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Wincanton Racecourse

wincanton's big day out

 

Christmas holidays were made for a day at the races, and all roads lead to Wincanton Racecourse on Boxing Day when the county celebrates a Wincanton tradition

 

Bring together your family and friends for a festive day at the races on Saturday 26 December 2020

 

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  • Seven excellent races
  • A variety of food and drink options available 
  • Bring your own picnic, into the Course enclosure only
  • Free entry for under 18s, when attending with a full paying adult (please ensure you get all under 18s their ticket) 
  • Free official onsite parking 

 

Christmas is such a special time. If you are with friends and family, bring them along and keep the festive celebrations going. It is the perfect place to walk off all that Christmas turkey and be a part of one of our biggest racedays days in the calendar.

 

Only available on Boxing Day, The Course Enclosure overlooks the second last fence. You are also able to bring your own picnics and your dogs to the Course Enclosure only. Please note, dogs must be kept on a lead at all times.

There will be no complimentary bus service from Templecombe on Boxing Day. We will be running a complimentary bus service from Morrisons Supermarket on Southgate Road. 

racing highlights from Boxing Day 2019

 

Festive crowds flocked to Wincanton where it was a Boxing Day to remember for trainers Harry Fry and Hughie Morrison who both came away with doubles. The feature of the day, the Pertemps Network Handicap Hurdle was won by Third Wind for Tom O’Brien and Hughie Morrison to beat Jatiluwih into second by only a length.

Hospitality At The Races

Why not enhance your day with hospitality? 

Enquire online today and a member of our dedicated team will create your perfect day at the races for your family, colleagues, and friends. 

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RACE Schedule

Gates Open: TBC

 

 

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

TBC

THE EVERY RACE LIVE ON RACING TV NOVICES' HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4)

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

TBC

THE LORD STALBRIDGE MEMORIAL CUP HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3) (Challenger Staying Chase Series Qualifier)

3m 1f 30y

Chase

TBC

THE WATCH ON RACING TV MARES' NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4) (Novices' Championship Hurdle Series Qualifier)

1m 7f 65y

Hurdle

TBC

THE MID SEASON HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 4)

2m 4f 35y

Chase

TBC

THE PERTEMPS NETWORK HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 2) (Pertemps Hurdle Series Qualifier)

2m 5f 82y

Hurdle

TBC

THE EBF/TBA MARES' NOVICES' STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3) (EBF Mares' Chase Series Qualifier)

2m 4f 35y

Chase

TBC

THE KINGWELL LODGE AIRBNB STANDARD OPEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 5)

1m 7f 65yds

Flat

 

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Plan Your Day

Raceday Style

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

 

More Information

Racecourse Map

Find your way around Wincanton Racecourse, illustrating a general layout of the racecourse facilities. 

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Directions & Parking

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