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. Despite a season lasting a mere five 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.

Forthcoming Events

WESSEX AREA AWARDS NIGHT - Friday 1st July 2016 at Taunton Racecourse.  See the news page for further details.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Latest News

WESSEX AREA POINT 2 POINT AWARDS NIGHT, Sponsored by Spiller Horse Feeds, Friday 1st July 2016 at  TAUNTON RACECOURSEDRINKS ON ARRIVAL 7.30PM FOLOWED BY PRESENTATIONS, FOOD AND DISCO £15 or £25 FOR TWO.  Numbers are limited so l...
13-06-2016
It is hoped that some meetings within the Area will be offering E Ticketing this season So watch this space and as soon as we have further details we will post it here on the website....
08-12-2015
Welcome to the new season, which has been underway for 2 weeks but opens in the Wessex Area this Sunday with the Hursley Hambledon meeting at Larkhill probably the best point to point course for early season racing. Wessex Area have a new PRO team h...
08-12-2015

Championships

 

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Pony Racing

 

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Calendar

Browse the latest dates for fixtures in the Wessex area.

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