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Wincanton Racecourse

Saturday 9th November 2019
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One of the county’s finest sporting occasions, which combines the excitement, colour, and camaraderie of horse racing, with the vibrant social side of the sport.

 

Will Present Man make history by returning victorious for the third consecutive year for owners and loyal sponsors Hall and Woodhouse? The atmosphere will be electric and we urge you to join us and be part of it.

 

Don't miss Loose Connections performing between races, and then in the Badger Band Tent after racing. 

Gates Open

10:30

First Race

12:40

Last Race

4:10

It’s the place to be this autumn as great horses, top jockeys and brilliant trainers come together to provide a Jump racing spectacle for all to enjoy. As well as the famous Badger Ales Chase, this day also hosts a Grade 2 Novices’ Chase, so you are sure to see a few stars on show.

 

It's a definite date in the diary for any Jump racing enthusiast, and a perfect day to head down to Somerset to Wincanton Racecourse this November.

 

  • Watch quality racing up close from the rails or by the Winning Post
  • Don't miss out on trying the famous Badger Beers available 
  • As we race largely during the winter months, the weather can be unpredictable, so we would advise you to dress for the weather
  • Download our Jockey Club App with access to a digital racecard, games to play on the day and your chance to win prizes on the day of racing  
  • Free onsite parking 
  • Under 18s come racing for free when accompanied by a full paying adult 

Our complimentary bus service will transport racegoers from Templecombe Train Station. The coach will depart the train station after the 10:43am arrives from Exeter and the 10:25am train arrives from London. The coach leaves the Racecourse at 4:30pm, returning back to Templecombe Train Station. 

race Schedule

 

GATES OPEN: 10:30am

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

12:40

THE FROME SCAFFOLDING EBF STALLIONS 'NATIONAL HUNT' NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 3) (Qualifier) (Class 3)

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

1:15

THE Z HOTELS CONDITIONAL JOCKEYS' HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3)

2m 4f 35yds

Chase

1:50

THE RICHARD BARBER MEMORIAL MARES' HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 2)

2m 5f 82yds

Hurdle

2:25

THE JOHN ROMANS PARK HOMES 'RISING STARS' NOVICES' STEEPLECHASE (CLASS 1)(Grade 2)

2m 4f 35yds

Chase

3:00

THE UNIBET ELITE HURDLE RACE (CLASS 1) (Grade 2)

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

3:35

THE BADGER BEERS SILVER TROPHY HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 1) (Listed Race)

 

3m 1f 30yds

Chase

4:10

THE JAYTRACK EMPLOYEE DAY INTERMEDIATE OPEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 5)

1m 7f 65yds

National Hunt Flat Race

The Going

Good to Soft, Good in Places.

Plan Your Day

Raceday Style

There is no specific guidance at Wincanton, however as we race largely during the winter months, the weather can be unpredictable, so we would advise you to dress accordingly.

 

More Information

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racing highlights from badger chase day 2018

 

Present Man took the Badger Chase honours for a second year running under Bryony Frost for local trainer Paul Nicholls. The pair justified joint-favouritism for the race, holding off Sumkindofking for the feature race of the day. Verdana Blue set up her season up with a winning appearance at Wincanton the Grade 2 Unibet Elite Hurdle for the Nicky Henderson team.

 

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