Definition of National Hunt in English:

National Hunt

Line breaks: Na|tion¦al Hunt
(also National Hunt Committee)


  • The body controlling steeplechasing and hurdle racing in Great Britain: a National Hunt jockey National Hunt racing
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    • Individual suspensions of 19 days were handed out to seven jockeys on Thursday at Ludlow racecourse because all took the wrong course in a National Hunt hurdle race.
    • A bumper is another term for a National Hunt Flat race.
    • Horses will usually be able to race until they are about 12, sometimes beyond, but a National Hunt horse usually hits its prime at eight or nine.

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