For a fun day out you should consider visiting Aintree racecourse which is located on Ormskirk Rd, Liverpool L9 5AS, this is the racecourse where amongst many other race meetings the Grand National meeting is held each year, which is the most attended meeting of the year.
Only national hunt races are held at Aintree and the course itself is fully owned and operated by the Jockey Club, and over the years there have been many changes to the course, making it is much safer one for horses and jockeys alike.
This guide is dedicated to showcasing to you a range of track facts about Aintree that you may find both interesting and useful in your quest to pick out some winners when betting there!
Top Jockeys at Aintree Racecourse
Some jockeys do tend to perform best at certain tracks and that is certainly the case with the likes of Harry Skelton, Mr Henry Crown, Edward Austin, Henry Brooke and Jeremiah McGrath, who currently are the top jockeys there.
So the next time a race meeting is scheduled at Aintree if you do find yourself stuck as to which horse may win a race always check out if any of those top jockeys on the course are riding as they may just be worth betting on!
Aintree Racecourse Top Trainers
If you manage to find a jockey named above that is riding at Aintree and the horse they are riding is trained by Dan Skelton, Pauline Robson, Mrs Sheila Crow, Ian Williams or Nicky Henderson then that horse may be even more likely to win its race.
The reason for me saying so is that those trainers named above are the ones that have sent out the most winners at the course, so add that to your checklist when you are looking through the list of horses running at this racecourse!
Where to Bet on Aintree Races
Belfair is an ideal betting site at which to place bets and wagers on any horses running at Aintree, for not only can you back a horse to win you can also lay a horse to lose!
To do so you will have to make use of the Betfair betting exchange which is very easy to use and as it is a peer to peer betting exchange you will be betting against other punters, so you will tend to get the best odds being offered to you!
Course Specialists at Aintree
It is not only jockeys and trainers that can do well at any racecourse for there are some horses that do always seem to prefer running at some courses rather than at other ones, and that is certainly the case with Not That Fuisse, Black Sam Bella, Virgilio, Kupatana and Martiloo!
Aintree Top Owners
One final thing to keep in mind is the all of the following owners have a very good track record at Aintree with horses they own, Colm Donlon, Mrs June Watts, C J Edwards, D Futter, A H Rushworth. Mr & Mrs Raymond Anderson Green and C H Gittins