2014 Grand National Betting

Aintree Grand National

2014 Aintree Festival – Day 3 Racecard

Time Race Profile & Odds Distance
13:45 Mersey Novices’ Hurdle 2m 4f
14:15 Maghull Novices’ Chase 2m
14:50 Liverpool Hurdle 3m 110y
15:25 Handicap Chase 3m 1f
16:15 Grand National Steeplechase 4m 4f
17:00 Conditional Jockeys Handicap Hurdle 2m 110y
17:35 Champion Standard Open Flat Race 2m 1f

The Grand National

The Grand National meeting, also known as the Aintree Festival, is the second most important national hunt race meeting in the United Kingdom, and the festival that hosts the United Kingdom’s most prestigious handicap race – the Grand National Steeplechase.

The three day meeting features a number of keenly anticipated Grade 1 national hunt races covering various formats, and includes performances by all the biggest stars of national hunt racing. Besides the Grand National, other big races run at the event include the totesport Bowl, Aintree Hurdle and the Melling Chase.

The Grand National Steeplechase

The Grand National Steeplechase is the undisputed highlight of the Aintree Festival. The race is one of two major international races which attract widespread international attention. Every year hundreds of millions of racing fans around the world tune in to Aintree Racecourse to watch dozens of racehorses take on the toughest jumps course in national hunt racing. The race boasts an incomparable heritage, as well as the largest prize fund in the sport, with placed entries sharing a prize fund of almost 1 million pounds.

The Grand National is easily the most important betting event in the United Kingdom, and over 500 million pounds is bet on the race annually by the British and Irish public. The result of the race is notoriously difficult to predict, which leads many members of the British public to treat it like a lottery, putting their money in various Grand National sweepstakes pools.

2014 Grand National Betting

To help visitors to our site make the most of the betting opportunities offered by the Grand National and the Aintree Festival, we’ve provided accurate and consice profiles of betting trends and results for each race at the Aintree Festival. Our site also features a guide to Grand National betting, as well as news alerts covering all the latest racing betting news, promotions and place specials.

2014 Grand National Free Bet