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Andoversford Races (Cotswold)

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Andoversford is home to the Cotswold Point-to-Point races, an enduring fixture in the Gloucestershire sporting calendar. Some of the country’s best steeplechasers have been seen at Andoversford, and we’re situated right in the middle of racing country, equidistant from the large training yards of Jonjo O’Neill, Kim Bailey, Nigel Twiston-Davies and Tom George.

Come racing at Andoversford, and you can expect to see competitive and entertaining racing, rub shoulders with friends, the rich & famous, and horsemen from all over the West Country, and enjoy a quintessentially British afternoon’s entertainment.

ANDOVERSFORD

DIRECTIONS
6 MILES EAST OF CHELTENHAM
NEAR JUNCTION OF A40 AND A436

POSTCODE (SATNAV) GL54 4LQ

DISTANCES ALL RACES ARE RUN OVER 3 MILES

DOUBTFUL WEATHER TALKING POINT 09068 44 60 61

RACE SCHEDULE AND CONDITIONS

RECEIVER OF ENTRIES
THE POINT-TO-POINT RACING CO LTD
BY TELEPHONE ON 01933 304840
WITH CREDIT/DEBIT CARD PAYMENT OR WEATHERBYS ACCOUNT PAYMENT OR ONLINE AT www.pointtopointentries.co.uk

SECRETARY

PETER MCNEILE

WOODBINE HOUSE

WINCHCOMBE

CHELTENHAM

GL54 5AN

MOBILE – 07850 091523

EMAIL – peter.mcneile@andoversfordraces.co.uk

BOX OFFICE, COMMERCIAL, HOSPITALITY & TRADESTAND ENQUIRIES
www.andoversfordraces.co.uk or 07850 091523

ENTRIES CLOSE
MONDAY 2nd APRIL @ 12-30 PM

ENTRY FEES
£40 FOR A SINGLE RACE
£25 PER ADDITIONAL RACE SAME HORSE

FREE RACECARD PER HORSE DECLARED
(See Entry Conditions page 112 of Planner)

CLERK OF THE COURSE
TONY HOWLAND – MOBILE 07857 184448

The Hunt Members race will be run in conjunction with the Cotswold Vale Farmers Hunt at that meeting on Sunday 15th April

FIRST RACE (2-00 PM) – THE TAYLOR & FLETCHER 10-YEAR-OLD & OVER CONDITIONS
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £125/3RD – £75/4TH – £25
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses aged 10 years and over
PENALTIES
A winner on or since 29th November 2015 of any Point-to-Point race (Maiden races excepted) to carry 7lb extra
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

SECOND RACE (2-35 PM) – RESTRICTED
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £450/2ND – £150/3RD – £100/4th – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies

THIRD RACE (3-10 PM) – MARTIN & CO LADIES OPEN
The riders of the first two past the post will qualify for the Skinners Ladies Open Point-to-Point Final, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 8th June. The winning horse will qualify for the Timico Mixed Open Final, Cheltenham, Friday 4th May.
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £500/2ND – £300/3RD – £150 – 4th – £50
WEIGHTS – 11 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
PENALTIES
A winner on or since 2nd June 2016 of a Steeplechase or Hurdle Race under the Rules of any recognised racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) to carry 7lb extra
A winner since 1st July 2016 of three or more Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point races to carry 7lb extra
Or of two such races to carry 4lb extra
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 Steeple Chases or Arabian Horse Races 5lb
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

FOURTH RACE (3-50 PM) – ROBERT HITCHENS GROUP WEST MIDLAND AREA FEATURE MENS OPEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £750/2ND – £500/3RD – £200/4th – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5year-olds, mares & fillies
PENALTIES
A winner on or since 2nd June 2016 of A Steeplechase or Hurdle Race under the rules of any recognised racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) to carry 7lb extra
A winner since 1st July 2016 of three or more Mens or Mixed Open Point-to-Point Races to carry 7lb extra
Or of two such races to carry 4lb extra
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 Steeple Chases or Arabian Horse Races 5lb
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

FIFTH RACE (4-25 PM) – STRATSTONE LAND ROVER CHELTENHAM INTERMEDIATE
The first two horses past the post, with the exception of four-year-olds are eligible for the £7000 3 mile 1 1/2 furlong Connolly’s Red Mills Intermediate Point-to-Point Championship Final Hunter Chase, Cheltenham, Friday 4th May
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £500/2ND – £300/3RD – £150/4th – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
PENALTIES
A winner of a Confined, Conditions or Club, Association,  Service or Society Point-to-Point race (Maiden and Restricted Races excepted) to carry 5lb extra for each such win
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

SIXTH RACE (5-00 PM) – WESTERN COMPUTER OPEN MAIDEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £125/3RD – £75/4TH – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 5-year-olds and mares

SAFETY FACTOR
MAIDEN RACE 18
ALL OTHER RACES 20

For information purposes only. Full details are available in the Point-to-Point Planner 2017/2018

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