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.

All meetings are currently ticket only which must be purchased in advance (Track & Trace). This applies to all attendees including Official. Please use the ticket tab to apply

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

That's it for the 2021 season look forward to updtaing you on provisional dats for 2022 season soon

 

Events & Tickets

Latest News

Wessex will be hosting three fixtures before Christmas this year Portman @ Badbury Rings  Sunday 7th November  Hursley Hambledon @ Larkhill  Sunday 28th November Avon Vale @ Larkhill  Sunday 19th December   In antici...
10-09-2021
We are holding an open afternoon at Chilfrome, near Maiden Newton on Sunday 3rd October 12pm – 4pm The proposed layout of the course will be marked and maps will be available. Access from A356 (DT2 0EL) There will be a BBQ meal deal availab...
04-09-2021
We were saddened to learn of the recent death of Peter Hooper who has been a familiar face at point to points particularly in Devon and Cornwall and the west of the Wessex area. Always cheerful with a friendly welcome Peter was best known for being a...
01-08-2021
  It was with great sadness that we learned of the death of Richard and our sincerest condolences goes out to Spill, Michael. Andrew and Carrie and all of his grandchildren. Richard was firstly a very talented rider and became leading National ...
08-07-2021

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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