Aintree


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Aintree

a suburb of Liverpool, in Merseyside: site of the racecourse over which the Grand National steeplechase has been run since 1839
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Vicky and Richard Edgar with staff from Aintree's Critical Care Unit
1 Aintree is named after a Viking settlement, where every tree was felled apart from one, giving the name "Ain Tree"
The driver of the Aintree Hospital 159 minibuslost control before smashing through a fence and mounting a bank.
Leg 1: 1:30 AINTREE; Leg 2:05 AINTREE; Leg 3: 2:50 AINTREE; Leg 4: 3:00 Lingfield; Leg 5: 3:00 Lingfield; Leg 6: 4:15 AINTREE.
Hughes is hoping Rare Bob takes to the unique Aintree obstacles as his other two winners did.
But Henderson will not risk his charge if he feels conditions are unsuitably fast and he has also confirmed if he does not go to Aintree, he will be heading back to Robert Waley-Cohen's stud for his summer break.
Aintree's three-day extravaganza starts on Thursday with the Martell Cognac Cup and the Martell XO Anniversary Novices' Hurdle the highlights of the first day.
The Aintree Classic will see runners of all abilities follow in the footsteps of some of the world's most famous horses by taking on a 10k run around Aintree Racecourse in September.
Now Aintree, a Jockey Club Racecourse, has been selected as the Beacon Racecourse for Racing Together out of 59 racecourses around the UK, and will be the centre of all activity for the two-year pilot and beyond.
McCain's son Donald, who himself tasted Aintree glory with Ballabriggs last April, said yesterday: "When Aintree discussed the idea with us, we were thrilled that they had chosen to commemorate Dad's achievements with a bronze portrait bust.
Henderson said: "The only thing I can say is that if you see him, it will be at Aintree. Immediately after the Gold Cup, there was a mention of going to France, but he's definitely not going to do that.
American Trilogy (2.00 Aintree, nap), Voy Por Ustedes (3.10 Aintree, nb), Herecomesthetruth (2.35 Aintree), Karabak (4.20 Aintree).