Leighton Aspell

2014 & 2015 GRAND NATIONAL WINNER Leighton Aspell was born in 1976 and is a national hunt jockey who has previously ridden in six Grand Nationals and will partner Pineau De Re for Dr Richard Newland on April 5th 2014 in the hopes of winning…
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Noel Fehily

This highly rated Irish jockey from Macroom, Co Cork, is in big demand, with several trainers fighting for his services but it has taken him about 15 years to become an overnight success! Fehily began life as a jockey as many jockey's before…

Aidan Coleman

Retained by Venetia Williams, Aidan Coleman was born in Innishannon, Cork, Ireland and by professional jockey standards was incredibly young when he turned pro at just 21 years of age. Riding Mon Mome in the 2008 Grand National for the first…

Richie McLernon

Richie McLernon is a highly rated jockey and works for trainer Jonjo O'Neill. Each season just keeps getting better for him and last season he finished up with a total of 20 winners, earning just over £205K for connections which he has already…

Mikey Fogarty

Riding out in the 2014 Crabbies Grand National on Vesper Bell for trainer Willie Mullins, will be a first for Irish jockey Mikey Fogarty. Like many jockeys, he got his first taste of racing in the point-to-point field, riding his first winner…

Brian O’Connell

This will be a second attempt at the Grand National for jockey Brian O'Connell who previously rode out in 2012 on Tharawaat for Gordon Elliott which earned him a very respectable 8th place finish. Turning professional in 2009, O’Connell…

Wilson Renwick

For the 2014 Crabbies Grand National, jockey Wilson Renwick will be on board Kruzhlinin for Donald McCain and this will be Renwicks's fourth Aintree Grand National. His first dabble over the Grand national fences was back in 2008 when on…

Michael Byrne

Michael Byrne is a conditional jockey based at trainer Tim Vaughan's yard in Wales and has ridden nearly 50 winners for the yard since joining in 2011. His first mainstream Cheltenham win came on Buck Magic in 2012 with Byrne saying: “I…

Robbie Colgan

Based in Ireland, Robbie Colgan is a National Hunt jumps jockey who, having taken his first ride on the racecourse in the 1998/9 season, has worked his way up through the ranks to become an established member of the Irish weighing rooms. Like…