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The Package

The Package is the eleven year old chaser from David Pipe's yard was one of four entries from him for the 2013 Grand National. He was also entered in 2012 but didn't make the final line-up as he was withdrawn by Pipe prior to the race. Unfortunately…

David Pipe Updates On The Grand National

Writing on his website blog earlier this week trainer David Pipe ran through his plans for the 2014 Aintree Festival including his hopes for the 2014 Grand National. With four contenders still in the mix, only two are now guaranteed a spot,…
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Who Will Win The 2014 Grand National

The big question everyone is asking this week: Who Will Win The Grand National? This race is notoriously difficult to pick a winner in, with 40 runners and 30 jumps almost anything can happen and frequently does. However, that's not to say…

The Package Renews Grand National Hopes

The Package needed a good run and he got one last week in the Cheltenham Festival by finishing in third place in the opening day's Handicap Chase. Carrying 11-02, the David Pipe trained 11-year-old went off at odds of 16/1 but rallied on…

Tom Scudamore

History and persistence play an incredible roll in Tom Scudamore's Grand National career. He has ridden in it twelve times but has yet to cross the finishing line first, in fact, placing 8th has been has best performance. He is the third…

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…

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…