The going was a bit soft for riders in this recreation of Saturday's Aintree Grand National!
As thousands arrive on the banks of the Mersey, jet skis dressed as horses took to the waves of the river.
They were racing in the Coral National, a 500 metre race on the River Mersey in Liverpool.
The 'jockeys' wore the colours of the real riders who'll battle it out in the world's greatest steeplechase this weekend.
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Animal welfare campaigners will gather outside Aintree racecourse, calling for the Grand National to be banned on the grounds of cruelty.
Your guide to all the runners in the John Smith's Grand National at Aintree.