Grand National Hospitality - Aintree Racecourse - VIP Tickets 2018

Katie Walsh set to ride Baie Des Iles in Grand National

Ross O’Sullivan looks to break new ground at  Aintree as he targets Baie Des Iles as his first runner in the Grand National 2018 at Aintree, placing wife Katie Walsh at the helm.

The County Kildare handler certainly believes the 7-year-old Filly has what it takes to compete in the world’s greatest steeplechase after seeing her secure a 3rd-place finish in the Grand National  2018 Trial behind Folsom Blue at Punchestown earlier in the month.

“The weights came out a couple of weeks ago and she was given 10st 4lb,” said O’Sullivan. “She had a nice prep run in Punchestown, giving 12lb away to the winner and 10lb to the second horse.

“It’s fingers crossed – I’m really looking forward to it.”

While it will be the O’Sullivan’s first attempt at Aintree’s great race, his wife Katie will certainly bring some experience to the saddle, having ridden Baie Des Iles in her last ten starts.

Having gained plenty of experience around the Aintree fences, with a notable 3rd-place finish in the 2012 National, Walsh will be keen to make her mark at this year’s meeting.

Could it be eternal glory for O’Sullivan this year as he embarks on his first National Steeplechase? Only time will tell.

Witness the 2019 Grand National in style and treat your guests to the VIP treatment with our luxurious hospitality packages and tickets.

From within one of our signature hospitality suites, you can enjoy a VIP race day experience complete with a fabulous four-course luncheon, all-day complimentary drinks and the finest course-facing views on offer.

Grand National Hospitality - Silks Restaurant Corporate Packages

Our stunning Silks Restaurant facility allows guests to enjoy the racing in unrivalled style from the comfort of a private viewing balcony.

Our flagship facility, the Silks Restaurant is designed to offer racegoers an experience unlike any other. Overlooking the iconic starting line with sights stretching across Melling Road of the Liverpool track, visitors can enjoy panoramic track views as they witness the thrilling action unfold. What better way to impress your valued clientele?

Discover our day-by-day availability below:

Grand Opening Day

Ladies Day

Grand National Day