The Official Point-to-Point Website for the Wessex Area

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The Wessex Area (known as The Taunton Area until 1997) covers Point-to-Point meetings held in Wiltshire, Dorset and Somerset , and is one of the largest and busiest of the sport's 11 nationwide geographical divisions. 

It is contested by amateurs but this is a big sport. In a season lasting nine 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.

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Area Awards Dinner and Dance

Saturday 6th July

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Latest News

Rupert Wilks receiving a bottle of Tanners champagne for his first ever win on Beyond Redemption at the Quantock meeting on March 11th. It was a very emotional win for Rupert who was friends with Keagan Kirkby and he dedicated this win to his memor...
Clerk of the Course reports:  Although the course has been drying out the last couple of days, due to weather forcast this evening a precautionary inspection with CoC and BHA inspector will be held at Cothelstone 7am tomorrow morning. Currently...
Tickets are now available for this year's Awards Evening at the Holiday Inn, Taunton.  Click on the blue button on the home page and it will take you to the portal to purchase tickets. Special discounted room rate for the event are available ...
Due to the ongoing issues with the English weather and fixtures being unable to run an extra race has ben added to the Cattistock card Maiden for 4/5 year olds over 2 miles 4 furlongs Full details can be found on the national website and via the en...



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