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

Next meeting Sunday 11th April @ Cothelstone

Meeting will have live streaming

Going Good/Good to firm  will water if necessary to maintain (6/4)

Followed by

Sunday 25th April @ Larkhill



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Latest News

Exeter / Friday 16 April 2021 Totnes and Bridgetown Races Co Ltd Intermediate Hunters' Chase (Class 6) Weights published on April 11th | Declarations to run must be made by April 14th | TO CLOSE BY NOON ON APRIL 10TH for five yrs old and ...
There will be a telephone betting service available with Rich Pittard Customers can deposit funds into a PayPal account up to one hour before racing(please tick business account if asked and I will cover the fees) Minimum bet will ...
The annual Quantock Point to Point run at Cothelstone was one of the last meetings to be held before Covid forced the season to be cut short this time last year.  Normally held in mid-March, the fixture has moved to this Sunday and has attracted...
Streaming and payment link <>   Price £9.99  ...



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Pony Racing


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Latest Events

10/4/2021 - Quantock @ Cothelstone

25/4/2021 - Larkhill

8/5/2021 - Minehead Harriers & West Somerset @ Holnicote

12/5/2021 - Weston & Banwell Harriers @ Cothelstone

30/5/2021 - West Somerset Vale @ Cothelstone


Browse the latest dates for fixtures in the Wessex area.

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