Handicap Hurdle

The Handicap Hurdle is a low profile Class 1 Listed handicap hurdle race run during the course of the annual Aintree Festival. Entry to the race is open to national hunt racehorses over the age of 4, with entries covering a distance of 3 miles 110 yards on the way to the finishing post.

Handicap Hurdle Betting & Trends

The Handicap Hurdle is something of a lottery, with market favourites rarely going on to win the race, and wins by longer-priced runners the norm. With weights at play, predicting the winner of this race tough, and we prefer to lay the antepost favourite at the world’s leading betting exchange, Betfair.