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

Combined Services @ Larkhill

Sun 17th February 2019

First Race 12.45

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Latest News

FREE ENTRY ON SUNDAY AT THE GATE.The Combined Services meeting will be going ahead on Sunday 17th February. Very sadly the Kings Troop Race will not be taking place due to the Biosecurity measures brought in by the BHA yesterday. Therefore the first...
13-02-2019
Entries being taken as normal with fingers crossed. All entry fees (less Weatherbys admin costs) for Combined Services will be refunded in the event of no racing and we will look to postpone if it proves necessary (implication being that entries wo...
09-02-2019
The following are the agreed arrangements for the fixtures lost this weekend. They are currently subject to officials being available, and of course the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) clearing racing in Britain to re-commence. However at the cu...
08-02-2019
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) has this afternoon taken the decision that racing will not resume in Britain until Wednesday 13 February at the earliest.   Therefore no point-to-point fixtures programmed by the Point-to-Point Authority w...
07-02-2019

Championships

 

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Courses

 

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Pony Racing

 

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Latest Events

17/02/2019 - Combined Services @ Larkhill

24/02/2019 - Countryside Alliance @ Badbury Rings

10/03/2019 - Blackmore & Sparkford Vale @ Charlton Horethorne

16/03/2019 - Quantock Staghounds @ Cothelstone

17/03/2019 - New Forest @ Larkhill

23/03/2019 - Wilton @ Milborne St Andrew

24/03/2019 - Mendip Farmers @ Ston Easton

30/03/2019 - Avon Vale @ Larkhill

31/03/2019 - Cotley Harriers @ Cotley

22/04/2019 - Taunton Vale @ Kingston St Mary

Calendar

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