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Grand National Free Bets 2019

Exclusive free bets and offers for the 2019 Grand National at Aintree

In the fight against the bookies, using their free bets and betting offers can help you to build a bank, and get a leg up from the off. The Grand National is one of the key betting meetings in the racing calendar, and so there are plenty of free bets and betting offers to make the most of.

The Grand National is a Grade 3 Handicap Chase, run over 4 miles and 2 furlongs at Aintree racecourse, usually scheduled for the second Saturday in April. Now held as a three-day racing festival consisting of top quality Grade 1 action, The Grand National is without doubt one of the most popular races to be held throughout the sport’s annual calendar. Furthermore, The Grand National is a huge betting race, with an array of punters getting involved, so there’s lots of free bets and betting offers from the top bookmakers around. Whether it’s professional punters or the first-time bettor, there’s many ways to join in, as the nation’s interest in racing heightens dramatically in the build-up to the Aintree feature.

Best free bet offers

  • Bet £10 Get £30 in free bets

    New customers only, place a min £10 bet on any Sportsbook market at odds of at least 1.2 (1/5) and we’ll give you £30 in free bets. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. See below for full T&C's.

    New customers only, place a min £10 bet on any Sportsbook market at odds of at least 1.2 (1/5) and we’ll give you £30 in free bets. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. See below for full T&C's.

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  • Bet £10 Get £40 - £30 in sports free bets plus get a £10 free bet for in-play horse racing

    New customers only, place a €/£10 bet on any Sports market - min stake €/£10, min odds 1/2 (1.5) & get €/£30 in free bets + a €/£10 free bet on in-play Horse Racing. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. Free bets are valid for 30 days and must be used on a Sports market. After the the qualifying bet has settled, €/£30 in free bets will awarded automatically & in-play racing free bet will be available to claim from the promo hub. T&Cs apply.

    New customers only, place a €/£10 bet on any Sports market - min stake €/£10, min odds 1/2 (1.5) & get €/£30 in free bets + a €/£10 free bet on in-play Horse Racing. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. Free bets are valid for 30 days and must be used on a Sports market. After the the qualifying bet has settled, €/£30 in free bets will awarded automatically & in-play racing free bet will be available to claim from the promo hub. T&Cs apply.

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  • £20 new customer offer - £10 free bet on sports | £10 cash back on pools

    New customers only. 18+. Stake £10 on any Sportsbook market for the first time, at odds of evens (2.0) or greater and get a £10 Free Bet within 24 hours of settlement, 7 day expiry. Stake £10 on any Totepool bet for the first time, and receive £10 back in cash within 24 hours of settlement. Full T&Cs Apply.

    New customers only. 18+. Stake £10 on any Sportsbook market for the first time, at odds of evens (2.0) or greater and get a £10 Free Bet within 24 hours of settlement, 7 day expiry. Stake £10 on any Totepool bet for the first time, and receive £10 back in cash within 24 hours of settlement. Full T&Cs Apply.

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Past 10 winners of the Grand National (and Starting Price)

Most Successful Grand National Trainer over the last 20 years

Nigel Twiston-Davies – 2 winners (Bindaree 2002, Earth Summit 1998).

Most Successful Grand National Jockey(s) over the last 20 years

Leighton Aspell – 2 winners (Many Clouds 2015, Pineau De Re 2014). Ruby Walsh – 2 winners (Hedgehunter 2005, Papillon 2000).

Races at the Aintree Grand National Festival

  • Grand National Handicap Chase A very testing Grade 3 feature race over 4 miles and 2 furlongs, requiring ability, resilience and stacks of determination.
  • Ryanair Stayers Hurdle A Grade 1 event over 3 miles.
  • The Aintree Hurdle A Grade 1 event over 2 miles and 4 furlongs.
  • The Foxhunters’ Chase An Open-hunters Chase event over 2 miles 5 furlongs.
  • JLT Melling Chase A Grade 1 Chase event over 2 miles 3 furlongs.

Best 2019 Grand National Racing Free Bets

Check out our free bets page, for all the latest in new customer betting offers, including sign-up offers. Here you’ll also find our best betting offers for existing customers, covering a wide range of sports, not just horse racing.

When you’re choosing a free bet offer from one of our partners, be sure to select an offer that is best suited to you – there are usually numerous options to pick from.

Some offers are presented as risk free bets, where you’ll get your stake back should your selection lose.

Another available offer for new customer’s is a deposit boost, which are often the most common form of free bet(s) made available by bookmakers. For example, you may deposit or stake £10 and get £30 in additional free bets – usually broken down into 3 x £10 bets, which can be used either throughout the card or across the whole sportsbook, dependant on the terms and conditions of the promotion.

All bookmakers have their own variations on these offers, and although they may appear to be similar, please ensure that you check their terms and conditions before registering and placing any bets.

Best free bet offers

  • Bet £10 Get £30 in free bets

    New customers only, place a min £10 bet on any Sportsbook market at odds of at least 1.2 (1/5) and we’ll give you £30 in free bets. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. See below for full T&C's.

