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.

Latest News

THE HURSLEY HAMBLEDON HUNT SUNDAY 1st DECEMBER Larkhill, Wiltshire, (5m NW of Amesbury, nr A303, A345 and A360 - SP4 8QR ) RECEIVER OF ENTRIES: The Point-to-Point Racing Company Ltd. by TELEPHONE on: 01933 304795 (with credit/debit card or Weather...
20-10-2019
We are pleased to announce that there will be a local assessment day at Pontispool to assist with Jockey training and accreditation.   Spaces are limited so please get your application in to reserve your space.   Please find links below...
07-10-2019
We are proud to announce that after 30 years Silverton have found a new venue for their point to point course back in their own country at Dunsmore, Silverton near Exeter EX54DU (will be signed off the A396). With the  new season fast approach...
14-09-2019
Britain’s record score for wins in the sport of point-to-pointing has been broken today (Saturday by Will Biddick. He needed two successes to beat the 414 winners achieved by Shropshire’s Richard Burton until his retirement in 2011. Bidd...
28-04-2019

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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