Grand National Trial

Horses five years old and older may enter the Grand National Trial, a Grade 3 National Hunt steeplechase in Great Britain.

Twenty-two fences must be jumped during the race, which is raced at Haydock Park over a distance of around 3 miles and 4 and a half furlongs (3 miles, 4 furlongs, and 97 yards, or 5,721 metres).

It will take place in February every year and is a handicap race.

Grand National Trial

Grand National Trial 2022 Odds

The Grand National Trial odds are listed below:

The odds for this race have not yet been released.

Grand National Trial Tips

The Grand National Trial tips are below:

2 points to win for TBC at odds of TBC
1 point each way for TBC at odds of TBC

Many Grand National Trial horses will race in more races throughout the years. Stay updated on the horses and place ante-post bets if you want to wager on them.

Grand National Trial Previous Winners

Year Winner Age Jockey Trainer
2013 Well Refreshed 9 Joshua Moore Gary Moore
2014 Rigadin De Beauchene 9 Robbie Dunne Venetia Williams
2015 Lie Forrit 11 Peter Buchanan Lucinda Russell
2016 Bishops Road 8 Richard Johnson Kerry Lee
2017 Vieux Lion Rouge 8 Tom Scudamore David Pipe
2018 Yala Enki 8 Charlie Deutsch Venetia Williams
2019 Robinsfirth 10 Sean Bowen Colin Tizzard
2020 Smooth Stepper 11 Harry Bannister Alex Hales
2021 Lord Du Mesnil 8 Paul O’Brien Richard Hobson
2022 The Galloping Bear 9 Ben Jones Ben Clarke

Grand National Trial 2022 Result

Facts about the Grand National Trial

  • The Grand National Trial is a National Hunt Steeplechase in the United Kingdom for five-year-old and above horses.
  • The race is run over a distance of around 3 miles and 5 furlongs (5,906 metres), and during its running, there are 22 fences to be jumped.
  • The race is scheduled to take place each year in February at Haydock Park Racecourse.

Summary of the Grand National Trial

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