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GRAND NATIONAL THIS SATURDAY, ARTICLE VIII

FORTY HORSES RUNNING OVER 4.6 MILES IS INDEED EXCITING!!

 

WE HAVE ALREADY LOGGED ON SIX ARTICLES ON THE GRAND NATIONAL AND IT SEEMS TO US ALL THAT PLENTY MORE ARE NEEDED. THE IDEA IS TO COVER AS MANY ANGLES AS POSSIBLE BUT... THAT IS IMPOSSIBLE REALLY!!

 

 

 

THE TRAINERS!!

A TRAINER OF A HORSE IS THE MAKING OR BREAKING OF A HORSE. OF COURSE MANY OTHERS HAVE A SAY BUT PREPARING A HORSE

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GRAND NATIONAL, ARTICLE VII

GRAND NATIONAL, ARTICLE VII

THE IRISH CONNECTION

 

EITHER WE IN BRITAIN LIKE IT OR NOT, THE IRISH CONNECTIONS HAVE GOT IT RIGHT, THEY DELIVER AND THEY COME ON TOP WHEN IT COMES TO BIG MEETINGS. CHELTENHAM IS ONE SUCH VENUE, THE CLASSICS IS ANOTHER.

THE GRAND NATIONAL HAS ESCAPED THEM FOR SOME YEARS NOW BUT DO NOT BE…

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GRAND NATIONAL, ARTICLE SIX

GRAND NATIONAL, ARTICLE SIX

NOTHING IS A GUARANTEE, UNLESS LUCK IS WITH YOU!!

 

THE IRISH GRAND NATIONAL WAS AN EXAMPLE OF WHAT WE MEAN. WE HAD THE IDEAS BUT SOMEBODY ELSE HAD OTHER IDEAS. WE JUST LOST ON THE LINE AND MORE WAS UNLUCKY A LITTLE FURTHER BACK.

WITH LADY LUCK ON OUR SIDE WE HOPE TO NAME…

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GRAND NATIONAL, ARTICLE IV

GRAND NATIONAL, ARTICLE IV

WE ARE STILL IN THE MIDDLE OF THE HANDICAP AND THE MOST INTERESTING PART OF IT

 

 

WE ARE STILL IN THE DARK ABOUT GOING CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE WE WILL REVIEW ALL OUR ARTICLES COME CLOSER TO THE DAY. PATIENCE IS GOLDEN!

 

WEIGHT 10.10 - 11.3

THIS IS WHERE THE MOST…

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GRAND NATIONAL ARTICLE III

GRAND NATIONAL ARTICLE III

WE MOVE SLOWLY TO MIDDLE OF HANDICAP!!

 

 

RUNNING OVER FOUR AND A HALF MILES WITH SO MUCH WEIGHT TO CARRY AND AT THE SAME TIME JUMPING HIGH FENCES IS A FORMIDABLE TASK. THE HORSE AND JOCKEY MUST BE FIT, MUST BE BRAVE AND MUST HAVE STAMINA. THE MIDDLE OF THE HANDICAP IS VERY…

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