Randox Health Grand National Meeting Veterinary Information

For the Randox Health Grand National Meeting all horses must pass a pre-race examination and trot on the day of the race similar to the Cheltenham Festival.

In addition to this; trainers are required to submit to the BHA 45 days of medication records for horses due to run in the Foxhunter, Topham or Grand National Steeple Chases.

Form A covers all medications given in the 35 days prior to 28th March 2019 and any medication with a long-term effect given in the previous six months of the race day. This Form should be emailed to aintree-meds@britishhorseracing.com .

Form B is to include any medication administered since the completion and submission of Form A (10 days prior to the day of the race). This Form should be presented to the BHA Veterinary Officer at the pre-race examination and trot-up on the day of the race.

Trainers who have a horse which may be described as a “poor mover” or which has an asymmetrical gait”, should identify these horses to the BHA before Monday 25th March 2019.

For further information please follow the link to NTF website with full document or contact aintree-meds@britishhorseracing.com