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Aintree Festival – Opening Day

Thursday 03 April 2014

Race 5 – Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

               

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Anay Turge (Tom Bellamy)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Astracad (Sam Twiston-Davies)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Gus Macrae (Patrick Corbett)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Arnaud (GN Fox)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Dare Me (Aidan Coleman)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Turn Over Sivola (Choc)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

And again ... Turn Over Sivola (Choc)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Kings Grey (James Reveley)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Oiseau Du Nuit (Brendan Powell)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Off The Ground (Leighton Aspell)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Sew On Target (Tom Scudamore)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Parsnip Pete (Paddy Brennan)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Claret Cloak (Noel Fehily)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The runners exit onto the racecourse;

Anquetta (Sam Waley-Cohen)

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

One circuit to go;

Arnaud leads from Sew On Target;

Turn Over Sivola is fourth from left.

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The race has finished and Parsnip Pete has won;

Turn Over Sivola finished 2nd yet again!

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Choc and Turn Over Sivola

return to the Winners’ Enclosure

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

In the Winners’ Enclosure

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Choc chats with Alan King

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Debriefing connections

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The winner:

Parsnip Pete and Paddy Brennan

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Choc continues to debrief connections

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Ditto

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Ditto

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Ditto

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Choc goes to weigh in ...

has he got tangled up with something?

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Choc weighs in

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Ditto ... 10 stone 10.5 lbs

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Choc heads back to the Weighing Room

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

Ditto

 

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Race 5:

Red Rum Handicap Steeplechase (Grade 3)

 

The presentation to the winning connections;

the race sponsor is Silver Cross,

hence the pram!

 

03 April 2014

 

 

 

 

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