The Fernie Hunt Point-to-Point on Sunday 3rd 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 27th April. Online entry fees £48/£26 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 27th April, 12noon Hunter Cert registration deadline: Friday 24th April, 12noon ENTRY FEES £44 for a single race, £22 per additional race same horse (see Entry Conditions page 148) 50% non refundable in the event of cancellation

1ST RACE – 2.00pm
The PPORA Club Members CONDITIONS Race, 12st Safety Factor 20 Any Novice riders in the first four past the post are eligible for the £1000 PPORA Novice Riders’ Championship Final, Grafton, Edgcote, Sunday 17th May; the first four horses and riders past the post score points in the PPORA Members’ Awards For the GUY MORRISON CHALLENGE TROPHY, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider
PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45 SPECIAL CONDITIONS For horses which are 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 pages 32-37. PENALTIES For each win on or since 1st October 2018 in a Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) to carry 7lb extra, for each win in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point in this period to carry 5lb extra, and for each win in a Conditions, Club or Confined race in this period to carry 3lb extra. Maximum penalty to be carried is 10lb. Penalties are cumulative

2ND RACE – 2.35pm
The Novice Rider CONDITIONS Race, 12st Safety Factor 20 The Riders of the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novices Riders Championship 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 riders who, up to and including 16th November 2019, have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included) PENALTIES A winner on or since 1st October 2018 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

3RD RACE – 3.10pm
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 29th 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

4TH RACE – 3.45pm
The RESTRICTED Race, 12st Safety Factor 16 The first two past the post will qualify for the Restricted Point-to-Point Novices’ Hunters’ Steeplechase, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 29th May For the LADY ZIA WERNHER CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider
PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45

5TH RACE – 4.20pm
The nine-year-olds and over CONDITIONS Race, 12st Safety Factor 20 Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider
PRIZE MONEY 1st £170, 2nd £85, 3rd £45 SPECIAL CONDITIONS For horses aged nine years or over only, which on or since 1st October 2018 have not won any race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included, Hunt Members, Maiden and Restricted races excepted) PENALTIES None

6TH RACE – 4.55pm
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