The West Tip area also features an exclusive bar for use by these racegoers only, meaning it is even easier to keep you hydrated throughout the day. , The event was sponsored by Randox Health as part of an agreement signed in 2016 for the company to sponsor the race for five years starting in 2017. One woman, left, opted for a powder blue dress which she teamed with nude heels and coordinating headgear, while another teamed a daring red dress with a cosy cardigan (centre), and a third wore mint-coloured dress with impressive platform heels, Pregnant Beth Tweddle, centre, was seen arriving on day one of the 2019 Grand National Meeting at the Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool. 6 th – One For Arthur (Derek Fox) 25-1. The fixtures are reproduced under license to the British Horseracing Authority. The Grand National meeting is a three day festival (Thursday to Saturday) with the big-race featuring on the final day. The first guests brought with them a splash of colour, boasting bare arms and floral red ensembles, posing as they prepared for a day of festivities. Come and enjoy the day with us; we hope to see you there! The retired gymnast opted for a summery red dress by Traffic People emblazoned with a bird pattern, teaming it with flat sandals and a white blazer and envelope clutch. The West Tip area also features an exclusive bar for use by these racegoers only, meaning it is even easier to keep you hydrated throughout the day. Tiger Roll is vying to make history at the 2020 Grand National as no horse has been able to win the 4m2½f contest three years running. Following the race, Bell, Fitzgerald and Chapman guided viewers on a fence-by-fence re-run of the race - due to the fatal injury sustained to Up For Review, the first fence was omitted from the re-run broadcast. Available for each of the racedays during the year, the Tatts Enclosure is the main area at Aintree Racecourse. Published: 10:55, 4 April 2019 | Updated: 16:27, 5 April 2019.  Up towards the line, back to back nationals, the first since Red Rum! It may not have the high society sheen of Royal Ascot, but today the ladies of Liverpool proved they can more than hold their own in the style stakes as they got the Aintree Grand National Festival 2019 off to a glamorous start. Join our newsletter and never miss a deal! According to racecourse bosses, there's no strict dress code for the festival as there is for Royal Ascot. Choose from our delicious menus along with spectacular views in one of our restaurants or private box packages which offer privacy, along with your own private bar and viewing area. The first ever Grand National race took place in 1839. More than 150,000 are expected at the three-day meeting, which is in its 180th year and hosts the showpiece Grand National race on Saturday afternoon. A glamorous racegoer struggled to keep the train of her pink floaty dress under control (left). Make sure you attend this one! Fancy dress and offensive clothing are also on the list of banned items, Making it rain? However, in recent years event organisers have been trying to encourage a more conservative approach. V&A launches a new exhibition to... Celebrity makeup artist reveals how YOU can achieve an... A perfect match! Firstly the core of the fences is now much softer and safer and secondly the bypass of the fences, particularly for the loose horses. The grass is cut to precisely four inches for the whole circuit to provide plenty of cushion. That's one way to travel! Here’s a full list of the Aintree Grand National 2019 finishers, along with their riders and odds: 1 st – Tiger Roll (Davy Russel) 4-1 Fav. Bars are spread right across the track and seemingly are available in every nook and cranny! A chivalrous gentleman made sure his companion's feet didn't get wet by carrying her on his shoulders, Nothing will get them down!