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

Larkhill Racing Club @ Larkhill

Sunday 5th Jan 2020

First race 11.30am

Entry £10pp under 16's free

For more infrmation please the Secretary 07789 544498

Events & Tickets

Latest News

The fourth renewal of the Barbury International Racing Club fixture meeting at picturesque Barbury Racecourse, situated high on the Marlborough Downs, again draws together horses and riders from the UK and Ireland on a UK point-to-point course. The f...
11-12-2019
Harriet Brown Point to Point Trainer
Photo courtesy of Tim Holt Harriet will be starting her new point to point campaign without two of the stalwarts of her team from last season. Based at Mappowder Court north of Dorchester she hopes to have eight horses to run in point to points whic...
24-11-2019
Larkhill Entrances 2019/20 Season
Message from the Organising Committees The tracks approaching the racecourse are not usable from the western side.   Instead, please use the main track leading off the A345. To get there – please pass the normal western entrance and ca...
21-11-2019
 Robert Hawker – Point to Point Trainer
The expanding family training operation based at Rode Farm, Rode near Frome run by Richard and Sarah Hawker supported by their son Robert and daughter Charlotte has both National Hunt horses and the point to pointers which will be looked after by Rob...
18-11-2019

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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