Pointing West Mercian


You Are Here: Pointing West Mercian > Meetings > North Staffordshire
Saturday, 23rd Oct 2021

North Staffordshire

 

All the information you required regarding the North Staffordshire Point-to-Point at Sandon should be available on this page

Please scroll down the find the information you require

TO BUY TICKETS FOR THE NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE POINT-TO-POINT AT SANDON ON SATURDAY 16TH APRIL 2022 – PLEASE CLICK HERE
TO VISIT THE NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE HUNT POINT-TO-POINT FACEBOOK PAGE – CLICK HERE
TO VISIT THE SANDON RACES WEBSITE – PLEASE CLICK HERE

PREVIOUS VENUES FOR THE NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE MEETING
1911 = WHITGREAVE

1912 – 1914 = COLD NORTON FARM, PIREHILL  (DIFFERENT COURSES)*
1915 – 1920 =  WORLD WAR I
1921 = BADEN HALL
1922 = NEW FARM BUIILDINGS, STAFFORD
1923 – 1926 = MUCKLESTONE
1927 – 1928 = TOFT FARM, HANCHURCH
1929 = KNIGHTON FARM, MARKET DRAYTON
1930 – 1932 = ASTON
1933 – 1937 = MUCKLESTONE
1938 – 1939 = PIREHILL * (DIFFERENT COURSES)
1940 – 1945 = WORLD WAR II
1946 – 1981 = MUCKLESTONE|
1982 – 2022 = SANDON

NORTH STAFFORDSHIRE POINT-TO-POINT
EASTER SATURDAY 16TH APRIL 2022
SANDON
4 MILES SE OF STONE, ON A51, JUNCTION 14 M6
POSTCODE (SATNAV) – ST18 0DE

ENTRIES SECRETARY
Miss Dianna Cope

Marsh Farm
Offley Marsh
Eccleshall
Staffordshire
ST21 6HE
Tel: – 01785 280758
Mobile: – 07989 848628
Email: – chris.mellard@btopenworld.com
OR
Enter ONLINE at www.pointtopointentries.co.uk
Online entry fees £50 for a single race, £25 per additional race same horse, whether through entries secretary or on line

SECRETARY
Sarah Johnson
Tel: – 07870 959009
Email –
slj7@live.co.uk

ENTRIES CLOSE
MONDAY 11TH April @ 12-30 PM

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

FIRST RACE (1-00 PM) – THE OLD NORTH WEST AREA AFFILIATED CONDITIONS RACE (LEVEL 2)
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £200/2ND – £150/3RD – £90/4TH – £70
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses which have a registered Hunters Certificate with any of the Hunts that were previously affiliated to the old North West Area.
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year olds, mares and fillies
PENALTIES
A winner on or since 1st October 2020 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 3lb extra. Of two or more such races 5 lbs extra.
Penalties are not cumulative

SECOND RACE (1-45 PM) PPORA CLUB MEMBERS CONDITIONS RACE (LEVEL 2)
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £190/2ND – £120/3RD – £70/4TH – £50
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses which on or since 1st October 2020 have not won any race under the Rules of any recognized Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) which are owned and ridden by current members of the PPORA. Owners 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.
WEIGHTS – 12 stone
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year olds, mares and fillies
PENALTIES
For each win on or since since 1st October 2020 in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point to carry 5lb extra and for each win in a Conditions 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 to be carried is 10lb.
Penalties are cumulative

THIRD RACE (2-20 PM) – MAIDEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £190/2ND – £120/3RD – £70/4TH – £50

WEIGHTS – 12 stone.
SPECIAL CONDITIONS – For horses which are Maidens aged five years and over only.

FOURTH RACE (2-55 PM) – MIXED OPEN
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £270/2ND – £120/3RD – £80/4TH – £50

WEIGHTS – 11 STONE 7LBS
Nationally agreed allowances for 4 & 5 year-olds, mares & fillies
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 Open Point-to-Point. For one such win 3 lbs, for two such wins 5 lbs, for three or more wins 7 lbs. Maximum penalty to be carried in is 7 lb

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 any recognised Racing Authority, Point-to-Point Steeplechase or Arabian Horse races 5lbs

FIFTH RACE (3-30 PM) – THE SANDON CONDITIONS RACE (LEVEL 3) – 2 MILES AND FIVE FURLONGS
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST£190/2ND – £120/3RD – £70/4TH – £50

WEIGHTS – 12 stone
SPECIAL CONDITIONS – For horses which on or since 1st October 2019 have not won any race under the Rules of any recognized Racing Authority, nor any Point-to-Points in this period. (Hunt Members, Maidens and Restricted Races excepted). To be run over approximately 2 miles and 5 furlongs.
PENALTIES – None

6TH RACE (4-05 PM) 4 & 5 YEAR POINT-TO-POINT FLAT RACE – 2 MILES
PRIZE MONEY – 1ST – £150/2ND – £80/3RD- £60/4TH – £50

WEIGHTS – 11 STONE 12 LBS
SPECIAL CONDITIONS
For horses which are maiden four and five year olds, which have not run under the Rules of any recognized Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included, Point-to-Point flat races excepted), and which have not run in more than two Point-to-Point Flat Races; for riders who have either (i) ridden more than 5 winners prior to the Thursday before the date of this Point-to-Point Steeplechase or (ii) in addition to a Point-to-Point RQC hold a current Category A or Category B Permit to ride under Rules, to be run over approximately two miles.
WEIGHTS – 11 stone 12 lbs

SAFETY FACTOR

FLAT RACE – 12
MAIDEN – 18
REMAINDER – 20

FOR INFORMATION ONLY
THE “POINT-TO-POINT & HUNTER CHASE PLANNER 2021/22”
PROVIDES ALL THE RELEVANT INFORMATION REGARDING THIS MEETING

 

Latest News

LORNA BROOKE MEMORIAL QUALIFYING RACES

The tragic death earlier this year of Lorna Brooke left a big void in [..]

INEOS GRENADIER TO SPONSOR MIXED OPEN SERIES

  •    INEOS Automotive will be title sponsor of INEOS Grenadier Mixed Open Series •   [..]


Our Sponsors