Raceday Information

  • In the last 50 years, only Red Rum has carried more than 11st 5lbs to win.
  • It is over 80 years since a horse older than twelve won the race.
  • Every winner since 1970 had won over 3 miles or further.
  • No novice has won since 1958.
  • Since 1998, French breds have provided around 25% of the runners with just one victory.
  • Each of the last ten winners had an official rating of 136 or more.
  • The last ten winners had run within 48 days of the race and had run at least ten times over fences.
  • No mare has won since 1951.

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