New Forest, Larkhill
December 10, 2023
Netheravon Rd, Durrington, Salisbury SP4 8AT, UK
Course Location: 5m NW of Amesbury, 10m N of Salisbury, nr A303, A345 and A360. SP4 8AT
PTP Area: Wessex
Going: Following the official inspection on Fri 8 Dec the going is judged to be: Good, good to soft in places. (Updated 16.40pm Fri 8 Dec).
First Race: 11.00
Gates Open: 9.00
Entry Cost: £15.00 Children under 16 free
Fixture Contact: James Young
Longest course in country after Aintree. Wide galloping track, allowing fresh ground thoroughout the season, on well-drained chalk downland that has never been ploughed. Steady climb up to last 6 furlongs can test the non-stayer. General public can park where they like, with great views of the course.
SF: 18-20 (16). RH 11/3 circs. 13F. (3m): 18J; 3od (3/16 & 11). (2m5f): 15J; 2od (8 & 13). Circumference of circuit: 2m1f180yds
Early Bird tickets now available £12.50 until Friday 8th December and the £15.00
Online tickets remain open until Saturday 9th December 18.00.
Tickets are always available on the gate on the day. (Cash or Card payment accepted).
Not all courses have facilities for card payments, so be sure to take enough cash to cover the cost of admission and a racecard, any bets you wish to place, and food and drink.
There will b a Charity race due off at 10.15, Open to all Entry Fee £80 (Minimum sponsorship £50)
For more information please contact the Secretary
Point-to-points provide an ideal opportunity to spend a day in the countryside with your dog, although please remember that dogs must always be on a lead, should not be left in cars unattended, and to clean up after them.
Disabled parking and access to facilities are available. Please advise our gate staff on arrival and they will be able to help you. Note that the going underfoot can be muddy and the terrain may be uneven.
Disabled toilets are located in the Queens’ building
Most events have a resident photographer if you wish to purchase professional photos.
Nearly all point-to-point courses have a bar and stalls selling food and drink, while point-to-points are also a great opportunity to enjoy a picnic with friends.
Most courses also have trade stands selling a variety of artisan foods, country clothing and gifts.
Entertainment for children is often provided in the shape of bouncy castles and fairground rides.
There are invariably a number of decent pubs and hotels offering food, drink and accommodation in the vicinity of a point-to-point course, as well as sites of interest. We suggest that you use tripadvisor.co.uk or a similar website to find out more about what’s available in the local area.