    New customers only, place a min £10 bet on any Sportsbook market at odds of at least 1.2 (1/5) and we’ll give you £30 in free bets. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. See below for full T&C's.

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  • Bet £10 Get £40 - £30 in sports free bets plus get a £10 free bet for in-play horse racing

    New customers only, place a €/£10 bet on any Sports market - min stake €/£10, min odds 1/2 (1.5) & get €/£30 in free bets + a €/£10 free bet on in-play Horse Racing. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. Free bets are valid for 30 days and must be used on a Sports market. After the the qualifying bet has settled, €/£30 in free bets will awarded automatically & in-play racing free bet will be available to claim from the promo hub. T&Cs apply.

    New customers only, place a €/£10 bet on any Sports market - min stake €/£10, min odds 1/2 (1.5) & get €/£30 in free bets + a €/£10 free bet on in-play Horse Racing. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. Free bets are valid for 30 days and must be used on a Sports market. After the the qualifying bet has settled, €/£30 in free bets will awarded automatically & in-play racing free bet will be available to claim from the promo hub. T&Cs apply.

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  • £20 new customer offer - £10 free bet on sports | £10 cash back on pools

    New customers only. 18+. Stake £10 on any Sportsbook market for the first time, at odds of evens (2.0) or greater and get a £10 Free Bet within 24 hours of settlement, 7 day expiry. Stake £10 on any Totepool bet for the first time, and receive £10 back in cash within 24 hours of settlement. Full T&Cs Apply.

    New customers only. 18+. Stake £10 on any Sportsbook market for the first time, at odds of evens (2.0) or greater and get a £10 Free Bet within 24 hours of settlement, 7 day expiry. Stake £10 on any Totepool bet for the first time, and receive £10 back in cash within 24 hours of settlement. Full T&Cs Apply.

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Popular 2019 Grand National Bets

The most straightforward betting types you can place on the Grand National are known as win, each-way, or place betting.

A bet to win is simply selecting a horse that you think is going to win the race. An each-way bet consists of two bets on the same horse, with the first part of the bet being to win, and the second half for it to be placed – with the place terms dependent on the number of runners in the race, as will be outlined prior to the race event starting. Should your horse win the race having placed an each-way bet, you will be returned both parts of the bet, as you have succeeded in finding the winner and a selection that has placed.

Another way to get involved from a betting perspective, is forecast or tricast betting. Within this type of bet, you are selecting 2 or 3 horses which will finish in the exact order that you have selected them in, for example horse 1 to come 1st in the race, with horse 2 finishing in 2nd. This is much more challenging to predict than a straight win or each way bet, but is much more rewarding if successfully done. There are many variants of forecast betting with varying degrees of difficulty.

Finally, you can also consider placing multiples throughout Grand National day. This is where you combine multiple selections into a bet to get a bigger return on your stake – such as a Lucky 15, which consists of 4 selections, with the following breakdown of bets involved; 4 singles, 6 doubles, 4 trebles and a 4-fold accumulator.

If you’re making use of one of our partners free bet or betting offers, then make sure that the terms and conditions allow you to use the free bet as you intend. Free bets and betting offers are often only available for single bets, and not multiples.

Check out the Betfair Horse Racing Market for more detail.

How to claim Horse racing free bets

It’s crucial that you read the full offer details before signing up so that you know what to do in order to claim your free bet or betting offer.

Sometimes you will need to input a voucher code when you’re registering for you to receive your free bets, while on other occasions betting offers may require you to take a number of steps in order for you to claim your free bet or enhanced odds.

It may also occur that your stake won’t be credited until after the horse race you have bet on has been settled – this is the case in any offers that offer risk-free bets, or money back.

If you’re unsure as to who to sign up with, then why not browse through the bookmaker reviews we’ve written, which you can find on the free bets page.

Best Grand National Non-Runner No Bet Offers

A popular feature, these may be one of the best ways to make the most of your bet – non-runner no bet.

This offer is most often applied to the antepost market, whereby you can try to pick out the winner sooner at a better price. However, if it fails to run, rather than losing money like you normally would, you then get your stake back as a free bet, or sometimes as cash.

Best free bet offers

  • Bet £10 Get £30 in free bets

    New customers only, place a min £10 bet on any Sportsbook market at odds of at least 1.2 (1/5) and we’ll give you £30 in free bets. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. See below for full T&C's.

    New customers only, place a min £10 bet on any Sportsbook market at odds of at least 1.2 (1/5) and we’ll give you £30 in free bets. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. See below for full T&C's.

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  • Bet £10 Get £40 - £30 in sports free bets plus get a £10 free bet for in-play horse racing

    New customers only, place a €/£10 bet on any Sports market - min stake €/£10, min odds 1/2 (1.5) & get €/£30 in free bets + a €/£10 free bet on in-play Horse Racing. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. Free bets are valid for 30 days and must be used on a Sports market. After the the qualifying bet has settled, €/£30 in free bets will awarded automatically & in-play racing free bet will be available to claim from the promo hub. T&Cs apply.

