The Fernie Hunt Meeting – Sunday 5th May

ENTRIES SECRETARY: Susie Hurst Eyebrook Lodge, East Norton, Leics LE7 9XD Tel: 0116 259 8350; email: fernieentries@dingleyraces.co.uk

OR enter ONLINE at: www.pointtopointentries.co.uk up to 12.30pm on Monday 29th April. Online entry fees £40/£20 SECRETARY: Mrs M. Wallace Fishponds Farm, Stoke Albany, Market Harborough LE16 8PZ Tel: 01858 535250; Mob: 07831 816640; email: fishpond1@btconnect.com

ENTRIES CLOSE Monday 29th April, 12noon Hunter Cert registration deadline: Friday 26th April, 12noon ENTRY FEES £40 for a single race, £20 per additional race same horse (see Entry Conditions page 112) 50% non refundable in the event of cancellation

1ST RACE – 2.00pm The PPORA Club Members CONDITIONS Race, 12st Safety Factor 20 For the GUY MORRISON CHALLENGE TROPHY, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45 + £70 to the Winner of the Fernie Rose Bowl.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS For horses owned and ridden by current members of the PPORA; 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 For each win on or since 31st May 2017 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 Sam Thompson Open MAIDEN Race, 2m about 4f, 12st Safety Factor 16 For the ADMIRAL HILL CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS To be run over approximately two-and-a-half miles.

3RD RACE – 3.10pm 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 Championshi; 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 GENERAL JACK MEMORIAL CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45.
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 29th November 2015 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

4TH RACE – 3.45pm The Fernie Four-Miler MIXED OPEN Race, 4m100y, 11st7lb Safety Factor 20 The first two past the post will qualify for the Skinner’s Ladies Open Final, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 31st May For the FERNIE GOLD CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £400, 2nd £150, 3rd £100.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS THE MIDLANDS AREA FEATURE RACE; The British Horseracing Authority has modified Regulation 75 for the purposes of this race; to be run over four miles and 100 yards 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 None

5TH RACE – 4.20pm The RESTRICTED Race, 12st Safety Factor 16 For the LADY ZIA WERNHER CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45

6TH RACE – 4.55pm The Jockey Club Open MAIDEN Race for Mares and Fillies only, 11st7lb Safety Factor 16 The first three past the post will score points for the Jockey Club Mares Maiden Series For the HARDING TROPHY and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS For maiden Mares and Fillies only

7TH RACE – 5.30pm The Rod Millington Open MAIDEN Race, 12st Safety Factor 16 For the HHC LEAPING HORSE TROPHY, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider. PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45

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