The Long Mile is the sixth fatality at Aintree in the past 10 years with Up For Reviews’ death in 2019 being the last. The seven-year-old was euthanised after receiving immediate veterinary attention.
Did any horses died in the national?
Two horses killed in just three days of racing at Aintree is horrific – and time after time, the racing authorities try to dismiss these fatalities as “accidents”. … View Animal Aid’s list of all the horses who have died at the Grand National Meeting since 2000, including their details.
How many horses died in Grand National 2020?
Chart: Annual Deaths on the Grand National Course 2000 to 2020
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How many jockeys have died?
It estimates that more than 100 jockeys have died as a result of racing accidents since 1950, and five jockeys were killed between October 1988 and September 1991. In addition, 37 jockeys were permanently disabled from spinal cord injuries in racing mishaps.