The Garthorpe (1) Point-to-Point, Garthorpe, 28th February 2020

On B676, 5m East of Melton Mowbray – LE14 2RS – what3words address ///slings.elect.panics

Joint Secretaries

Mrs Jo Walker
Littlebank, Withcote, Oakham LE15 8DS
Tel: 01572 717365
Mob: 07766 165577
E-mail: [email protected]

Mrs Sally Andrews
175 Brooke Road, Oakham LE15 6HQ
Mob: 07971 589236
E-mail: [email protected]

Entries

The Point-to-Point Racing Company Ltd.
by TELEPHONE on: 01933 304840 (with credit/debit card or Weatherbys Account payment)
or ONLINE at: www.pointtopointentries.co.uk

Entries close Monday 22nd February, 12.30pm
Hunter Cert registration deadline: Friday 19th February, 12noon.

Entry Fees

£46 for a single race, £26 per additional race, same horse (Entry Conditions page 148)

Web: www.garthorpe.com
Twitter: @garthorperaces

Horse Races (Starting at 12pm)

  • The Midlands Area CONDITIONS Race (Level 3), 12st

    For the GARTHORPE HUNTS CLUB MEMBERS SALVER; the THWAITES CUP to the first Cottesmore Rider past the post who has not ridden more than five winners under the rules of any recognised Racing Authority, including Pointto- Points; and the PERPETUAL HOUND TROPHY to the Owner of the first Cottesmore qualified horse past the post.
    1st £140, 2nd £70, 3rd £50, 4th £40 Total Prize Fund £300
    For horses with a current registered Hunters Certificate issued by any Hunt affiliated to the Midlands Pointto- Point Area.
    For each win on or since 1st October 2018 in a Steeplechase or Hurdle race under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) to carry 7lb extra; for each win in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point in this period to carry 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 to be carried is 10lb.
    Kindly Sponsored by Ian Bell

  • The four and five-year-old MAIDEN Race, 12st

    For the LADY TATE PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider.
    1st £140, 2nd £ 70, 3rd £50, 4th £40 Total Prize Fund £300
    For maidens aged four and five years only. Kindly sponsored by Witham Hall School

  • The MIXED OPEN Race, 11st7lb

    The first two past the post will qualify for the Mixed Open Final, Cheltenham, Friday 30th April, and the Skinner’s Ladies Open Final, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 28th May.
    For the R.M. BOURNE PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider.

    1st £200, 2nd £100, 3rd £60, 4th £40. Total Prize Fund £400.
    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.
    A winner on or since 1st October 2019 to 30th September 2020 inclusive, of three or more eligible Steeplechase, Hurdle Race or Flat Races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) OR a winner of two eligible Steeplechase, Hurdle Race or Flat Races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted) and one or more Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point race in this period, to carry 5lb extra. Further penalties apply for wins on or since 1st October 2020 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; for one such win 3lb extra; for two such wins 5lb; for three or more such wins 7lb; maximum total penalty to be carried is 7lb.

    Sponsored by Saffery Champness

  • The Retraining of Racehorses & Jockey Club Veteran Horse CONDITIONS Race (Level 2), 12st

    The first four horses past the post will be eligible for the £1000 Retraining of Racehorses & Jockey Club Veteran Horse Series Final at the Melton Hunt Club Point-to-Point at Garthorpe on Sunday 10th May. The Final is exempt from the regulation allowing only three Conditions’ race wins.
    For the YOUNG SPARTACUS PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider.

    1st £275, 2nd £175, 3rd £100, 4th £50. Total Prize Fund £600.
    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).
    For each win on or since the 1st October 2019 in a Hunter Chase or Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point, 5lb extra, for each win on or since the 1st October 2020 in an Intermediate or Level 1 and 2 Conditions Race to carry 3lb extra. Maximum penalty to be carried is 10lb.

    Sponsored by The Jockey Club and Retraining of Racehorses

  • The CONDITIONS Race (Level 2), for Novice Riders, 12st

    The riders of the first three past the post will score points for the Harley Racing National Novices Riders Championships
    For a CHALLENGE CUP and Mementoes to the winning Owner

    1st £ 140, 2nd £70, 3rd £50, 4th £40 Total Prize Fund £300
    For horses which on or since 1st October 2019 have not won any race under the rules of any recognised Racing Authority (Point-to-Points excepted); for riders who, up to and including 23rd October 2020, have won not more than five races under the Rules of any recognised Racing Authority (including Point-to-Points).
    For each win on or since 1st October 2019 in a Mens, Ladies or Mixed Open Point-to-Point to carry 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 to be carried is 10lb.

    Kindly sponsored by Dickinson & Morris

  • The RESTRICTED Race, 12st

    The first two past the post will qualify for the Restricted Point-to-Point Novices’ Hunters’ Steeplechase, Stratford-on-Avon, Friday 28th May.
    For the GUY FENWICK PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider.

    1st £140 2nd £70 3rd £50 4th £40. Total Prize Fund £300.
    Kindly sponsored by Caterpillar UK Ltd.

  • The six-year-old and over MAIDEN Race, 12st

    For the PARTRIDGE PERPETUAL CHALLENGE CUP, and Mementoes to the winning Owner and Rider.
    1st £140 2nd £70, 3rd £50, 4th £40. Total Prize Fund £300.
    For maidens aged six years and over only.
    Sponsored by Stamford Garden Centre & Cafe

Special Prizes

Jockeys’ prizes have generously been donated by Southwell Racecourse.
The Best Turned Out is sponsored by Alan Godrich.
Farmers Hospitality sponsored by Roythornes & Savills.

We are also particularly grateful to The Sturgess Motor Group for their significant support. Thank you.