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When and what time is the Grand National?

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The Randox Grand National Festival traditionally takes place at Aintree Racecourse, which is just a few miles outside of Liverpool in North West England. Aintree Racecourse has hosted the Grand National Festival since 1839.

  • Red Rum is the most successful horse in Grand National history. This legendary steeplechaser has won the race three times.
  • The youngest ever Grand National winner is Bruce Hobbs, who was only 17-years-old. A record that still stands today.
  • The prize fund for the Grand National 2017 was a monumental £1 million.
  • The film Champions is inspired by jockey Bob Champion, who recovered from cancer and went on to win this prestigious race.

The Randox Grand National

The Randox Grand National

Aintree Racecourse

Thursday 3 - Saturday 5 April 2025

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2024 Memorable Moments

Here's all the highlights from The Randox Grand National 2024.

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2024 Race Results

Take a look at the winners across the three days of the Randox Grand National on 11 - 13 April 2024.

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