The Woodland Pytchley Hunt – Easter Saturday 20th April

ENTRIES SECRETARY: Lucy Wheeler, Commons Farm, Braybrooke, Market Harborough, Leics LE16 8HA Mob: 07813 969202; email: lucywheeler1@live.co.uk, OR enter ONLINE at: www.pointtopointentries.co.uk up to 12.30pm on Monday 15th April.

Online entry fees £40/£20 SECRETARY: Carol Elderton, 3 Adelphi Row, Glooston, Leicestershire LE16 7ST Mob: 07710 323455; email: carolelderton@gmail.com

ENTRIES CLOSE Sunday 14th April, 8pm Hunter Cert registration deadline: Friday 12th April, 12noon. ENTRY FEES £40 for a single race, £20 per additional race same horse (see Entry Conditions)

1ST RACE – 2.00pm The Woodland Pytchley and Fernie HUNTS MEMBERS, SUBSCRIBERS & FARMERS Race, 12st Safety Factor 20 For the CHARLES FOWLER CHALLENGE TROPHY to the Owner of the first Woodland Pytchley-owned and hunted horse to pass the post, and the FERNIE ROSE BOWL to the Owner of the first Fernie-owned and hunted horse past the post, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider; the FRANK STOPS MEMORIAL CHALLENGE CUP to the first horse past the post owned or ridden by a bona fide Farmer of the Fernie Hunt. PRIZE MONEY 1st £165, 2nd £85, 3rd £50 PENALTIES For each win on or since 31st May 2016 in a Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) 7lb extra; for each win since 1st July 2016 in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point 5lb extra, and for each win in a Confined or Club Members Point-to-Point in this period 3lb extra.
Penalties are cumulative.

2ND RACE – 2.35pm The four, five and six-year-olds Open MAIDEN Race, 2m about 4f, 12st Safety Factor 16 For the CHRISTOPHER THURSFIELD MEMORIAL TROPHY, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £165, 2nd £85, 3rd £50.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS For maidens aged four, five or six years only; to be run over approximately two-and-a-half miles.

3RD RACE – 3.10pm The LADIES OPEN Race, 2m about 4f, 11st Safety Factor 16 The winning horse will qualify for the Timico Mixed Open Final, Cheltenham, Friday 3rd May; the first two past the post will qualify for the Skinner’s Ladies Open Final, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 31st May For the KENNARD CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £220, 2nd £120, 3rd £60.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS To be run over approximately two-and-a-half miles ALLOWANCES Riders who, prior to the Thursday before the date of this Point-to-Point Steeple Chase, have not ridden more than 5 winners under the Rules of Racing or the Rules of a recognised Racing Authority, Point-to-Point Steeple Chases or Arabian Horse Races 5lb PENALTIES For each win on or since 10th June 2018 in a Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted), or on or since 1st July 2018 in a Ladies, Mens or Mixed Open Point-to-Point, 4lb extra; maximum penalty to be carried is 12lb.
Penalties are cumulative.

4TH RACE – 3.45pm The MENS OPEN Race, 12st5lb Safety Factor 20 For the E.W. HUDSON MEMORIAL TROPHY, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £220, 2nd £120, 3rd £60 ALLOWANCES Riders who, prior to the Thursday before the date of this Point-to-Point Steeple Chase, have not ridden more than 5 winners under the Rules of Racing or the Rules of a recognised Racing Authority, Point-to-Point Steeple Chases or Arabian Horse Races 5lb PENALTIES For each win on or since 10th June 2018 in a Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted), or on or since 1st July 2018 in a Ladies, Mens or Mixed Open Point-to-Point, 4lb extra; maximum penalty to be carried is 12lb.
Penalties are cumulative.

5TH RACE – 4.20pm The PPORA Club Members CONDITIONS Race for Novice Riders, 12st Safety Factor 20 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 for the £1000 PPORA Novice Riders’ Final, Grafton, Edgcote, Sunday 19th May; the first four riders past the post will score points for the PPORA Club Members’ Races Awards For the ASHPOLES SALVER, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £165, 2nd £85, 3rd £50.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS For horses owned and ridden by current members of the PPORA; for riders who, up to and including 17th November 2018, have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (including Point-to-Points); Owners must be an eligible member of the PPORA by close of entries; Riders must be an eligible member of the PPORA by declaration of the horse. For information on how to satisfy these conditions, please refer to rules. PENALTIES A winner on or since 27th November 2016 of two races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included, Maiden and Hunt Members races excepted) to carry 3lb extra; of three or more such races, 5lb extra.
Penalties are not cumulative.

6TH RACE – 4.55pm The RESTRICTED Race, 12st Safety Factor 16 For the GEORGE SINGLEHURST MEMORIAL SALVER, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £165, 2nd £85, 3rd £50

7TH RACE – 5.30pm The Open MAIDEN Race, 12st Safety Factor 16 For a CHALLENGE TROPHY, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider PRIZE MONEY 1st £165, 2nd £85, 3rd £50.

Best-Turned-Out
A prize will be given to the Groom of the best-turned-out horse in each race to the value of £25

Trade Stand Enquiries
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Points for the MORRISON CUP Dingley Leading Rider Award can be earned by the Riders of the horses officially placed first, second and third in all races at this meeting.