STAR TEAMTrainer Nicky Henderson with Punchestowns (left) and Long Run
(right) at his Seven Barrows, Hungerford, Berkshire stables.
also became the first six-year-old to win for almost 50 years since Mill House scored in 1963.
The Congress and the Administration are considering short-run fiscal stimulus and steps to reduce the deficit in the long run
An intensive session of schooling over a puissancestyle showjumping fence -- conducted by equine guru Yogi Breisner -- led to an improved display over Haydock's obstacles when Long Run
took fourth in the Betfair Chase last Saturday.
With no disrespect to Waley-Cohen I would now be looking to Geraghty to hopefully re-galvanize Long Run
He's a dentist by trade but he is a fantastic horseman and gets on so well with Long Run
The Giant Bolster was 50-1 when he finished second to Synchronised in the Gold Cup in March, with Long Run
third, and at Haydock on Saturday he has his first chance to prove it was no flash in the pan.
Trained by Nicky Henderson and owned by Waley-Cohen's father, Robert, Long Run
is a horse with enormous potential and many people will wonder why Henderson's stable jockey Barry Geraghty or, say, AP McCoy have not be approached for the ride.
The long run
is an essential training tool for marathoners.
The runner should go into the long run
relatively fresh and have one or two recovery days afterward.
Ruby has ever ridden Long Run
before but it made sense to book him as he will already be over there for Willie Mullins.
TIDAL Bay and Long Run
head a maximum field of 40 for the Crabbie's Grand National at Aintree after all the leading fancies stood their ground at the final declaration stage.