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Wednesday, 13th Nov 2019

Cotswold Vale Farmers

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All the information you require regarding the COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS MEETING AT MAISEMORE PARK ON SUNDAY 11TH APRIL 2020

PREVIOUS VENUES USED FOR THIS MEETING

COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS
No Point-to-Point meetings identified before 1947

1947 – 1949            Brockworth Court
1950                          Apperley (Flooding). Re-arranged later at Bushley Park
1950 – 1957            Bushley Park
1958                          Churcham
1959 – 1966            Bushley Park
1967 – 1992             Andoversford
1993 – 2007             Maisemore Park
2008 – 2018             Andoversford
2019                          Maisemore Park

(The information above would not have been possible without the extensive research carried out by Michael Kutapen and published on Jumping for Fun. The information has been reproduced in a different format for each meeting)

PLEASE NOTE THAT WITH THE EXCEPTION OF RACE ONE AND TWO THE COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS MEETING IS RUN ENTIRELY FOR NOVICE RIDERS AND/OR VETERAN AND NOVICE RIDERS

COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS
Supported by the PPORA
EASTER SATURDAY 11TH APRIL 2020
MAISEMORE PARK


DIRECTIONS – NR A417, 3 MILES NW OF GLOUCESTER
POSTCODE FOR SAT NAV – GL2 8HX

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SECRETARY
JASON WARNER
ONGERS FARM
BROOKTHORPE
GLOS
GL4 OUT
TEL: – 01452 813344
MOBILE: – 07966 099359

CLERK OF THE COURSE
D MORGAN
TEL: – 01242 870261

ENTRIES CLOSE
MONDAY 6th APRIL @ 12-30 PM

ENTRY FEES
£40 FOR A SINGLE RACE
£20 PER ADDITIONAL RACE SAME HORSE
FREE RACECARD PER HORSE DECLARED
(see Entry Conditions page 148 of Planner)

FIRST RACE (2-00 PM) – JOINT COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS & ROSS HARRIERS MEMBERS, SUBSCRIBERS & FARMERS
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £160/2ND – £60/3RD – £30
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses with a current Hunters Certificate (which need not be registered) issued by the Cotswold Vale Farmers and Ross Harriers Hunt; to be ridden by those qualified to enter, their spouses or children, one day caps or serving members of HM Forces.
PENALTIES
A winner on or since 1st October 2018 of a Steeple Chase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) to carry 7lb extra
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

SECOND RACE (2-35 PM) – OPEN MAIDEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £160/2ND – £60/3RD – £30
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 5-year-olds and mares

THIRD RACE (3-10 PM) – PPORA CLUB MEMBERS CONDITIONS FOR NOVICE RIDERS
The riders of the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novice Riders Championship
The riders of the first four horses past the post are eligible for the £1,000 PPORA Novice Riders Final, Grafton, Edgcote, Sunday 17th  May, the first four horses and riders past the post will score points for the PPORA Members Races Awards
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses that are owned and ridden by current members of the P.P.O.R.A.; for riders who up to and including 16th November 2019 have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognized racing Authority (Point-to-Points included). Owners must be eligible members of the PPORA by close of entries. Riders must be eligible members of the PPORA by declaration of the horse.
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £160/2ND – £60/3RD – £30
WEIGHTS – 12 stone.
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
PENALTIES
A winner on or since 1st October 2018 of two races under the Rules of any recognized Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included Maiden and Hunt Members excepted) to carry 3lb extra, of three or more such races 5lb extra
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

FOURTH RACE (3-45 PM) – LADIES OPEN (VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS)
The first two past the post will qualify for the Skinners Ladies Open Point-to-Point Final, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 29th May
Any novice riders in the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novice Riders Championship

The winning horse will qualify for the Mixed Open Final Cheltenham Friday 1st May
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For riders who are either (i) aged 40 years or over at declaration or (ii) up to and including prior to 16th November 2019 have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognised racing Authority (Point-to-Points included)
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
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £125/3RD – £75
WEIGHTS – 11 stone
Nationally agree allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
PENALTIES
For a win on or since 1st October 2019 of a eligible Steeplechase or Hurdle Race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) or in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point races to carry 3 lb extra, for two such wins 5 lb, for three or more such wins 7 lb. Maximum penalty to be carried 7 lb.

FIFTH RACE (4-20 PM) – MENS OPEN (VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS)
Any Novice Riders of the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novice Riders Championship
The first two past the post will qualify for the Mixed Open Final, Cheltenham, Friday 1st May
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For riders who are either (i) Aged 40 years or over at declarations or (ii) up to and including 16th November 2019 have not won more than five races under the Rules of any recognised racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted)
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £125/3RD – £75
WEIGHTS – 12 stone 5lb
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 -year-olds, mares & fillies
PENALTIES
None
ALLOWANCES
Riders who, prior to the Thursday before the date of the Point-to-Point steeplechases have not ridden more than 5 winners under the Rules of Racing or the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority, Point-to-Point Steeplechases or Arabian Horse Racing 5lb

SIXTH RACE (4-55 PM) – EIGHT YEAR OLDS & OVER CONDITIONS RACE FOR VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS
Any Novice Rider of the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novice Riders Championship
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £160/2ND – £60/3RD – £30
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses aged 8 years and over only, which on or since 1st October 2018 have not won a race under the Rules of any recognised racing Authority (Point-to-Points included, Hunt Members excepted), for rider who are either (i) Aged 40 years or over at declarations or (ii) Up to and including 16th November 2019 have not won more than five races under the Rules of any recognised Turf Authority (Point-to-Points excepted)
WEIGHTS – Nationally agreed allowances for mares
PENALTIES
None

SAFETY FACTOR
16 for race 2
18 for remainder of the races

FOR INFORMATION ONLY
THE “POINT-TO-POINT & HUNTER CHASE PLANNER 2019/20”

PROVIDES ALL THE RELEVANT INFORMATION REGARDING THIS MEETING

PLEASE NOTE THAT WITH THE EXCEPTION OF RACE ONE AND TWO THIS MEETING IS RUN ENTIRELY FOR VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS

 

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