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Our Father

Grand National winning trainer David Pipe sent the then 8 year old Our Father to the 2014 Grand National with high hopes. And while it may have been to give him a spin over the fences with a view to entering him again in 2015, it certainly…

Goulanes

At 8-years-old, Goulanes, from trainer David Pipe, was entered into the Grand National for the first time in 2014 and although not initially expected to make the cut, a significant number of withdrawals over two scratching stages propelled…

Standing Ovation

At just seven years of age, from the David Pipe yard comes Standing Ovation. A bay gelding, sired by Presenting, he has recently been on the up and up when it comes to his form and capabilities and as such has received an entry into the 2014…

Exclusive: David Pipe Talks Grand National 2014

Grand National winning trainer, David Pipe, recently took some time out of his very busy schedule to talk through his thoughts on the 2014 Grand National and the prospects that he has lined up for both this year and possibly even for the 2015…

Becher Chase Attracts 43 Entries

December 7 2013 will see the Aintree fences back in action for the first time since the Grand National in April and the two Betfred-sponsored races that utilise them have received more than 40 entries apiece. Included in the potential line-up…

Matuhi 2003 to 2013

Entered into both the 2013 Grand National and the Cheltenham Festival the future was bright for 10 year old Matuhi, trained by David Pipe. But sadly a fall in the Byrne Group Plate on March 14th 2013 claim his life. A classy, solid horse,…

Problema Tic

Problema Tic is one of the youngest horses entered into the 2013 Grand National and at seven years of age is one of four contenders from the David Pipe yard. The reality is that at seven he has very little chance at this race and whether or…

Pipe Aims To Line-Up Three

With the 2012 Grand National getting ever closer, and only two scratching deadlines remaining, trainer David Pipe is aiming to have three of his horses line-up in the starting 40 on Saturday, April 14th 2012. Pipe, who won the 2008 National…