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.

Wessex Area Awards Night

Saturday 30th June

Woodlands Castle nr Taunton

TICKETS CAN BE PURCHASED ONLINE VIA THE TICKET BOX BELOW

 

Events & Tickets

Latest News

Wessex PRP Bob Bracher nominated Ed Doggrell for the above award for his five riding victories in April. Although he rode his first winner on Virginia Ash at Littlewindsor in May 2016 another winner did not arrive until he rode a winner in Ireland e...
26-05-2018
Wessex Area Awards Night Dinner & DanceSATURDAY 30TH JUNE 2018 6. 30PM - 1 .00AM WOODLANDS CASTLE, TAUNTON TA3 5 LU  BLACK TIE Tickets: £40 from Kirsty Boutflower or online from 1st Junewww.pointingwessex.co.uk 01984 629266 kirsti...
20-04-2018
Horse: Palmaria 8 y-0   Kayf Tara (GB) – Ollejess (GB)) Owner: Lady Sutton Keeper: Caroline Keevil Area   Area: Wessex   Jockey: Bryan Carver Other Nominations for February:  &n...
22-03-2018
The Quantock Point to Point kicks off with an enterprising charity race on behalf of trainer Jeremy Scott’s daughter Laura. Laura was injured in a bad fall a couple of days after last year’s Quantock meeting and the race is being held to ...
13-03-2018

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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