The Official Point-to-Point Website for the Wessex Area
08-06-2019 09:10:58 in General by Admin
It is with great sadness that we have been informed of the passing of Richard after a long illness. He was a life long supporter of point to pointing. Our thoughts and condolences are with the family. The Funeral will be held at St John's Church Seaborough (with a marquee at Seaborough Manor) on Monday 24th June 2.30pm. Postcode DT8 3QY

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28-04-2019 07:25:59 in General by Admin
Britain’s record score for wins in the sport of point-to-pointing has been broken today (Saturday by Will Biddick. He needed two successes to beat the 414 winners achieved by Shropshire’s Richard Burton until his retirement in 2011. Biddick, 32, who lives in Somerset, rode at the Devon meeting of Upcott Cross and notched two victories on Crown of Thorns and Kernel Victor. Kernel Victo...

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25-04-2019 18:40:37 in General by Admin
Online purchasing is now available please use the Blue Button above to to purchase   Tickets £42.50 each to include 3 course dinner and entertainment

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24-04-2019 18:38:36 in General by Admin
Wessex Area Point to Point award their “Moment of the Month” for March 2019 to Paul Govier for his heroic win on his own Redmond Hall at the Quantock Staghounds point to point at Cothelstone on Saturday 16th March. The award is kindly sponsored by Tanners Wines of Shrewsbury and a bottle of their champagne was presented to Paul.  There is a saying that Life begins at Forty but fo...

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09-04-2019 08:49:47 in General by Admin
The Wessex Area Awards dinner anddance will again be held at Woodlands Castle Taunton on Saturday 6th July More details to follow but keep the date free  

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01-04-2019 19:13:41 in General by Admin
THE SEAVINGTON HUNT            SUNDAY 14TH APRIL PAGE 252 7TH RACE - 5.30pm The PPORA Club Members CONDITIONS Race for Novice Riders, 12st Safety Factor 18 The riders of the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novices Riders Championship; the riders of the first four horses past the post are eligible f...

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03-03-2019 12:10:13 in General by Admin
Josh Cameron will remember the Countryside Alliance meeting with fondness as he recorded his first riding success in the Novice Riders race aboard Little Billy Boy trained by Annie Bacon for owner Lynne Hunt. Josh, 31, started his career in 2015 and has ridden in over 40 races before securing that elusive first winner, and for this he is the winner of the February Moment of the Month. He was pres...

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03-02-2019 21:16:46 in General by Admin
Q Introduction – Where did you grow up and when did you first sit on a pony (if you did)?  A  I grew up in a small village called Glanworth in county Cork. I didn’t have any interest in horses until I was 13 as my brother had been riding for a few years before I got the urge to take an interest. We started riding at a place called Ballykenly stud not too far from our ...

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15-01-2019 19:03:55 in General by Admin
Woolley & Wallis is delighted to be the main sponsor of the Wilton Point to Point, to be held at Milborne St Andrew on Saturday 23rd March. A fantastic day out for the whole family, starting with a Shetland Dash followed by an action packed race card and much much more. The day comprises six races, with the first race being a flat race followed by five races over fences. The highlight of the ...

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16-12-2018 11:55:03 in General by Admin
  Introduction – Where did you grow up and when did you first sit on a pony?   I grew up 2km outside of a small town called Kanturk in County Cork. I didn't start riding until I was 15 and got hooked instantly to the game when my cousin took me to a local trainer’s yard called Michael Winters where I started out learning to trot up the road on a pointing mare called Theatr...

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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