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Grittar

Owned and trained by F.H. Gilman, Grittar is credited with being the first hunter/chaser in modern times to win the National. He was a winner over hurdles and then moved on to hunter/chases ridden by Dick Saunders and his daughter. In 1981 he…

1982 Grand National Results

Grittar won the 1982 Grand National in a time of 9 minutes and 12.6 seconds winning a prize of £52,507 for his owner. Nine year old Grittar was owned and trained by Frank H Gilman and ridden by amateur jockey Dick Saunders. Saunders would become…