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National Heroes Reg Green

National Heroes

Reg Green

Published March 11th 1999
ISBN : 9781840181333
Paperback
224 pages
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 About the Book 

All the magic and excitement of the worlds greatest steeplechase are vividly portrayed in Reg Greens stories of the stars - both human and equine - who have done so much to give the Grand National its huge appeal. From Lotterys win in the firstMoreAll the magic and excitement of the worlds greatest steeplechase are vividly portrayed in Reg Greens stories of the stars - both human and equine - who have done so much to give the Grand National its huge appeal. From Lotterys win in the first race in 1839 to the present day, there have been great stories associated with the Grand National. Who was Captain Becher whose name lives on in Bechers Brook? Just what happened to Dick Francis and Devon Loch in the closing stages of the 1956 race? What was the secret behind Red Rum and Ginger McCains incredible three National wins? And how did Bob Champion and Aldaniti bring off one of the most emotional finishes in the history of the race?