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  • Walkon (FR)

  • Age: 9 (Foaled March 4th, 2005)
  • Sex: Grey Gelding
  • Breeding: Take Risks - La Tirana (Akarad)
  • Trainer: A King
  • Owner: McNeill Family

News Clippings

Walkon on road to Aintree in the Swegon Group UK Graduation Chase at Newbury

December 16th, 2014

Popular chaser Walkon starts back on the road to Aintree in the Swegon Group UK Graduation Chase at Newbury on Wednesday.

Walkon to be given break after second fine run at Cheltenham

December 16th, 2012

Walkon is set for a break after his brave effort in defeat in the Paul Stewart IronSpine Charity Challenge Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday.

More than hope with Walkon

December 12th, 2012

Alan King has insisted that Walkon doesn't need to be fresh to run to his best ahead of the Paul Stewart Ironspine Charity Challenge Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday.

Walkon has the Power

October 16th, 2012

Alan King has revealed that Walkon will be given an entry for next month's Paddy Power Gold Cup at Cheltenham.

King - trip will help Walkon

February 16th, 2012

Trainer Alan King feels stepping up in trip will be in Walkon's favour in the Betfair Novices' Chase at Newbury on Friday afternoon.

Walkon to go up in trip

January 2nd, 2012

Alan King has revealed that his promising novice chaser Walkon will be stepped up in trip after finishing third to Cue Card at Newbury on Saturday.

Dipper target for Walkon

December 7th, 2011

Impressive Exeter winner Walkon is set to have his next start in the Dipper Novices' Chase at Cheltenham on January 1.

Dipper option for Walkon

December 4th, 2011

The Dipper Novices' Chase at Cheltenham on New Year's Day culd be the next port of call for Alan King's exciting novice chaser Walkon.

King relishing Walkon debut

December 1st, 2011

Connections are looking forward to Walkon's first start over fences in the Harry Dutfield Memorial Novices' Chase at Exeter on Friday.

King Bullish ahead of Trophy bid

February 17th, 2011

Alan King is confident about the chances of Salden Licht, Walkon and The Betchworth Kid ahead of the totesport Trophy at Newbury.

King prepares Trophy assault

February 11th, 2011

Alan King has a team of four, led by Walkon, as he searches for a first totesport Trophy win at Newbury on Saturday.

Thornton: Walkon 'massive chance'

February 10th, 2011

Robert Thornton feels Walkon has a "massive chance" in the totesport Trophy at Newbury on Saturday.

Walkon confirmed for Trophy

February 10th, 2011

Leading fancy Walkon has been confirmed an intended runner in the totesport Trophy on Saturday by his trainer Alan King.

Walkon Trophy option

January 23rd, 2011

Walkon could be allowed to take his chance in the totesport Trophy Hurdle at Newbury next month after his comeback effort at Ascot.

Walkon set for return

January 19th, 2011

Walkon is on course to return to action for the first time in 660 days when he lines up for the Champion Hurdle Trial at Haydock on Saturday.

Haydock date for Walkon

January 7th, 2011

Walkon faces a Haydck clash with Peddlers Cross and Soldatino in the StanJames.com Champion Hurdle Trial at Haydock.

Aintree Romp For Walkon

April 2nd, 2009

Walkon was a runaway winner of the Matalan Anniversary 4-Y-O Novices' Hurdle at Aintree.