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Charlton Horethorne




The course is situated off the B3145 just to the south of the village of Charlton Horethorne, 4 miles south west of Wincanton and 5 miles north east of Sherborne.

Postcode – DT9 4LJ


A level course over pasture on downs. Long home straight. Home of the Blackmore & Sparkford Vale Point-to-Point which tends to attract large quality fields and many spectators. Races held over 2 miles 4 furlongs to three miles comprise of 2 ¼ circuits. The fences are well built and comprise of portable fences.

Technical Information

The course has been revised this year and will no longer have the track crossings

Left Handed. 7 fences (1 open ditch)

3 mile races: 18 jumps (2 open ditches)

Established 1995


Photos courtesy of Tim Holt


Sunday 10th March 2019 - Blackmore & Sparkford Vale

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)

Tickets can be purchased online via the blue button below