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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 Mrs Suzie Vickery (Tel: 01980 655445/07971 207153)

Website: www.larkhillracing.co.uk

 

Photos courtesy of Tim Holt

Meetings

Sunday 2nd December - Hursley Hambledon

Sunday 6th January 2019 - Larkhill Racing Club

Saturday 26th January 2019 - Royal Artillery

Sunday 17th February 2019 - Combined Services

Sunday 17th March 2019 - New Forest

Saturday 30th March 2019 - Avon Vale

Saturday 20th April 2019 - South & West Wilts

That's it for the season 22 meeting and only one lost because of equine flu.

Thank you for your help and support this year

The Awards Dinner is on Saturday 6th July (see news for more info)

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