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.

Preview on the Fixtures page

South Dorset @ Milborne st Andrew

Sunday 2nd Feb 2020

First race 12.15 pm

Entry £10pp under 16's free

For more infrmation please the Secretary 07899 871623

Side Saddle Dash over the PtP Fences before racing

Events & Tickets

Latest News

Entries for Wincanton’s first Hunter Chase next Thursday close tomorrow the 24th January....
23-01-2020
The Clerk of the Course (Graham Tory) reported that as at Thursday 23rd the going was 'good to good to soft' with a good covering of grass Entries closed Monday 27th January 12.30pm...
23-01-2020
The Norman Tory Memorial Challenge Trophy' will be awarded to the youngest jockey of the day to complete the course.  This has kindly been donated by Monica Tory and her family in memory of Norman Norman was a true sportsman who loved the count...
19-01-2020
Tom Malone has already carved out a remarkable career for himself as a bloodstock agent with 11 Cheltenham Festival winners including the Cheltenham Gold Cup with Native River amongst his purchases as well as Grand National hero, One For Arthur. But ...
13-01-2020

Championships

 

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Courses

 

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Pony Racing

 

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Latest Events

1/12/2019 - Hursley Hambledon @ Larkhill

5/1/2020 - Larkhill Racing Club @ Larkhill

18/1/2020 - Royal Artillery @ Larkhill

2/2/2020 - South Dorset @ Milborne st Andrew

16/2/2020 - Combined Services @ Larkhill

23/2/2020 - Countryside Alliance Wessex @ Badbury Rings

8/3/2020 - Blackmore & Sparkford Vale @ Charlton Horethorne

17/3/2020 - Quantock @ Cothelstone

15/3/2020 - New Forest @ Larkhill

21/3/2020 - Wilton @ Milborne St Andrew

Calendar

Browse the latest dates for fixtures in the Wessex area.

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