Paddy Brennan

Born in County Galway in May 1981, Paddy Brennan wants, more than anything, to win the Grand National. After winning the Conditional Champion Jockey title in the 2004/05 season, Brennan turned professional and his first season started off well,…

Jamie Moore

The 2012 Grand National was the fifth attempt for national hunt jockey, Jamie Moore who was booked to ride Deep Purple, the Evan Williams trained 11-year-old and winner of six Grade 2's including the Charlie Hall and Peterborough Chase, London…

David Casey

David Casey hails from Co. Waterford, Ireland and began his riding career in 1992 as an apprentice to the Flat trainer, Tony Redmond. However, he was always going to be a National Hunt jockey and his first racecourse win came in a claiming…

Niall Madden

Not many jockeys can say that they were victorious on their Grand National debut; indeed many much respected and big-prize winning jockeys have battled for years to triumph at the National; but that is exactly what Niall Madden did in 2006,…

Timmy Murphy

Timothy James Murphy, born 20 August 1974 in County Kildare, Ireland, is most famous for his victory in the 2008 Grand National on Comply or Die. He won by four lengths on the David Pipe-trained horse and in the process gave punters a ‘national…

Ian Popham

It was actually amazing that jockey Ian Popham was able to ride in the 2013 Grand National given that he was unseated from the Martin Keighley-trained Oyster Hill in October 2012 which resulted in him breaking his pelvis in four places! To…

Conor O’Farrell

A stable jockey for top trainer David Pipe, Conor O'Farrell looks so young that if you start to type his name into google one of the first predicative questions is 'Conor O'Farrell jockey age" - he's actually in his mid-twenties so clearly great…

Adam Wedge

Adam Wedge originates from Halesowen near Birmingham and rode in his first Grand National in 2013 on board the Nigel Twiston-Davies trained Viking Blond. He started his career with a couple of rides on the flat for Richard Phillips before…

Henry Brooke

Winner of the 2013 British Conditional Jockeys Championship, Henry Brook had a fantastic season and it only got better as he prepared to ride in his first ever Grand National on board the Donald McCain trained Across The Bay. He did exceptionally…