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Gloucester Races (Ledbury)

Gloucester Races and Country Fair, in association with Amlin Plus, provides some of the most exciting horse racing of the Point-to-Point season.

Set in Maisemore Park on the banks of the River Severn in the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside, the natural grandstand of the ‘Maisemore Bank’ provides a great view of the race course.

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PREVIOUS VENUES USED FOR THIS MEETING

LEDBURY
No meetings identified before 1887
1887 – 1920            Redmarley (1)
1913                          Redmarley  (Joint meeting Ledbury/North Ledbury)

                                    World War I
1921 – 1925             Marsh Farm, Longdon (Ledbury Bona Fide meeting)
1926                          No meeting
1927                          Pendock Cross (Joint meeting Ledbury/North Ledbury)
1928                         Pendock Cross
1929                         Redmarley (2)
1930                         No meeting
1931 – 1966           Bushley Park (No meetings during World War II)
1967 – 1979          Upleadon
1980                        No meeting
1981                        Andoversford
1982 – 2019          Maisemore Park

  • (1) & (2) – Same location – 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

LEDBURY – GLOUCESTER RACES
SUNDAY 28th MARCH 2021
MAISEMORE PARK


DIRECTIONS
Near the A417, 3 miles NW of Gloucester
POSTCODE (SAT NAV) GL2 8HX

SECRETARY
Mrs Joanna Wiseman
Upper Hasfield House
Upper Hasfield
Gloucestershire
GL19 4LL
Mobile: – 07767 371371
E-mail:    ledburyhuntp2p@gmail.com
OR
RECEIVER OF ENTRIES – The Point-to-Point Racing Company Ltd
By Telephone on 01933 304795 (with credit/debit card only)
Enter ON-LINE at www.pointtopoint.co.uk

CLERK OF THE COURSE
Laurence Buckland – Mobile – 07785 916785

ENTRIES CLOSE
Monday 22nd March at 12-30 pm

ENTRY FEES
£45 for a single race. £30 per additional race same horse. £25 Hunt Members race
(See Entry Conditions page 138 of Planner).

FIRST RACE – 2.00 PM – LEDBURY, COTSWOLD AND MONMOUTHSHIRE MEMBERS, SUBSCRIBERS AND FARMERS
PRIZE MONEY – 1st £250/2nd £125/3rd £85/4th – £50
WEIGHTS  – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year olds, fillies and mares
PENALTIES – For each 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 in a mens, ladies or mixed open point-to-point race 7lb extra
For each win in any other point-to-point race in this period (hunt members and maiden races excepted) 5lb extra
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

SECOND RACE – 2-35 PM FOUR AND FIVE YEAR OLD MAIDEN (ABOUT 2 MILES 5 FURLONGS)
PRIZE MONEY – 1st £250/2nd £125/3rd  £85
WEIGHTS -12 stone
SPECIAL CONDITIONS – For maiden horses aged four and five years only.

THIRD RACE – 3-10 PM SIX YEAR OLD AND OVER MAIDEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £250/2ND – £125/3RD – £85

SPECIAL CONDITIONS – For Maidens aged six years and over

FOURTH RACE – 3-45 PM FOURTH RACE – MENS OPEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1st £300/2nd – £150/3rd – £75

WEIGHTS – 12 stone 5 lbs
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year olds, fillies and mares
PENALTIES – A winner on or since 1st October 2019 to 30th September 2020 inclusive, of three or more eligible Steeplechases Hurdle Race or Flat Race under the rules of any recognized Racing Authority  (Point to Points excepted) or a winner of two eligible steeplechase, hurdle race of flat race under the Rules of any recognized racing authority (Point to Points excepted) and one or more Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point to Point Race in this period) to carry 5 lb extra
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 Steeplechases or Arabian Horse races 5lb

FIFTH RACE – 4-20 PM – LADIES OPEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £300/2ND – £150/3RD – £75
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 Steeplechases or Arabian Horse races 5lb
PENALTIES – A winner on or since 1st October 2019 to 30th September 2020 inclusive of three or more eligible Steeplechase, Hurdle Race or Flat Race under the rules of any recognisable racing authority (Point-to-Points excepted) or a winner of two eligible steeplechase, hurdle race or flat races under the rules of any recognizable racing authority (Point-to-Points excepted) and one or more Mens, Ladies or Mixed Opens Point-to-Point races in this period to carry 5lb extra. Further penalties apply to wins on or since 1st October 2020 in an eligible steeplechase, hurdle race under the Rules of any recognizable racing authority (Point-to-Points excepted) or in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open 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 INTERMEDIATE
PRIZE MONEY – 1st £250/2nd £125/3rd  £85
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year olds, fillies and mares
PENALTIES – A previous winner of an Intermediate race or Conditions race at any level, to include Confined, Club Association, Service or Society point-to-point race (maiden and restricted races and Hunt Races excepted) to carry 5lb extra for each such win. Maximum penalty to be carried is 10 lb
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

SEVENTH RACE – 5-30 PM WEST MIDLANDS, WELSH BORDERS AND NORTH WEST AREA CONDITIONS (LEVEL 2)
2 miles and 5 furlongs
PRIZE MONEY
– 1st £250/2nd £125/3rd £85
WEIGHTS –
12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year olds, fillies and mares
SPECIAL CONDITIONS – 
For horses which on or since 1st October 2019 have not won any race under the Rules of any recognized Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) and hold a current registered hunt certificate issued by any Hunt affiliated to the West Midlands, Welsh Borders and North West Point to Point Areas

To be run over two miles and five furlongs
PENALTIES – 
For each win on or since 1st October 2019 in a mens, ladies or mixed open point-to-point race in this period 5lb 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 3lb extra. Maximum penalty is 10 lb
PENALTIES ARE CUMULATIVE

SAFETY FACTOR
14 for race 2
16 for races 3 and 7

18 for races 1, 4, 5 and 6

FOR INFORMATION ONLY

THE “POINT-TO-POINT & HUNTER CHASE PLANNER 2020/21”
 PROVIDES ALL THE RELEVANT INFORMATION REGARDING THIS MEETING

 

 

 

 

 

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