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.

E ticketing may be available for the meetings please click the blue button to see what is available

Previews, Reports and Results from each Fixture can be found in the Fixtures Section and then click on the meeting.

Preview on the Fixtures page

Wessex second fixture of the season will be:

Hursley Hambledon @ Larkhill

Sunday 28th November

First race 12.00

Early Bird E Tickets available (Click Blue Button below)

 

 

Events & Tickets

Latest News

The organisers are offering multiple ways of paying for their tickets. E ticketing is available via the blue button to the right on the home page They will also be accepting cash on the gate £10pp  and one lane will be able to take card ...
28-10-2021
Following the successful open day the organisers have possted some Drone fottage shot during the day.  https://www.facebook.com/100009569446420/videos/185980196925978/ They look forward to seeing you on 1st May 2022...
22-10-2021
Portman Races at Badbury Rings starts the Wessex season on Sunday 7th November. E tickets are available via the Blue button on the home page...
15-10-2021
The Devon & Somerset Staghounds are holding an Open Day at their new point-to-point course at South Hill, Dulverton on Sunday, October 17.   The course at South Hill, which is two miles north of Dulverton on the B3223 (TA22 9PT),...
30-09-2021

Championships

 

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Courses

 

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Pony Racing

 

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Latest Events

7/11/21 - Portman Hunt @ Badbury Rings

28/11/21 - Hursley Hambledon @ Larkhill

19/11/21 - Avon Vale @ Larkhill

2/1/22 - Larkhill Racing Club @ Larkhill

22/1/22 - RA @ Larkhill

30/1/22 - South Dorset @ Milborne st Andrew

6/2/22 - Combined Services @ Larkhill

27/2/22 - South & West Wilts @ Larkhill

6/3/22 - Blackmore & Sparkford Vale @ Charlton Horethorne

20/2/22 - Country Alliance Club @ Badbury Rings

Calendar

Browse the latest dates for fixtures in the Wessex area.

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