THE DAY'S RACING

More details about racing on the day

PONY RACING

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THE PINEWOOD SCHOOL 1ST PONY RACE | 12:30pm

For 138cm Ponies and Under, to be ridden by 'jockeys' 9-11 years
Sponsored by Pinewood School, Bourton
Cup and Prizes presented by Mr Neal Bailey of Pinewood School
Memento to the winner, kindly donated by Deacons of Swindon
Best Turned Out Pony – prize kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser
A Memento to the first Old Berks Pony Club Member past the post – kindly donated by Henry & Louise Allenby

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THE PINEWOOD SCHOOL 2ND PONY RACE | 12:50pm

For 148cm Ponies and Under, to be ridden by 'jockeys' 12-15 years
Sponsored by Pinewood School, Bourton
Cup and Prizes presented by Mr Neal Bailey of Pinewood School
Memento to the winner, kindly donated by Deacons of Swindon
Best Turned Out Pony – prize kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser

MAIN RACING

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1ST RACE | 2:00 pm

The Allsopp Memorial Old Berkshire HUNT MEMBERS, SUBSCRIBERS & FARMERS Race, 12st

Safety Factor 18

For THE LADIES OF THE HUNT CHALLENGE CUP. donated by the late Lt Col A. W. Parsons, for the first horse past the post owned by a Subscriber: THE TOWN AND TRADE Of FARINGDON CHALLENGE CUP. for the first horse past the post owned by a Farmer of the Old Berkshire country. Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider.

PRIZE MONEY

1st £275, 2nd £130, 3rd £95
A Memento to the winning Owner and Rider presented by a Member of the Allsopp Family
Prize for the Best Turned Out Horse kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

To be ridden by Members, Subscribers or Farmers of Old Berkshire Hunt. Riders must provide written
proof that they are ellglble to ride In this race if they do not hold an RQC signed by the Old Berks. The
race will Include a Heavyweight Section (13st 11lbs no penalties)

PENALTIES

A winner on or since 1st October 2021 in an eligible Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted), or of a Mens, Ladles or Mixed Open Point-to-Polnt. to carry 7lbs extra. Penalties are not cumulative

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2ND RACE | 2:35pm

The Bear at Wantage (Arkells Brewery) PPORA Club Members CONDITIONS Race (Level 1 ), for Veteran and Novice Riders, 12st

Safety Factor 18

For the GEORGE COLLIER CHALLENGE CUP and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider

PRIZE MONEY

1st £275, 2nd £130, 3rd £95
A Memento to the winning Owner and Rider presented by Mr Alex Arkell of Arkells Brewery
Prize for the Best Turned Out Horse kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

For horses which are owned and ridden by current members of the PPORA; Owners and 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 www.ppora.co.uk. For riders who are either (i} aged 40 years or over at declaration, or (ii) who, up to 1st October 2021, have won not more than five races under the Rules of any
recognised Racing Authority (Including Point-to-Points);

PENALTIES

For eoch win on or since 1st October 2021 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 race at the same Level or higher (to include Confined, Club Association, Service or Society Point-to-Point races) in this period lo carry 3lb extra. Maximum penalty to be carried is 10lb. Penalties are cumulative.

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3RD RACE | 3:10pm

The Grundon Sand & Gravel MIXED OPEN Race, 11 st 7lb

Safety Factor 18

For THE LOCKINGE CHALLENGE CUP and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider

PRIZE MONEY

1st £500, 2nd £350, 3rd £150
A Memento to the winning Owner and Rider presented by Mr Andy Bright of Grundon Sand & Gravel
Prize for the Best Turned Out Horse kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser

ALLOWANCES

Riders who, prior to the Thursday before the date of this Point-to-Point Steeplechase, have not ridden more than 5 winners under the Rules of Racing or the Rules of a recognised Racing Authority. Point-to-Point Steeplechases or Arabian Horse Races: 5lb

PENALTIES

Penalties apply for wins on or since 1st October 2021 in an eligible Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) or in a Mens, Ladles or Mixed Open Point-to-Point; for one such win 3lb extra: for two such wins 5lb; for three or more such wins 7lb; maximum total penalty to be carried is 7lb.

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4TH RACE | 3:45pm

The Cornbury Festival RESTRICTED Race, 2m about 5f, 12st

Safety Factor 16

For THE ROSEY BROOK CHALLENGE CUP and Mementoes lo the winning Owner and Rider

PRIZE MONEY

1st £275, 2nd £130, 3rd £95
A Memento to the winning Owner and Rider presented by Mrs Caroline Mortimer of The Cornbury Festival
Prize for the Best Turned Out Horse kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

For horses to be run over approximately two miles and flve furlongs.

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5TH RACE | 4:20pm

Savills PPORA Club Members CONDITIONS Race (Level 1), 12st

Safety Factor 18

For THE SILVER MEASURE CHALLENGE CUP and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider

PRIZE MONEY

1st £275, 2nd £130, 3rd £95
A Memento to the winning Owner and Rider presented by a Representative of Savills
Prize for the Best Turned Out Horse kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

For horses which on or since 1st October 2021 have not won any race under the rules of any recognised Racing Authority; nor any Point-to-Points in this period (Hunt members, Maidens and Restricted Races excepted), which are owned and ridden by current members of the PPORA; Owners and Riders must be an eligible member of the PPORA by declaration of the horse. For information on how to satisfy those Conditions, please refer to www.ppora.co.uk

PENALTIES

None

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6TH RACE | 4:55pm

The Charles Russell Speechlys MAIDEN Race, 12st

Safety Factor 16

For THE OWEN WILLIAMS CHALLENGE CUP and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider

PRIZE MONEY

1st £275, 2nd £130. 3rd £95
A Memento to the winning Owner and Rider presented by a Representative of Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
Prize for the Best Turned Out Horse kindly donated by Mr Erik Penser

ENTERING A RACE

 

RECEIVER OF ENTRIES: The Point-to-Point Racing Company LTD

TELEPHONE: 01933 304795 (with credit/debit card or Weatherbys Account payment)

ONLINE: www.pointtopointentries.co.uk

ENTRIES CLOSE AT 12:30PM ON MONDAY 11th APRIL 2022
HUNTER CERTIFICATE DEADLINE: 12:00 NOON ON THURSDAY 7th APRIL 2022
ENTRY FEES: £45 for a single race, £30 per additional race for same horse

SECRETARY: Lucy Cowen

secretary@obhpointtopoint.co.uk

FURTHER INFORMATION

BEST TURNED OUT: A prize will be given to the Groom of the best-turned-out horse in each race 
THE MATT MURPHY TROPHY will be presented for the best OBH ride of the day 
A MAGNUM OF CHAMPAGNE will be presented to any Owner with two or more horses declared (to be claimed on the day)

THE COURSE WILL BE WATERED AND AGRIVATED AS NECESSARY