field so please wear appropriate footwear and clothing. 

We will have bars and food stalls offering Tea, Coffee, Bar, Pig roast. This is cash only. 


Schedule of timings:

09.30  Gates Open for everybody at Town Street Farm, Tirley, GL19 4HG

11.15 Parade of all the horses

12.00 The Complete Utilities Golden Button challenge starts

12.45 The Elms Fun Run competitors will be taken to the start

13.00 The Elms Fun Run Race starts

14.00 Prize giving 

Please note:

  • The Complete Utilities Golden Button challenge starts at midday, it is recommended you arrive by 11am at the latest to give you time to get to the viewing point on the course. 

  • Dogs MUST be on leads AT ALL TIMES. 

  • Spectators, please respect the directions of the officials at all time. Not all of the fences and course are fenced off.

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