Grand National Festival Tips & Predictions

The Grand National Festival runs for three days and is one of the highlights of the National Hunt season.

With all three days steeped in history, punters love betting on the Grand National card and it's a great follow-up to the Cheltenham Festival which runs three weeks before the Grand National.

Held at Aintree every April, the Grand National is set to excite for another year and we have tips and predictions as well as updated racecards.

2021 Grand National Meeting Info

In 2021, the Aintree Grand National Meeting will start on Thursday 8th April, and end on Saturday 10th April.

The 2020 Grand National meeting was cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic. In line with current Covid-19 regulations, no fans will be allowed into Aintree during the 2021 Grand National Meeting.

Grand National Festival Day 1 Card

Race
Title
Status
Distance
1 Manifesto Novices' Chase Grade 1 2m4f
2 Anniversary 4-Y-O Juvenile Hurdle Grade 1 2m1f
3 Aintree Bowl Chase Grade 1 3m1f
4 Aintree Hurdle Grade 1 2m4f
5 Foxhunters' Chase Class 2 2m5f
6 Red Rum Handicap Chase Grade 3 2m
7 Mares' Flat Race Grade 2 2m1f

Grand National Festival Day 2 Card

Race
Title
Status
Distance
1 Merseyrail Handicap Hurdle Grade 3 2m4f
2 Top Novices' Hurdle Grade 1 2m
3 Milmay Novices' Chase Grade 1 3m1f
4 Melling Chase Grade 1 2m4f
5 Topham Chase Grade 3 2m5f
6 Sefton Novices' Hurdle Grade 1 3m
7 Flat Race Grade 2 2m1f

Grand National Festival Day 3 Card

Race
Title
Status
Distance
1 Gaskells Handicap Hurdle Grade 3 3m
2 Mersey Novices' Hurdle Grade 1 2m4f
3 Maghull Novices' Chase Grade 1 2m4f
4 Liverpool Hurdle Grade 1 3m
5 Betway Handicap Chase Grade 3 3m1f
6 Grand National Handicap Chase Grade 3 4m2½f
7 Conditional Jockey's Handicap Hurdle Class 2 2m