Vine & Craven Hunt

Entries close: Monday February 3rd 12.30pm

Entry Fees: £40 per race, £30 per additional race same horse, except Hunt Members Race free

Receiver of Entries: Point-to-Point Racing Company Ltd

 

1st Race 11.30 Vine & Craven Hunt Members, Subscribers & Farmers Race, 12st, 3m                                                                   SF 20

Prize money: 1st £170, 2nd £80, 3rd £50

For horses the property of Members, Subscribers or Farmers of the Vine & Craven Hunt; to be ridden by those qualified to enter.

A winner on or since 1st October 2018 of a race (including Flat races) under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted); of three or more Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point races in this period to carry 7lb extra, or of two such races to carry 4lb extra. Penalties are not cumulative

 

2nd Race 12.05 PPORA Club Members Race for Novice Riders, 12st, 3m                                                                                         SF 20

The riders of the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novices Riders Championship; the riders of the first four horses 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 will score points for the PPORA Members’ Awards

Prize money: 1st £200, 2nd £75, 3rd £40, 4th £25

For horses owned and ridden by current members of the PPORA; for riders who, up to and including 16th November 2019, have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (including Point-to-Points); 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 the horse.

A winner on or since 1st October 2018 of two races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points included, Maiden and Hunt Members races excepted) to carry 3lb extra; of three or more such races, 5lb extra. Penalties are not cumulative

 3rd Race 12.40 Open Maiden Race, 12st, 3m                                                                                                                                    SF 18

Prize money: 1st £200, 2nd £75, 3rd £40, 4th £25

 

4th Race 1.15 Mixed Open Race, 11st7lbs, 3m                                                                                                                                   SF 20

The first three past the post will qualify for the Mixed Open Final, Cheltenham, Friday 1st May; the first two past the post will qualify for the Skinner’s Ladies Open Final, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 29th May 

Prize money: 1st £350, 2nd £175, 3rd £95, 4th £45

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 a recognised Racing Authority, Point-to-Point Steeple Chases or Arabian Horse Races 5lb

For a win on or since 1st October 2019 in an eligible Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted), or in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point, 3lb extra; for two such wins 5lb; for three or more such wins 7lb; maximum penalty to be carried is 7lb

 

5th Race 1.50  Ten Year Olds & Over Veteran Conditions Race, 12st, 3m6f                                                                                            SF 18

The winning horse will qualify for the £1000 Jockey Club & Retraining of Racehorses Veteran Horse Series Final at the Melton Hunt Club Point-to-Point at Garthorpe on Sunday 10th May. The best placed Veteran horses from the three qualifying 3m4f races run at meetings that take place at Barbury Racecourse during
the 2019/20 season (The Barbury International Racing Club, The Vine & Craven Hunt and The Tedworth Hunt) to be eligible for the Barbury Championship

Prize Money: 1st £200, 2nd £75, 3rd £40, 4th £25

For horses aged ten years and over, which on or since 1st October 2018 have not won any race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Hunter Chases and Point-to-Points excepted); to be run over approximately three-and-three-quarter miles.

For each win on or since 1st October 2018 in a Hunter Chase or Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point, 5lb extra, for each win on or since 1st October 2019 in an Intermediate, Confined, Conditions, or Club Association, Service or Society Point-to-Point race (Maiden and Restricted races excepted) to carry 3lb extra. Maximum penalty to be carried is 10lb. Penalties are not cumulative.

 

6th Race 2.25  Restricted Race, 12st, 3m                                                                                                                                                 SF 20

Prize money: 1st £200, 2nd £75, 3rd £40, 4th £25

                                                                                                                                                    

7th Race 3.00 Four & Five Year Olds Point-to-Point Flat Race, 11st 12lbs, 2m                                                                                      SF 16 

Prize Money: 1st £200, 2nd £75, 3rd £45, 4th £25

For maiden four and five-year-olds only, which have not run under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Point Steeple Chases 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

Mementos to winning Owner & Rider in all races

£25 Best Turned Out in all races.

Next Event

When?

 

This Saturday ABANDONED due to lack or emergency cover

Next fixture Sunday April 5th 

 

 

 

 

Where?

Barbury, 3m N of Marlborough, off A346, Jn 15 M4

 

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