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Wincanton Racecourse

RACING ABANDONED
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This raceday has now passed, click here view our upcoming racedays at Wincanton Racecourse.

Unfortunately, cheese and cider night has been abandoned 

 

Due to the ground conditions at Wincanton Racecourse, the decision has been made to abandon racing for the race meeting on Tuesday 14th May 2019.

 

If you have purchased your tickets prior to Cheese and Cider night, please see our Refund and Abandonment policy. A full refund will be applied automatically. 

 

If you have any further questions, please contact the racecourse office.

 

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THE JUMP SEASON IS GATHERING MOMENTUM - GET INVOLVED 

 

Welcoming racegoers to our last raceday in January and our first Midweek Jumps Raceday. 

 

Gates Open: 11:30am

First Race: 1:25pm

Last Race: 4:30pm

 

While we don’t foresee any issues affecting racing tomorrow with regards to the weather. A precautionary inspection has been called in the morning. As soon as we have details on this, they will be published here.

 

With advanced tickets available from just £12, book a day off work and come and join us on Thursday 31 January. 

 

HOSPITALITY AT MIDWEEK JUMPS - january offer

Enjoy the excitement of raceday from our new restaurant located on the ground floor of the Hatherleigh stand. Imagine taking in the action on the track and that thrilling final moment from the exclusive viewing area directly opposite the Winning Post. Sit back and relax as the day unfolds in a relaxed atmosphere where superior food and service are guaranteed. Chasers Restaurant seats up to twelve guests and service can be tailored to your highest expectations.

This package includes:

  • 3 course a la carte menu
  • Raceday Admission
  • Reserved table for the day
  • Free car parking and much more. 

 

 

More than 8 of you? Treat yourself to one of our Private Boxes and take your pick from one of our fantastic packages from only £115 per person. Find out more below. 

 

did you come racing on boxing day? 

Don't forget you can come back throughout January by using your Boxing Day ticket to claim £5 off admission to any of our January race meetings.*

 

*£5 admission offer valid against one Boxing Day ticket only.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Click here to read our important ticket information. 

 

We run a complimentary bus service for our race meetings. The coach will meet racegoers at Templecombe Station for the following trains:

  • The London train arriving at 11:25am and the Exeter train arriving at 11:43am. 
  • The coach will leave the course at 4:50pm. 
    (Timings are approximate)

 

 

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. 

 

REGISTER TODAY

 

Event Schedule

 

GATES OPEN 11:30AM

 

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

1:25

THE SURECAV CAVITY SPACER NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 3)

1m 7f 65yds

Hurdle

1:55

THE TRETHOWANS SOLICITORS JANUARY NOVICE HANDICAP CHASE (CLASS 4) 

1m 7f 149yds

Steeple Chase

2:25

THE EBF MARES' 'NATIONAL HUNT' NOVICES' HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4) (NHMOPS Bonus Race) (Qualifier for The EBF Mares' NH Novices' Hurdle Series)  (CL 4)

2m 5f 82yds

Hurdle

3:00

THE WINNER EVENTS PONY RACING AUTHORITY HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 3) (For Conditional Jockeys and Amateur Riders that have ridden in Pony Races)  (CL 3)

2m 3f 166yds

Hurdle

3:30

THE FROME SCAFFOLDING HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 2)  

2m 4f 35yds

Steeple Chase

4:00

THE STEWART TORY MEMORIAL OPEN HUNTERS' STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 6) 

3m 1f 30yds

Steeple Chase

4:30

THE CARLING STANDARD OPEN NATIONAL HUNT FLAT RACE (CLASS 5)  

1m 7f 65yds

Flat

The Going

 

GOOD TO SOFT, GOOD IN PLACES

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

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 our available car parks?

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