Founded by William Lynn, the Grand National is one of the most awaited and watched horse racing events all across the world. An estimated 600 million people watch it across the world from around 140 countries. Not only is this the greatest event for the regular bettors, but it also attracts people who don’t watch or bet on any other horse racing events all through the year.
Grand National Free Bets
Grand National Free Bets
Many of the bookies stop offering a free bet on Grand National day but the following sites are still giving new players a bonus.
PaddyPower – Bet £10 get £20 Free Bet
Stan James – Bet £10 Get £20 Free Bet
Totesport – Bet £5 Get £10 Free Bet
Every year, it’s held at the same venue, the Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool, England. It’s basically a handicap steeplechase that is more than 7,141 metres. The horses jump over 30 fences across two circuits. The Grand National is the most valuable jump race in all of Europe that had a prize money of £975,000 in 2013. The Grand National 2014 will be held on Saturday, 5 April 2014.
The Crabbie’s Grand National 2014
The Crabbie’s Grand National 2014 will be spread across three days. The First Day On the first day, Thursday, 3 April 2014 is the Grand Opening Day. This is the day that will set the stage for the next two days to come. It’s a curtain raiser for the biggest show on earth. You’ll be witness to some mind-blowing action and live entertainment. The tickets for the Grand Opening Day are the cheapest starting at a mere £25 per person. Promising to be a day filled with a lot of fun and excitement.
The Second Day
Friday, 4 April 2014 is dedicated to the ladies. Known as the Ladies’ Day, this day brings a touch of elegance and style. In fact, all the ladies have a chance to take part in the Best Dressed competition where selected ladies will be invited to take a picture in the Liverpool ONE lounge. Three most prominent judges will judge all of them, and give 30 lucky ladies a chance to take the catwalk. Each of the judges will select a finalist, and then the people will be given a chance to vote the most stylish women on that day through social media. This is not all, the crowd will be treated to a live performance by Katy B who will be performing some of her hit numbers from her famous albums-Little Red and On a Mission. The entertainment does not end here. Everyone will be treated to some amazing race features like the Sefton Novices’ Hurdle, The Topham Steeple Chase, and the Melling Steeple Chase.
The Third and the Most-Awaited Day of the Year
As Saturday, 5 April 2014 dawns, history will be written yet again as 40 horses and their jockeys line up at the starting line. Watch them as they conquer the well-known fences-The Chair, Becher’s Brook, Valentine’s and the Canal Turn. A range of tickets available on the main day, the prices start at £48. Depending on the area that you select, the prices will vary accordingly. The best seats in the house are at the Sunloch Restaurant and Golden Miller Restaurant. Both areas are priced at a whopping £524 per ticket.