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Saturday, 23rd Oct 2021

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PREVIOUS VENUES FOR THIS MEETING
BERKELEY
No Point-to-Point meetings identified before 1920
1920 = Slimbridge
1921 = Alveston
1922 – 1928 = Oxleaze Farm, Berkeley
1929 – 1939 = Rangeworthy
1940 – 1945 = World War II
1946 – 2021 = Woodford

 BERKELEY POINT-TO-POINT
SATURDAY 23RD APRIL 2022
WOODFORD
DIRECTIONS
OFF A38, 3 MILES NORTH JUNCTION 14 OF M5
POSTCODE (SATNAV) GL13 9JU

RECEIVER OF ENTRIES:
THE POINT-TO-POINT RACING COMPANY LTD
BY TELEPHONE ON 01933 304795 (with credit/debit card payment only)
or
ONLINE at www.pointtopointentries.co.uk

SECRETARY
MRS EILEEN HILLEARD
MOBILE 07411 318814
EMAIL: – flyingpitpony@hotmail.com

ENTRIES CLOSE
MONDAY 18th APRIL @ 12-30 pm

ENTRY FEE
£50 FOR A SINGLE RACE
£25 PER ADDITIONAL RACE SAME HORSE (EXCEPT HUNT MEMBERS £25)

FIRST RACE (2-00 PM) –  MEMBERS, SUBSCRIBERS &  FARMERS

PRIZE MONEY –  1ST – £200/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
Includes heavyweight sections (13st 11lbs no penalties).
PENALTIES
Non Heavyweight riders only. For a win on or since 1st October 2019 in a steeplechase or hurdle race under the rules of any recognized racing authority (Point-to-Points excepted) or of a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point race in this period to carry 5lb extra. For two such wins 7lb extra
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

SECOND RACE (2-35 PM) –  RESTRICTED
PRIZE MONEY – 
1ST – £200/2ND – £100/3rd – £50
WEIGHTS –
12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies

THIRD RACE (3-10 PM) – P.P.O.R.A. CLUB MEMBERS CONDITIONS (LEVEL 3)
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for mares
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses which on or since 1st October 2019 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) and which are owned and ridden by current members of the PPORA. Owner 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. Riders not defined as Novice Riders for the current season to carry a penalty.
PENALTIES
Non-novice riders to carry 5 lb extra. No penalty for horse performance

FOURTH RACE (3-45 PM) – THE JOCKEY CLUB NOVICE CHAMPION RACE FOR MARES AND FILLIES
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £400/2ND – £200/3RD – £100
WEIGHTS – 11 stone 7 lb
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For mares and fillies which have either been placed in the first four of a Mares Maiden, or won another Maiden in the current season. This race is designated as a Maiden race but BHA has given special dispensation to allow those horses, which have also won Point-to-Point races other than a Flat or Hunt Point-to-Point race to run.
PENALTIES
Those mares and fillies which have won any Point-to-Point race other than a Maiden, Flat or Hunt Members Point-to-Point race to carry 5 lb penalty
PENALTIES ARE NOT CUMULATIVE

FIFTH RACE (4-20 PM) – MENS OPEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £300/2nd – £150/3RD – £100
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
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 any recognised Racing Authority, Point-to-Point Steeple Chases or Arabian Horse Races 5 lb
PENALTIES
Penalties apply for wins on or since 1st October 2021 in a eligible Steeplechase or Hurdle Race  under the rules of any recognisable racing authority (Point-to-Points excepted) or in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Opens Point-to-Point. For one such win 3lb extra, for two such wins 5 lb extra, for three or more such wins 7 lb. Maximum penalty to be carried is 7 lb

SIXTH RACE (4-55 PM) – THE LORNA BROOKE MEMORIAL QUALIFIER LADIES CONDITIONS (LEVEL 1)

PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2nd – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 11 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses which on or since 1st October 2021 have not won any race under the rules of any recognized racing authority (Point-to-Points excepted), nor any Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Points in this period, to be ridden by Ladies
PENALTIES
For each win on or since 1st October 2021 in a Conditions race at the same level or higher (to include Confined, Club Association, Service or Society Point-to-Point races) to carry 3 lb extra. Maximum penalty to be carried is 10 lb

PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

SEVENTH RACE (5-30 PM) –  OPEN MAIDEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £100/3RD – £50
WEIGHTS – 12 stone

SAFETY FACTOR
18 FOR OPEN MAIDEN & MARES & FILLIES
ALL OTHER RACES 20

COURSE WILL BE WATERED IF NECESSARY

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