Right, it's almost that time of year again: Momentum and excitement are building ahead of one of the biggest sporting and social events in the UK.
The John Smith’s Grand National meeting takes place at Aintree Racecourse from Thursday April 2 – Saturday April 4.
And with just six weeks to go tickets are already selling fast. For the first time, all tickets for the meeting can be bought online making it easier for racegoers to secure the place or badge of their choice in advance of the event.
Liverpool Confidential has teamed up with organisers of this momentous sporting highlight to give two readers the chance to win a £76 pair of tickets each, for the Tattersalls Enclosure during the big Saturday steeplechase.
This is the largest and most atmospheric enclosure at Aintree, offering an abundance of facilities, with access to the Parade Ring and Winner’s Enclosure.
In addition to the colour and café-style bars on the Red Rum lawn and around the Parade Ring, ticket holders also have access to the Irish Bar, live music in the Aintree Pavilion, Tote betting and big screen viewing. Cor.
During the meeting, more than 150,000 people are expected, 40 horses will line up for the 162nd running of the famous steeplechase over four-and-a-half miles and 30 fences. This year the race boasts a record prize fund of £900,000.
Julian Thick, Managing Director of Aintree, said: “The clock is ticking and it won’t be long before we open the gates for another memorable and action packed meeting.
Tickets can be purchased online at www.aintree.co.uk or by calling the new ticket hotline on 0844 579 3001.
But remember, we have a pair of £76 pair to give away to two lucky readers. Just answer the question below, fill in the boxes and get on a winning streak. You never know, do you?
To be in with a chance of winning, simply fill your details into the form below and we’ll pick a winner soon. Closing date March 25.