    New customers only, place a €/£10 bet on any Sports market - min stake €/£10, min odds 1/2 (1.5) & get €/£30 in free bets + a €/£10 free bet on in-play Horse Racing. Only deposits made using Cards or Paypal will qualify for this promotion. Free bets are valid for 30 days and must be used on a Sports market. After the the qualifying bet has settled, €/£30 in free bets will awarded automatically & in-play racing free bet will be available to claim from the promo hub. T&Cs apply.

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  • £20 new customer offer - £10 free bet on sports | £10 cash back on pools

    New customers only. 18+. Stake £10 on any Sportsbook market for the first time, at odds of evens (2.0) or greater and get a £10 Free Bet within 24 hours of settlement, 7 day expiry. Stake £10 on any Totepool bet for the first time, and receive £10 back in cash within 24 hours of settlement. Full T&Cs Apply.

    New customers only. 18+. Stake £10 on any Sportsbook market for the first time, at odds of evens (2.0) or greater and get a £10 Free Bet within 24 hours of settlement, 7 day expiry. Stake £10 on any Totepool bet for the first time, and receive £10 back in cash within 24 hours of settlement. Full T&Cs Apply.

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Best Grand National Betting Offers

Throughout the run-up to the 2019 Grand National, there will be many betting offers for you to take advantage of. On what is often the most heavily punted race throughout the racing calendar, you will find that there are many great opportunities that you’re able to to make the most off with your free bet or betting offer.

Alongside new customer sign-up free bets and betting offers, be sure to check out which bookmakers are offering other promotions such as ‘best odds guaranteed’, and thereby if the starting price is better than the odds you backed the horse at, then you’ll get the better price. This helps you to discover extra value when you’ve successfully predicted an outcome.

Bookmakers also run ongoing free bets and betting offers, so it is likely that you’ll find a promotion that covers the 3-day festival at Aintree. This could consist of free bets clubs – where you can get a free bet when you bet across several races, staking a required limit in order to qualify for the offer. Again, it is important to read carefully through the terms and conditions, as these offers are often for specified races on a given day or week, and may not cover all racing that there’s a market available for.

Furthermore, you can also get insurance based offers – the most common being that, if your horse finishes second or third in an event, then you’ll get your stake back, up to an outlined limit, back as a free bet. The free bet refunded by the bookmaker is then often available to use on other racing, or other sports if it takes your fancy.

Make sure you keep an eye on our betting offers page, for all the latest offers on all sports.

Horse racing betting offers

  • 33/1 Samcro to win the Morgiana Hurdle

    New Customers can get Samcro at an enhanced 33/1 the win the Morgiana Hurdle. Max Stake £1. Winnings paid in free bets, valid for 7 days, only deposits with cards/Paypal count. Exchange and multiple bets excluded. T&C’s Apply. 18+|Gamble Aware.

    New Customers can get Samcro at an enhanced 33/1 the win the Morgiana Hurdle. Max Stake £1. Winnings paid in free bets, valid for 7 days, only deposits with cards/Paypal count. Exchange and multiple bets excluded. T&C’s Apply. 18+|Gamble Aware.

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  • Money back as a free bet on all losers in selected races

    The promotion is available for new and existing customers with registered Paddy Power accounts, aged 18 or over. Money Back as a free bet on all losers in the in the selected race if the winning distance is 2 lengths or more Applies to singles placed pre-race only Applies to the win part of each-way singles only (up to 10 Euro/GBP win). Further terms and conditions apply, see site for details

    The promotion is available for new and existing customers with registered Paddy Power accounts, aged 18 or over. Money Back as a free bet on all losers in the in the selected race if the winning distance is 2 lengths or more Applies to singles placed pre-race only Applies to the win part of each-way singles only (up to 10 Euro/GBP win). Further terms and conditions apply, see site for details

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  • Earn an iPad or an iPad Pro by opening a Spreadex betting account and placing £300 to £500 in stakes

    Earn either an iPad (model as of 24-3-17) or iPad Pro by opening a Spreadex betting account and placing the following stake levels on any of the qualifying sports spread bet markets listed below: iPad 32GB Wi-Fi = £300 in stakes on the qualifying markets listed below. iPad Pro 10.5" 64GB Wi-Fi = £500 in stakes on the qualifying markets listed below. Once you hit your chosen target, either email us at sports@spreadex.com or call us on 08000 526 575 or 01727 895 090 and we will arrange for your selection to be sent to you.

    Earn either an iPad (model as of 24-3-17) or iPad Pro by opening a Spreadex betting account and placing the following stake levels on any of the qualifying sports spread bet markets listed below: iPad 32GB Wi-Fi = £300 in stakes on the qualifying markets listed below. iPad Pro 10.5" 64GB Wi-Fi = £500 in stakes on the qualifying markets listed below. Once you hit your chosen target, either email us at sports@spreadex.com or call us on 08000 526 575 or 01727 895 090 and we will arrange for your selection to be sent to you.

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