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.









Latest News

Anthony and Rachael Honeyball have an exciting new opportunity for an amateur rider for the 2017-2018 season with the guaranteed ride on seasoned chaser As De Fer in point-to-points. The Honeyballs are based near Beaminster in Dorset where they trai...
As you will know Abi Stock has left the PPORA and we have begun the process of recruiting a new secretary/administrator. The location of this role is flexible as we are keen to attract applicants from all Point to Point areas. Details of the role...
WESSEX AREA POINT 2 POINT AWARDS NIGHT Sponsored by Spiller horse feeds Fri 30th June 2017 TAUNTON RACECOURSE DRINK ON ARRIVAL 7.30PM FOLLOWED BY PRESENTATIONS, FOOD AND DISCO £18.00pp Numbers are limited so let us know if you are coming b...
The Racing Post reports that Jack Barber, Britian's champion point to point conditioner will train under rules this season. Barber, 25, has saddled 101 Point to Point winners during the last two seasons and has been a regular face at Wessex meetings...



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