The Official Point-to-Point Website for the Wessex Area

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The Wessex PPSA Area (known as The Taunton Area until 1997) covers Point-to-Point meetings held in eastern Hampshire, southern Wiltshire, the whole of Dorset and Somerset and eastern Devon, and is one of the largest and busiest of the sport's 14 nationwide geographical divisions. 

It is contested by amateurs but this is a big sport. In a season lasting eight months, at its peak in millennium year more than 4,000 horses ran 14,000 times in 1,500 races. The sport locally has produced winners of both the Cheltenham Gold Cup and the Grand National.

Previews, Reports and Results from each Fixture can be found in the Fixtures Section and then click on the meeting.

Next Meeting

Larkhill Racing Club @ Larkhill

Saturday 26th January 2019

First Race 11.30 am (Side Saddle Dash)

Entry £10 pp Children under 16 free

For further Info contact the Secretary 07771 503533 


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Inspected on Thursday 17th. Going officially Good with rain forecated over the weekend and ongoing showers during the week. Entries close Monday 21st 12,30pm. Look forward to seeing you on Saturday...
Q Introduction – Where did you grow up and when did you first sit on a pony (if you did)?  A  I grew up in a small village called Glanworth in county Cork. I didn’t have any interest in horses until I was 13 as my brother had b...
On 29th September Master Saddler Clare Barnett of Bearhouse Saddlery and her fellow local side saddle enthusiasts were invited into the Royal Artillery saddle club to run the second Have A Go clinic of 2018. As the day unfolded the talk turned to m...
Woolley & Wallis is delighted to be the main sponsor of the Wilton Point to Point, to be held at Milborne St Andrew on Saturday 23rd March. A fantastic day out for the whole family, starting with a Shetland Dash followed by an action packed race...



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