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Wincanton Racecourse

Saturday 9th November 2019

a highpoint in Somerset’s social calendar

 

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One of 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 sponors Hall and Woodhouse? The atmosphere will be electric, we urge you to join us and be part of it.

 

It’s the place to be seen 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 is a definite date in the diary for any Jump racing enthusiast and the perfect excuse to head down to Wincanton Racecourse this November.

 

  • Wear: A woolly hat! It may only be November but we are in the West Country. We advise you dress for the weather
  • See: The racing up close and make sure you watch a race from the rail
  • Buy: A glass of the famous Badger ale
  • Get involved: Why not place a bet and cheer home your horse – you could finish the year on a winner?

Enclosures at Wincanton Racecourse

Tickets

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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.

race Schedule

 

GATES OPEN: 10:30am

Correct as of 18/09/19

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

12:40

THE EBF STALLIONS 'NATIONAL HUNT' NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 3) (Qualifier)  (CL 3)

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

1:15

THE ANN WESTWOOD MEMORIAL CONDITIONAL JOCKEYS' HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3)  (CL 3)

2m 4f 35yds

Chase

1:50

THE RACING TV MARES' HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 2) (NHMOPS Bonus Race)  (CL 2)

2m 5f 82yds

Hurdle

2:25

THE JOCKEY CLUB OWNERSHIP SYNDICATE 'RISING STARS' NOVICES' STEEPLECHASE (CLASS 1)(Grade 2)  (CL 1)

2m 4f 35yds

Chase

3:00

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

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

3:35

THE BADGER ALES TROPHY HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 1) (Listed Race)  (CL 1)

3m 1f 30yds

Chase

4:10

THE RACINGTV INTERMEDIATE OPEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 5)  (CL 5)

1m 7f 65yds

National Hunt Flat Race

 

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The Going

 

To be confirmed 

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.

 

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