Famous Horse Races

Sefton Novices Hurdle

Aintree Racecourse
A Brief History Of Sefton Novices Hurdle
The Sefton Novices' Hurdle is a Grade 1 National Hunt hurdle race for four-year-old and above novices run over a distance of 3 miles 110 yards (4,929 metres) at Aintree Racecourse during the Grand National meeting in early April. There are thirteen hurdles to be jumped in the race.

It was first run in 1988, and has become the most prestigious three-mile novice hurdle race of the season.
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Wayward Prince
Ogee
Pettifour
Chief Dan George
Black Jack Ketchum
Asian Maze
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Iris's Gift
Stromness
Garruth
Sackville
King's Road
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Dougie Costello
Jimmy McCarthy
Paddy Brennan
Mick Fitzgerald
Tony McCoy
Ruby Walsh
Tom Best
Barry Geraghty
Robert Thornton
Russ Garritty
Barry Geraghty
Carl Llewellyn
Tony McCoy
Richard Johnson
Paul Carberry
Peter Niven
Adrian Maguire
Ben de Haan
Carl Llewellyn
Graham McCourt
Jamie Osbourne
Charlie Swan
Michael Bowlby
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Ian Williams
Renee Robeson
Nigel Twiston-Davies
James Moffatt
Jonjo O'Neill
Tom Mullins
Toby Balding
Jonjo O'Neill
Alan King
Tim Easterby
Frances Crowley
Nigel Twiston-Davies
Martin Pipe
David Nicholson
Philip Hobbs
Mary Reveley
David Nicholson
Cath Walwyn
David Nicholson
Anthony Jones
Oliver Sherwood
Bill Harney
Nicky Henderson
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