On the week that A.P McCoy announces to the racing world that he’s hanging up his boots and calling time on his amazing career, I take a look at his Grand National record and assess whether or not it was equally as glittering as his lifetime…
http://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/ap-shutdoor.jpg450800Simone Wrighthttp://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/gn-logo2016green.pngSimone Wright2015-02-17 11:38:232015-02-17 19:09:18Don't Shut The Door On McCoy Yet
Anthony Peter "A.P." McCoy MBE is widely regarded as the greatest National Hunt jockey ever. He rode his first winner, "Legal Steps", at Thurles on 26 March 1992 and he has never looked back.
He has broken numerous records including a record…
As both jockey and trainer Jonjo O'Neill has reached virtually every height this great sport has to offer, along the way overcoming adversity, including beating cancer.
He has held a dual-purpose licence since 1986 and was based in Penrith…
He’s not in the Irish top ten rich lists (14th In 2012), claimed embarrassment when he received a medal from his home city, and famously took Facebook to court over a fake account scam and won.
Born in Limerick on March 10th, 1951, John…
http://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/jpmcmanus-apmccoy.jpg427640Simone Wrighthttp://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/gn-logo2016green.pngSimone Wright2012-01-17 19:37:362018-05-03 13:47:27Who Is JP McManus?
Jonjo O'Neill has announced that Don't Push It is now retired and branded him "an unbelievable horse" after confirming the retirement of the 2010 John Smith's Grand National winner.
After 14 failed attempts at the Grand National, Tony McCoy…
http://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/1385944576_438690e864_o.jpg531800Simone Wrighthttp://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/gn-logo2016green.pngSimone Wright2012-01-12 11:22:102014-11-19 10:59:53O'Neill Hails National Hero
Don't Push It is a smart novice chaser, who in the 2006-07 season lost by just three quarters of a length to Denman in the Jim Brown Memorial Chase at Cheltenham.
He proved a frustrating bet for punters following his promising beginnings,…
http://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/dontpushit.jpg499675Simone Wrighthttp://www.grand-national.me.uk/wp-content/uploads/gn-logo2016green.pngSimone Wright2010-03-17 12:16:442018-05-03 13:47:37Dont Push It
Free bets & promotional offers are only available to new customers, unless otherwise stated. Wagering requirements and other terms & conditions apply.
Information appearing on Grand-National.me.uk does not constitute professional advice or recommendation.
Click on the different category headings to find out more. You can also change some of your preferences. Note that blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience on our websites and the services we are able to offer.
Essential Website Cookies
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with services available through our website and to use some of its features.
We provide you with a list of stored cookies on your computer in our domain so you can check what we stored. Due to security reasons we are not able to show or modify cookies from other domains. You can check these in your browser security settings.
Google Analytics Cookies
These cookies collect information that is used either in aggregate form to help us understand how our website is being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our website and application for you in order to enhance your experience.
If you do not want that we track your visist to our site you can disable tracking in your browser here:
Other external services
We also use different external services like Google Webfonts, Google Maps, and external Video providers. Since these providers may collect personal data like your IP address we allow you to block them here. Please be aware that this might heavily reduce the functionality and appearance of our site. Changes will take effect once you reload the page.
Google Webfont Settings:
Google Map Settings:
Google reCaptcha Settings:
Vimeo and Youtube video embeds: