Racing industry leaders from the BHA, horsemen and racecourses have agreed on the next phase of the response to the COVID crisis. A wide range of work has been continuing since racing was the first major sport to resume on 1st June. But the plan published today puts an added focus on retaining owners and key investors and attracting customers when the public starts to return to racecourses.
With what is proving to be quite a testing and tricky time for us all, we want to shake away the doom and gloom with some exciting racing trips and packages to look forward to come 2021 when things return back to normal…
Let’s start from the beginning
The 2020 Grand National Festival at Aintree is less than one calendar month away, and preparations are really beginning to shape up for the elite runners and riders who are hoping to compete in that iconic and prestigious steeplechase.
Tiger Roll is vying to make history at the 2020 Grand National as no horse has been able to win the 4m2½f contest three years running. Gordon Elliott’s runner is back at Aintree following wins in the famous steeplechase in 2018 and 2019.
Here is a look at three big challengers to Tiger Roll this year, according to the bookmakers’ odds on the race.
The Grand National at Aintree is always one of the biggest fixtures on the British horse racing calendar, but this year there will be added focus on the world’s most famous steeplechase as Tiger Roll bids for a hat-trick of wins.
Interest in the 2020 Grand National at Aintree on Saturday 4th April, has intensified after the weights were revealed at a gala lunch in Liverpool.
Make your raceday a day to remember with our hospitality packages Enjoy the gripping atmosphere that horse racing offers alongside quality food and hospitality in a prime viewing location. Choose from our delicious menus along with spectacular views in one of our restaurants or private box packages which offer privacy, along with your own private bar and viewing area.
Fixtures at Aintree
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Aintree Races News
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