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Ben Nevis

Ben Nevis won the National in 1980 when race was held in abysmal conditions – the course was like a bog and only four out of the thirty runners ending up finishing. Ben Nevis didn’t look like he had much hope in the National – he had been…

1980 Grand National Results

Ben Nevis won the 1980 Grand National in a time of 10 minutes and 17.4 seconds. The 12 year old was owned by Mr R C Stewart, trained by Capt. T Forster and ridden by amateur American jockey Mr C Fenwick. 30 competitors started the race but only…