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The Grand National is one of the sporting highlights of the year. Incredibly popular with viewers and bettors alike, we aim to provide you with informative previews and articles about one of horse racing’s most prestigious events.

Aintree’s Grand National has a worldwide audience of hundreds of millions every year, with over 150,000 expected at the racecourse across the duration of the Festival. Here at grandnational.org.uk, you’ll find all the facts, statistics and information you need to enjoy Europe’s most valuable jump race.

What We Offer | Our Mission

Our mission is to become your number one go-to site for all things Grand National. How will we go about achieving this aim? Our site is packed with articles, how-to guides and previews about the Grand National 2020. We’ve provided you with an in-depth review of the runners and riders, race day programs and ante-post details.

While much of our site is focused on betting on the Grand National, we offer so much more than just the latest odds and markets. Take the time to peruse our site to find betting tips, race analysis and with which bookmakers you’ll find the best Grand National promotions and bonus offers.

Our writers constantly update this site to ensure that you’re always fully informed of the latest Grand National news. By doing this, we hope that bettors can make knowledgeable and sensible betting choices. Even if you’re not a bettor, we still have so much to offer you.

Our extensive range of guides and articles can enhance your enjoyment of the Grand National and all other races that make up this popular Festival. Learn about the history of the event, starting with its inauguration in 1839, right up until the present day. We also have written a guide to Aintree Racecourse, learn all you need to know about this prestigious racecourse.

Looking for a list of Grand National winners? Our site contains all previous winning horses, jockeys and trainers. We can also teach you about the legends who have helped make the Grand National the hugely popular event it is today.

If you’re looking for fun facts about the Grand National, we provide this for you too. Check out our Grand National A-Z from the top menu bar and expand your knowledge on this remarkable race.

We also have information on how you can buy tickets for Aintree and the Grand National 2020. Read our previews and analysis surrounding every day of the Festival, featuring the events taking place on A Day For Champions, Ladies Day and the Grand National itself.

If you can’t make it to Aintree, don’t worry. We’ve provided a guide to how to watch the Grand National so you don’t have to miss any of the action.

Ready to get started? Take a look at our complete Grand National guide.

Our Vision

Our vision is a simple one: we want to provide you with the most informative, comprehensive guides to the Grand National that you can find. We aim to consistently update our Grand National news pages, writing guides analysing betting techniques and strategies, as well as offering a complete and extensive overview of the race itself. We’re not just for bettors: whichever aspect of the Grand National you’re interested in, you’ve come to the number one information site.

Take the time to peruse our site, you might be surprised just how much you learn!

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