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Wincanton Racecourse

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Whilst the Jump racing world is alight with excitement for The Cheltenham Festival, you can fall in love with the sport at your local Wincanton racecourse. Join us for a thrilling afternoon of racing on Thursday 5 March.

 

Bring the whole family together to experience a sport that is buzzing with anticipation. Don't forget, under 18s go racing for FREE when accompanied by a full paying adult. 

 

(TICKET REQUIRED)

An all-star panel will entertain the audience with their thoughts on the runners at this year’s Cheltenham Festival.

 

ITV racing’s Richard Hoiles will be joined by Joe Tizzard, top jockey James Best, Racing Post analyst Tim Mitchell, and a representative from team Ditcheat, home of the Champion trainer.

 

If you're an annual member, please contact the Racecourse office to purchase your Cheltenham Preview Evening admission on 01963 435 840. Are you looking for transport to The Cheltenham Festival? Secure your space on the Neon coach travel here

Our complimentary bus service will transport racegoers from Templecombe Train Station. The coach will depart the train station after the 11:43am arrives from Exeter and the 11:25am train arrives from London. The coach leaves the Racecourse at 5:40pm, returning back to Templecombe Train Station.

Gates Open

12:00

First Race

1:50

Last Race

5:20

Private Boxes

FROM £115 PER PERSON

Watch great racing from your own Private Box. Combine comfort, convenience, and luxury with your own Private Box creating a memorable day at the races for you and your guests.

To book, please call 01963 435 840

RACE SCHEDULE

GATES OPEN: 12 noon

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

1:50

THE IRISH THOROUGHBRED MARKETING MARES' NOVICES' HURDLE (CLASS 4)

2m 4f

Hurdle

2:25

THE DOWNLOAD THE START SPORTS APP NOW! MAIDEN HURDLE RACE (CLASS 5)

2m 3f

Hurdle

3:00

THE JULIA DUFF 60TH BIRTHDAY HANDICAP HURDLE (CLASS 5)

2m 3f

Hurdle

3:35

THE STARTSPORTS.BET NOVICES' HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 4)

3m 1f

Chase

4:10

THE READ DAVY RUSSEL'S EXCLUSIVE BLOG STARTSPORTSBET.CO.UK HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 3)

2m 5f

Hurdle

4:45

THE DOWNLOAD THE START SPORTS APP NOW! HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3)

3m 1f

Chase

5:20

THE CALL START SPORTS ON 08000 521 321 MAIDEN OPEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 5)

2m

Flat 

The Going

Updated 7 days before racing. 

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

Are you visiting Wincanton Racecourse, and want to know how to get here and about our available car parks? 

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Buy Official Tickets

Join us for an afternoon of racing at Wincanton Racecourse and buy your tickets in advance for the best price. 

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HALF-PRICE racing EXCLUSIVE TO 18-24

 

Register for our exclusive RacePass for 18 to 24 year-olds and with your FREE membership, enjoy some of the best horseracing events throughout the year for half price. All you need to do is sign up and you are in. 

 

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