The Cottesmore Point-to-point is making a few changes for this season’s event, which takes place at Garthorpe Racecourse in Leicestershire on Sunday 25th February. The Mixed Open race, fourth on the card, will have a £1000 first prize on offer, kindly sponsored by chartered accountants Saffery. There will be no penalties for previous wins, a […]
It is with great sadness that we must pass on to you the news that Mark Barthorpe passed away on Friday.
Mark and his wife Pat have been stalwart supporters of point-to-point racing in the area for many years, as owners and as sponsors of the Midlands Area Awards.
Mark will be very sorely missed and we pass on our thoughts and prayers to Pat, the rest of Mark's family and friends at this awful time.