Grant Copson

About Grant Copson

Grant is a Director of The Final Flight Publications and the author of the Jumps Guide Annual and Following The Flat Annual.

Between The Flags 2017-2018 (2)

MONTHLY OVERVIEW Before going on to my major eye-catchers, there were plenty of names to note going forward over the past few weeks. In the 4-year-old division; Presented Well caught the eye when narrowly beaten on his second outing, Geordielandgangsta put up an improved performance from his debut when second to a good type and [...]

By | 2017-12-15T11:00:54+00:00 December 15th, 2017|Between The Flags, Michael|

Five Things To Look Out For On An Incredible Weekend Of National Hunt Racing

The 2017 - 2018 National Hunt season has just started properly once again in the last two weeks. We’ve already been spoilt with a thrilling three days at Cheltenham for the November meeting two weeks ago, and a demolition job by Haydock-specialist and mudlark Bristol De Mai in the Betfair Chase last week. This [...]

By | 2017-11-30T15:43:03+00:00 November 30th, 2017|Guest Blogs, Liam Hedgecock|

TFF Diary 28/11/17

After a fantastic weekend of racing both sides of the Irish Sea, I predict that we witnessed numerous high-class performances with the standout for many being Bristol De Mai's demolition of his Betfair Chase rivals. There is no doubt that Nigel Twiston-Davies' stunning grey is a much better animal when there is ease underfoot [...]

By | 2017-11-28T16:31:46+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Grant Copson, TFF Blogs|

TFF Diary 25/10/17

The news that Fayonagh lost her life in a gallops accident this morning is not only heartbreaking for everyone associated to the Gordon Elliott stable but also to the wider racing public. She was the standout performer in the bumper ranks last term and had already made a smooth transition to the novice hurdling [...]

By | 2017-10-25T17:02:44+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Grant Copson, TFF Blogs|

Fortune A Real Loss For Elliott Et Al

Leading National Hunt trainer Gordon Elliott was dealt a devastating blow over the weekend as the high-class 4-year-old, Mega Fortune, lost his life following a horrible final flight fall. It was something that no doubt hit Elliott and his team harder than most, but it was nice to see so many heartfelt tweets about last [...]

By | 2017-10-09T18:29:40+00:00 October 9th, 2017|Grant Copson, TFF Blogs|