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Cotswold Vale Farmers

All the information you require regarding the COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS MEETING AT ANDOVERSFORD ON SUNDAY 10TH APRIL 2022 is available here
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PREVIOUS VENUES USED FOR COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS MEETING
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 – 2021 = Maisemore Park
2022 = Andoversford

(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 VETERAN RIDERS

COTSWOLD VALE FARMERS
Supported by the PPORA
VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS MEETING
SUNDAY 10TH APRIL 2022
ANDOVERSFORD


DIRECTIONS – 6 MILES EAST OF CHELTENHAM, NEAR JUNCTION OF A40 & A436
POSTCODE FOR SAT NAV – GL54 4LQ

RECEIVER OF ENTRIES
THE POINT-TO-POINT RACING CO LTD
BY TELEPHONE ON 01933 304795 WITH CREDIT/DEBIT CARD PAYMENT ONLY)
OR
ONLINE AT www.pointtopointentries.co.uk

SECRETARY
JASON WARNER
MOBILE: – 07966 099359
Email: info@cotswoldtrailriding.co.uk

CLERK OF THE COURSE
D MORGAN
TEL: – 01451 8850565 OR 07948 234368

ENTRIES CLOSE
MONDAY 4th APRIL @ 12-30 PM

ENTRY FEES
£50 FOR A SINGLE RACE
£25 PER ADDITIONAL RACE SAME HORSE
FREE RACECARD PER HORSE DECLARED

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

PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £180/2ND – £75/3RD – £45
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; to be ridden by those qualified to enter, their spouses or children, one day caps or serving members of HM Forces.
PENALTIES
None

SECOND RACE (2-35 PM) – MAIDEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £180/2ND – £75/3RD – £45
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 5-year-olds and mares

THIRD RACE (3-20 PM) – PPORA CLUB MEMBERS CONDITIONS (LEVEL 2) FOR VETERAN AND NOVICE RIDERS
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £180/2ND – £75/3RD – £45
WEIGHTS – 12 stone.
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5-year-olds, mares & fillies
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses that are owned and ridden by current members of the P.P.O.R.A.; Owners and rider 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 and over at declaration or (ii) who to and including 1st October 2021 have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognized racing Authority (Point-to-Points included).
PENALTIES – For each win on or since 1st October 2020 in a Steeplechase or Hurdle Race under the rules of any recognizable racing authority (Point to Points excepted) to carry 7 lb extra, for each win in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point to Point in this period to carry 5 lb 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 to carry 3 lb extra. Maximum penalty to be carried is 10 lb
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

FOURTH RACE (3-45 PM) – THE LORNA BROOKE MEMORIAL QUALIFIER LADIES OPEN (VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS)
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £125/3RD – £75
WEIGHTS – 11 stone
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For riders who are either (i) aged 40 years or over at declaration or (ii) up to and including prior to 1ST October 2021 have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognised racing Authority (Point-to-Points included). Horses which start in this race will qualify for the Lorna Brooke Memorial Ladies Open Race Final to be run at the Albrighton & Woodland (South) meeting at Chaddesley Corbett on Thursday 2nd June 2022
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 – Penalties apply for wins on or since 1st October 2021 in an 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

FIFTH RACE (4-30 PM) – MENS OPEN (VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS)
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For riders who are either (i) Aged 40 years or over at declarations or (ii) up to and including 1st October 2021 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 (5-05 PM) – EIGHT YEAR OLDS & OVER CONDITIONS (LEVEL 2) RACE FOR VETERAN & NOVICE RIDERS
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £180/2ND – £75/3RD – £45
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses aged 8 years and over only, which on or since 1st October 2020 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 Restriced Races excepted), for rider who are either (i) Aged 40 years or over at declarations or (ii) Up to and including 1st October 2021 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
18 for race 2
20 for remainder of the races

FOR INFORMATION ONLY
THE “POINT-TO-POINT & HUNTER CHASE PLANNER 2021/22”

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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