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Little Polveir

It wasn’t until Little Polveir’s fourth attempt at the Grand National, when he was twelve years old, that he won it in 1989. He had come ninth in 1986 and unseated his rider in the two years preceding his victory. Bred in Co. Antrim by…

1989 Grand National Results

Little Polveir won the 1989 Grand National in a time of ten minutes and 6.9 seconds at his fourth attempt in the race. The Irish twelve year old, was owned by Edward Harvey, trained by GB Balding and partnered with jockey Jimmy Frost. He had…