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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The Northern Irish-based health firm already backs the Grand National and will now sponsor the 3m2f event which is run over the same famous Aintree obstacles and is one of the recognised early-season trials for the big one.
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.
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.
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.
The highlight of the final day is the National itself, but an outstanding supporting card sees two Grade One contests, the Martell Cognac Aintree Hurdle and the Martell Maghull Novices' Chase.
In addition to the top class line-up of equine talent, sporting soprano and Aintree Ambassador, Laura Wright, will be performing a repertoire of classical hits at the Gala Evening.
That was over the minimum trip but he steps up to two-and-a-half miles for the Grade One at Aintree - a course and distance he won over on Grand National day last season.
PC Ken Lawson was included in recognition of 31-years of service with Merseyside Policents like Aintree.
Those taking part will get the chance to dress in jockeys' silks, ride on a horse for the first time in the Parade Ring, learn how to groom and look after a horse, enter the famous Weighing Room, enjoy the panoramic views of Aintree from the top of the grandstands and learn more about the world's greatest steeplechase - the Randox Health Grand National.
The old, covered, Unsaddling Enclosure was one of sports most instantly identifiable landmarks and, after nearly 100 years, Aintree has built a new Weighing Room and redesigned the Paddock.
the Jamie Carragher Sports & Learning Academy are celebrating a new sponsorship partnership with Aintree Golf Centre.