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

Sunday 6th January 2019

First Race 12.00 noon

Entry £10 pp Children under 16 free

For further Info contact the Secretary 07789 544498

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  Introduction – Where did you grow up and when did you first sit on a pony?   I grew up 2km outside of a small town called Kanturk in County Cork. I didn't start riding until I was 15 and got hooked instantly to the game when my c...
16-12-2018
Stuart starts another point to point season ably assisted by Teona Hammond with a mixture of the established stable star, two horses who debuted for him last season and two new additions to the team. Stuart who rents his yard from Richard de Pelet at...
10-12-2018
The picturesque hills of the Quantocks are home to several point to point trainers including Teresa Clark and I visited her to get her plans for the forthcoming season.   Born into an equine dynasty, it was obvious which direction Teresa w...
19-11-2018
The picturesque hills of the Quantocks are home to several point to point trainers including Louise Cabble and I visited her to get her plans for the forthcoming season.  A couple of miles from Teresa Clark's yard, lies the impressive yard and ...
19-11-2018

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