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Garthorpe – 22nd May

The next meeting is on Saturday 2nd May All of the bends and fences have been moved to the inside of the track. The downhill fence has been moved to the last in the back straight. Racing will be on 10m of fresh ground. The course...

Family Dog At The Quorn

The Quorn on Sunday are holding a family dog show at the Point-to-Point, so bring the pooch   The Dog Show is as  follows: Prettiest bitch Handsome dog Waggiest tail Cutest pup (under 1yo) Golden Oldie Young handler £2 a class to start at 2pm Lots of lovely prizes for winners and rosettes 1st-3rd...

Brian’s Blog -Fri 20th April

Having put the recent problems behind us caused by the adverse weather, we can now look forward to the Quorn Meeting on Sunday 29th April. We have been able to mow the track today.  All fences and bends have been moved to fresh ground. The Senior BHA...

Jockeys to benefit from workshops with professionals
JRL Group Bumper at the Quorn

The Quorn Point-to-Point on Sunday 29th April are hosting a Bumper the conditions are as follows; Hunters Certificates must be registered by 12noon on 20th April The four, five and six-year-olds JRL Group Point-to-Point Flat Race, about 2 miles, 12 stone. The first past the post will qualify...

Brian Crawford - Clerk of the Course
Brian’s Blog

Hello all you Point-to-Point enthusiasts. The first of five meetings on Feb 25th is almost upon us.  We begin this season as usual with the Cottesmore - 7 Race Card. The course has wintered well with a good covering of grass. Improvements this year include a revamped disabled...

Olivia’s Journey

Please take a moment to view Olivia's Journey, the plight of a local girl who is being treated in Nottingham: [blockquote text="When Olivia was first diagnosed in October 2014, the family were obviously devastated. So far Olivia has undergone an operation which successfully removed 90% of...

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2018 Dates

UPDATED - 31/3/18 Dates for 2018; Cottesmore - Sunday 25th February Quorn - Sunday 29th April *The PPORA Dodson and Horrell Novice Rider Championship Belvoir (rearranged) - Sunday 8th April Melton Hunt Club - Sunday 13th May Meynell and South Staffs - Saturday 2nd June Electronic Tickets will be available for purchase....

Update – Sat am

NEWS FLASH: 7.45 AM BRIAN IS JUST SAID 9ML OF RAIN IN TOTAL GOING GOOD   6.30 AM SAT: Garthorpe had a 6 mm downpour of rain at 9 pm last night, with a total of 7 mm of rain yesterday.  The going will be great! We look...