Grand National Previews

2017 Grand National

2017 Grand National

One For Arthur became only the second Scottish trained winner of the Grand National after Rubstic in 1979, whilst trainer Lucinda Russell and jockey D...

2016 Grand National

2016 Grand National

The last fourteen Grand Nationals have been run on either good or good to soft ground but persistent rain in the run up to the 2016 race meant that th...

2015 Grand National

2015 Grand National

Many Clouds recorded a record breaking victory in the 2015 Grand National becoming the highest weight carrying winner since Red Rum carried twelve sto...

2014 Grand National

2014 Grand National

An increase in fallers and unseated riders this year from last year. The easier fences resulted in just 8 horses either falling or unseating in 2013 b...

2013 Grand National

2013 Grand National

The 2013 Grand National came under intense media scrutiny after the much publicised changes to the famous Aintree fences that were intended to in...

2012 Grand National

2012 Grand National

No horserace evokes as much emotion as the Grand National and the 2012 renewal emphasised the excitement and the passion of this most famous of all...

2011 Grand National

2011 Grand National

It was difficult to imagine a scenario that could match the drama of the 2010 Grand National but the victory of Ballabriggs for the McCain family made...

Grand National 2010

Grand National 2010

Don't Push It The most famous horserace in the world wrote another amazing chapter in its history in 2010 when AP McCoy, perhaps the greatest nationa...

Grand National 2009

Grand National 2009

The 2009 Grand National provided one of the biggest shocks in the history of the great race when Mon Mome, trained by Ventetia Williams, became only t...