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Larkhill Racecourse

Location

Description

Directions

The course is situated 2 miles north west of Amesbury and 10 miles north of Salisbury, near the A303, A345 and A360. If travelling from the west, proceed along the A303. After Winterbourne Stoke, turn left onto the A360. Proceed for ½ mile and at the next crossroads, go straight over onto the B3086. At the next junction, turn right and the entrance to the course will be found on the left after a further ½ mile. If travelling from the east, turn right off the A303 at Amesbury onto the A345. At the next roundabout, turn left into Larkhill and follow the signs to the course.

Description

A well established and popular galloping track set on Salisbury Plain. Excellent viewing and facilities. Access is along a long gravel trackway and the changing rooms in a two storey building known as the Queen’s Building. Races held over three miles comprise of 1 1/3 circuits. The fences are well built and comprise of portable fences.

Technical Information

Right Handed. 13 fences (2 open ditches) 4 mile races: 22 jumps (4 open ditches) 3 mile races: 18 jumps (3 open ditches) 2½ mile races: 15 jumps (2 open ditches)

Established 1947

Clerk of the Course Roly Rolycord (07788 371204)

Website: www.larkhillracing.co.uk

 

Photos courtesy of Tim Holt

Meetings

Sunday 28th November 2021 - Hursley Hambledon

Sunday 19th December 2021 - Avon Vale

Sunday 2nd January 2022 - Larkhill Racing Club

Saturday 22nd January 2022 - Royal Artillery

Sunday 6th February 2022 - Combined Services

Sunday  27th February 2022 - South & West Wilts

Sunday 27th March 2022 - New Forest

 

Preview on the Fixtures page