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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 1st December 2019 - Hursley Hambledon

Sunday 5th January 2020 - Larkhill Racing Club

Saturday 18th January 2020 - Royal Artillery

Sunday 16th February 2020 - Combined Services

Sunday 15th March 2020 - New Forest

Saturday 28th March 2020 - Avon Vale

Saturday 11th April 2020 - South & West Wilts

Preview on the Fixtures page

Larkhill Racing Club @ Larkhill

Sunday 5th Jan 2020

First race 11.30am

Entry £10pp under 16's free

For more infrmation please the Secretary 07789 544498