Grand National

Grand National 2018

Grand National 2019: £1.5 million investment in Turf and Improvements for Horse Welfare

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.20.1″] Huge improvements have been made in recent years at Aintree Racecourse to improve the welfare of horses racing there. Changes introduced since 2012 include adapting and rebuilding the fences, facilities and stables. From the very moment a horse arrives at Aintree the most important thing to the racecourse is their safety and …

Grand National 2019: £1.5 million investment in Turf and Improvements for Horse Welfare Read More »

Grand National 2019: Parade of Champions to feature seven GN winners

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.20.1″] Aintree Racecourse welcomes back seven legendary Grand National winners to its popular Parade of Champions this year. These great favourites will appear in the parade ring on all three days of the Randox Health Grand National Festival, which starts with Grand National Thursday on 4th April, continues with Ladies Day on …

Grand National 2019: Parade of Champions to feature seven GN winners Read More »

VIDEO: Grand National Course Walk with Richard Dunwoody

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.20.1″] In 2011 Richard Dunwoody took EclipseMagazine.co.uk on an exclusive jump-by-jump course walk of the famous Aintree racetrack – and the course of the Grand National. You can view the video here: [/et_pb_text][et_pb_code _builder_version=”3.20.1″][/et_pb_code][/et_pb_column][/et_pb_row][/et_pb_section] Karen SargeantKaren can usually be found glued to her computer or at the stables. Having edited several national …

VIDEO: Grand National Course Walk with Richard Dunwoody Read More »

What to Wear to Aintree Racecourse, What to Wear to Aintree

Grand National 2019: Weights Revealed in Liverpool Ceremony

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.19.13″] The weights for the 2019 £1-million Randox Health Grand National were revealed at the historic Cunard Building in Liverpool on Tuesday 12th February.   Rose Paterson , Chairman of Aintree Racecourse, got proceedings underway. She said: “I would like to start by thanking all the trainers here – I think a record …

Grand National 2019: Weights Revealed in Liverpool Ceremony Read More »

Grand National Thursday

Grand National Thursday: Sporting icons to celebrate Merseyside Sport on ‘A Day for Champions’

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.100″ background_layout=”light”] Grand National Thursday: Aintree will host a ‘Celebration of Merseyside Sport’ for Grand National Thursday at the 2018 Randox Health Grand National Festival at Aintree Racecourse, 12th April 2018. One of the best days in British Jump Racing calendar, the newly renamed Grand National Thursday – A Day for Champions …

Grand National Thursday: Sporting icons to celebrate Merseyside Sport on ‘A Day for Champions’ Read More »

Grand National 2018: The Legacy of Nickel Coin

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.100″ background_layout=”light”] The latest of 13 mares to win the Randox Health Grand National was Nickel Coin, who took the honours in the world famous race by six lengths from Royal Tan 67 years ago. Nickel Coin, with a starting price of 40/1 and one of only three horses to complete the …

Grand National 2018: The Legacy of Nickel Coin Read More »

Trophy design highlights test

Grand National 2018: Trophy design highlights test that stopped AP McCoy from developing diabetes

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.100″ background_layout=”light”] Trophy design highlights test: The sponsors of this year’s Randox Health Grand National are using the sport’s most celebrated trophy to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease, antibiotic resistance and a revolutionary test for cardiac and diabetes risk, that helped legendary Champion Jockey Sir Anthony McCoy. Etched in solid silver and …

Grand National 2018: Trophy design highlights test that stopped AP McCoy from developing diabetes Read More »

Grand National 2018: Record prize money to be won during the Grand National Festival at Aintree

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.100″ background_layout=”light”] Grand National 2018: Record prize money – A new record amount of prize money in excess of £3.2 million is being offered for the 2018 Randox Health Grand National Festival, which runs at Aintree Racecourse from Thursday 12th April through to Saturday 14th April inclusive. The 2018 Randox Health Grand …

Grand National 2018: Record prize money to be won during the Grand National Festival at Aintree Read More »

10 Quick Tips About offers for the Grand National

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.100″ background_layout=”light”] Grand National 2018 is every thing about Horse racing, events and much more! This is also best pick for sports punters as most of them are eyeing on the big race to be held on 12th April 2018. With this in mind you need to gear up for getting familiar …

10 Quick Tips About offers for the Grand National Read More »

WIN 8 Tickets to Ladies’ Day (#FabulousFriday) at the Randox Health Grand National Festival 2018

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.95″ background_layout=”light”] As the New Year begins, the countdown has started for the 2018 renewal of the £1-million Randox Health Grand National, run at Aintree on Saturday 14th April. The £1-million handicap chase, by far the richest Jump race run anywhere outside of Japan, takes place at Aintree on the final day …

WIN 8 Tickets to Ladies’ Day (#FabulousFriday) at the Randox Health Grand National Festival 2018 Read More »

Eclipse Magazine

Racing News, What to Wear, Competitions, Features, Betting Tips and More

Join our mailing list to receive the latest news and updates from our team. We'll bring the news to you about once a month. We NEVER share your data.

You have Successfully Subscribed!

Scroll to Top