The Official Point-to-Point Website for the Wessex Area
23-01-2022 12:43:21 in General by Admin
Clerk of the Course has confirmed that all fences are out and the ground currently is good. Course Inspector is due to visit on Tuesday when going report will be update   E ticketing avialble via the Blue Button on the Home page

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17-01-2022 13:43:43 in General by Admin
Racing Welfare of course lend their support to members of the point to point community, and as such I wanted to make you aware that RW have recently launched a Winter Fuel Grant. The grant is for those employed in or retired from the racing and thoroughbred breeding industry who are currently living on or below the Minimum Income Standard.  Further information on the eligibility criteria can ...

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04-01-2022 18:35:27 in General by Admin
Message from Daniel Cooper (Clerk of the Course) We are delighted that we are able to support grass roots racing at Wincanton and therefore have the return of three hunter chases this season. Each race £4000 total race value 3rd February 2022 - The Colin Lewis Memorial Open Hunters' SteepleChase (Class 6) 3m1f30y.   2nd March 2022 - The Dick and Sue Woodhouse Memorial Hunters' Stee...

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29-12-2021 16:03:59 in General by Admin
Early bird tickets available for the following January meetings Royal Artillery   Saturday 22nd January South Dorset     Sunday 30th January Clickthe blue button on the Home page

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28-10-2021 18:01:49 in General by Admin
The organisers are offering multiple ways of paying for their tickets. E ticketing is available via the blue button to the right on the home page They will also be accepting cash on the gate £10pp  and one lane will be able to take card payments as well. There will be a good selection of tradestands for your early Christmas shopping, and space of more if you are interesting in taking...

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22-10-2021 08:26:45 in General by Admin
Following the successful open day the organisers have possted some Drone fottage shot during the day.  https://www.facebook.com/100009569446420/videos/185980196925978/ They look forward to seeing you on 1st May 2022

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30-09-2021 18:33:17 in General by Admin
The Devon & Somerset Staghounds are holding an Open Day at their new point-to-point course at South Hill, Dulverton on Sunday, October 17.   The course at South Hill, which is two miles north of Dulverton on the B3223 (TA22 9PT), can be walked on this day from 11am – 4pm The course will be marked out and maps will be available. Walking tours will be available. Horses w...

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27-09-2021 08:20:07 in General by Admin
We are holding an open afternoon at Chilfrome, near Maiden Newton on Sunday 3rd October 12pm – 4pm The proposed layout of the course will be marked and maps will be available. Access from A356 (DT2 0EL) There will be a BBQ meal deal available. Everyone is welcome.  It would be helpful to have some idea of numbers. (contact - njatkinson10@gmail.com or helen-rees@live...

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10-09-2021 16:45:38 in General by Admin
Wessex will be hosting three fixtures before Christmas this year Portman @ Badbury Rings  Sunday 7th November  Hursley Hambledon @ Larkhill  Sunday 28th November Avon Vale @ Larkhill  Sunday 19th December   In anticipation of the commencement of the 2021 - 22 Point-to-Point season, and for you to take a look and begin to plan your campaigns, the race programm...

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01-08-2021 13:37:29 in General by Admin
We were saddened to learn of the recent death of Peter Hooper who has been a familiar face at point to points particularly in Devon and Cornwall and the west of the Wessex area. Always cheerful with a friendly welcome Peter was best known for being a most reliable and conscientious timekeeper at our meetings over many seasons whatever the weather. Working alongside the judging officials at Cothels...

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Preview on the Fixtures page

Wessex's fifth of the season will be:

South Dorset @ Milborne St Andrew

Sunday 30th January

First Race 12.15pm

E Tickets available (Click Blue Button below)

Combined Services @ Larkhill

Sunday 6th February