Thursday 17 October 2024
THE JUMPS ARE BACK
The wait is over, and racing returns to Wincanton on Thursday 17 October for the start of our 2024/25 Jump racing season.
We’ll also be introducing our first steps into making racing greener, find out more below and how you can get involved!
If you're looking for a day out in Wincanton, Somerset, then look no further than our Season Opener. An afternoon out watching action-packed horse racing is a great way to spend time with friends and family.
Unsure what to expect with a day at the races? Wincanton Racecourse offers a variety of food and drink outlets, seven thrilling Jump races and views of the Somerset countryside.
These are approximate timings to be confirmed closer to the raceday
Leaves Templecombe 12.00pm
|1:30pm||THE CHALLENGER MARES' NOVICES' HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 4) (Challenger Mares' Chase Series Qualifier) (GBB RACE)||2m 4f 35yds||STEEPLE CHASE|
|2:00pm||THE WINCANTON SEASON OPENER MAIDEN HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4) (GBB RACE)||1m 7f 50yds||HURDLE|
|2:35pm||THE WYKE FARMS HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4)||2m 5f 82yds||HURDLE|
|3:10pm||THE KINGWELL FARM HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 3)||3m 1f 30yds||STEEPLE CHASE|
|3:45pm||THE LESTER ALDRIDGE HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 4)||1m 7f 50yds||HURDLE|
|4:20pm||THE WINCANTON THREE MILE NOVICES' HANDICAP HURDLE RACE (CLASS 5)||3m 150yds||HURDLE|
|4:52pm||THE SOMERSET CONDITIONAL JOCKEYS' HANDICAP STEEPLE CHASE (CLASS 5)||3m 1f 30yds||STEEPLE CHASE|