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Duke of Beaufort

All the information regarding the Duke of Beaufort Point-to-Point at Didmarton on Saturday 7th March 2020 is available on this page

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PREVIOUS VENUES USED FOR THIS MEETING

DUKE OF BEAUFORT
No Point-to-Point meetings identified before 1908

1908                       Grittenham
1909                       Corton Farm, Hilmarton
1910                       Didmarton (1)
1911 – 1912          Easton Grey
1913                       Alderton
1914                       Dauntsey Vale
                                 World War I
1920 – 1921         Toll Down Hinton
1922                       Bushton
1923                       Larkhill, Tetbury
1924                       Lower Stanton
1925                       Codrington
1926                       Hazelton, Tetbury
1927                       Lower Stanton
1928                       Hazelton, Tetbury
1929                       Lowesmoor Farm Cherington
1930 – 1939         Leighterton
                                 World War II
1946                       Lordswood, Sherston
1947 – 2019         Oldbury on the Hill (Didmarton – 2)
(1) & (2) – Same locations – different venues

(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)

DUKE OF BEAUFORT
SATURDAY 7TH MARCH 2020
FIRST RACE: – 12-30 P.M.

DIDMARTON
DIRECTIONS – Adjacent to A433 6 miles S.W. of TETBURY
POSTCODE (SATNAV) – GL9 1EA

ENTRIES AND JOINT SECRETARY
MRS CAROL Y CLIFT
EBBDOWN FARM
NORTH WRAXALL
CHIPPENHAM
WILTS
SN14 7AT
TEL: – 01225 891293
MOBILE: – 07974 396766
Email: carolclift@gmail.com

(Email entries accepted by using the entry form on www.pointingwm.co.uk
OR
Enter ON-LINE at www.pointtopointentries.co.uk

JOINT SECRETARY
MR JONATHAN BURY
6 OLD DOWN ROAD
BADMINTON
SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE
GL9 1EU
TEL. NO: – 07798 900829
Email: – jonathan.bury@badmintonestate.com

CLERK OF THE COURSE
JOHN C TUCK
TEL: – 01454 238236
MOBILE: – 07971 789069

ENTRIES CLOSE
MONDAY 2nd March @ 12-30 pm

ENTRY FEES
£45 FOR A SINGLE RACE
£30 PER ADDITIONAL RACE SAME HORSE
(EXCEPT HUNT MEMBERS RACE £30).

E-TICKET PASSES WILL ONLY BE SENT TO OWNERS ON SETTLING ENTRY FEES BY CLOSING TIME AND PROVIDING EMAIL DETAILS
To pay by BACS: Sort Code 52-21-32 Acc: 13259717 Quote Ref – Name of horse(s)

FREE RACECARD PER HORSE DECLARED
(see Entry Conditions page 148 of Planner)

SPECIAL CONDITIONS – FOR ALL RACES THE BHA HAS MODIFIED REGULATION 119 FOR THE PURPOSES OF THIS RACE, THE BEAUFORT HUNT COMMITTEE SHALL NOT ACCEPT DECLARATIONS FOR HORSES TO WEAR BLINKERS

FIRST RACE – 12-30 PM MEMBERS, SUBSCRIBERS & FARMERS
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £250/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone 5lb.
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year-olds, mares & fillies
PENALTIES
A winner on or since 1st October 2018 of a race under the rules of any recognised racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) or of a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point race in this period to carry 7lb extra. Includes Heavyweight Section 13st 11lb – no penalties
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

SECOND RACE – 1-15 PM INTERMEDIATE
The first three horses past the post with the exception of four-year-olds are eligible for the Intermediate Final, Cheltenham Friday 1st May
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £250/2ND – £100/3RD – £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. Maximum Penalty to be carried is 10 lb
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

THIRD RACE – 1-50 PM PPORA CLUB MEMBERS CONDITIONS
Any Novice Riders in the first four past the post are eligible for the £1000 PPORA Novice Riders Final, Grafton, Edgcote, Sunday 17th May, the first four horses and riders past the post score points in the PPORA Members Awards
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £500/2ND – £150/3RD – £100
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year olds, mares and fillies
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses owned by current members of the PPORA 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 horse.
PENALTIES
NONE

FOURTH RACE – 2-25 PM CONDITIONS RACE FOR NOVICE RIDERS
The riders of the first three horses past the post will score Points for the Harley Racing National Novice Riders Championship
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £250/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone.
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses which on or since 1st October 2019 have not won any race under the rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included, Hunt Members races excepted). For riders who up to and including 16th Novembere 2019 have not won more than five races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included).
PENALTIES
For each win on or since 1st October 2019 in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point to carry 5 lb 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 10 lb
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

FIFTH RACE – 3-00 PM THE ORIENTAL CLUB OWNER/TRAINER CONDITONS
Any horse passing the post will be eligible for the £750 Oriental Club Owner/Trainers Series Final at the Mid Surrey Farmers Draghounds Point-to-Point at Godstone on Sunday 3rd May. The final is exempt from the regulation allowing only three Conditions race wins
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £250/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
SPECIAL CONDITIONS – For horses which on or since 1st October 2017 have not won any race under the Rules of any recognized Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) nor any Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Pointt-to-Point Steeplechases. Horse are to be owned and trained by immediate family members only, who have no more than five horses, of which only one may be trained by someone outside the immediate family. Horses with keepers who are licensed trainer or have a permit to train or have a licensed trainer or permit holder within their immediate family are not eligible for this race. Immediate family are only considered to be Grandparents (Grandmother or Grandfather), Parent (mother or father), Child (Son or daughter), Sibling (brother or sister), or Spouse (Husband, wife, civil partner or co-habitant by reason or a personal relationship). These conditions will be based on Keepers named on the first registered Hunter Certificate, unless the horse has been genuinely sold and dispensation sought.
PENALTIES
For each win on or since 1st October 2018 in an Intermediate, Confined, Conditions or Club Association, Service or Society Point-to-Point race (Maiden and Restricted Races excepted) to carry 3 lb extra. Maximum Penalty to be carried is 10 lb.
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

SIXTH RACE -3-35 PM RESTRICTED
The first two past the post will qualify for the Restricted Point-to-Point Novice Hunters Steeplechase, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 29th May
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £250/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone.
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies

SEVENTH RACE – 4-10 PM OPEN MAIDEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £250/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone.
Nationally agreed allowance for 4 & 5 year olds, fillies and mares

SAFETY FACTOR
20 WITH THE EXCEPTION OF MAIDENS AND RESTRICTED WHICH IS 18

FOR INFORMATION ONLY

THE “POINT-TO-POINT & HUNTER CHASE PLANNER 2019/20” PROVIDES ALL THE RELEVANT INFORMATION REGARDING THIS MEETING

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