Grand National2018-05-22T12:59:59+00:00

Grand National

Grade – 3
Course – Aintree
Race Type – Handicap Steeplechase
Distance – 4 Miles 3 1/2 Furlongs (34.5F)
Ages – 7yo +
Weights – Handicap (Max weight 11st 10lbs)
Sponsor – Crabbies

Grade 3

Recent Form and Trends

* As the Grand National is a unique distance, the distance form is for any race 3 miles or more (24f)

Trends

Age – 9 of the last 12 winners were aged between 9-11
Price – Only 2 of the last 12 SP favourite or joint favourite have won, 3/12 winners were in the top 3 in the betting
Last Run – 10/12 winners had their last run less than 42 days ago, 7/12 won or placed last time out
Weights – 9/12 winners weighed between 10st 6lbs and 11st 5lbs
Previous Course Form – 10/12 winners had at least 1 previous run at Aintree, 4/12 winners had at least 1 previous win at Aintree
Previous Distance Form – 9/12 winners had at least 9 runs over 3 miles or longer, 9/12 had at least 2 wins over 3 miles or longer, 11/12 had at least 1 win over 3 miles or longer
Previous Chase Form – 12/12 winners had at least 10 previous chase runs, 11/12 had at least 3 chase wins, 8/12 had at least 4 chase wins
Rating – 9/12 winners were rated between 137-150
Grade Wins – 7/12 winners had at least 1 previous win in grade 1-3 races
Season Form – 9/12 winners had at least 4 runs that season, 12/12 had at least 3 runs that season, 7/12 had at least 1 win that season

KEY

R Number of Runs
W Number of Wins

Future Form

Trends

Next Run – 0/12 winners won on their next run after the Grand National
Next Grand National Run – 8 of the last 12 winners ran in the following seasons Grand National, 0 of those 8 won, 3/8 came in the top 3, 6/8 finished in the top 10.