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Royal Vacation Has 2019 Grand National Claims

When you think about top staying handicap chase races, Taunton is not the first venue that springs into mind. However, on Saturday January 19th the track hosted a very competitive Class 2 Portmans Cup and won by Royal Vacation. Trained by…

Aidan Coleman

Retained by Venetia Williams, Aidan Coleman was born in Innishannon, Cork, Ireland and by professional jockey standards was incredibly young when he turned pro at just 21 years of age. Riding Mon Mome in the 2008 Grand National for the first…

Katenko

Entered last year by trainer Venetia Williams, Katenko was subsequently withdrawn due to injury but at eight years old is back again for another shot at making the final line-up for the 2014 Crabbies Grand National. A very experienced horse…

Aidan Coleman Targeting Aintree

It took AP McCoy 15 attempts before he could claim Grand National glory and Richard Johnson has been trying for 17 years to no avail so we know it's notoriously difficult to not just win but also to get around which is why jockey Aidan Coleman…
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2013 Grand National Jockey Watch

With the 2013 Grand National only days away the interest has now firmly turned to who exactly the runners will be and more importantly which jockeys will partner them for the big day! Blows to Paddy Brennan and Nina Carberry as they are currently…

Mon Mome Hoping For 2nd Win

Venetia Williams was undoubtedly looking for more from Mon Mome when he went out in Haydock in January but with rather erratic form recently, he disappointed from the offset and had to be pulled up by jockey Aidan Coleman, in the Peter Marsh…