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Farmers Bloodhounds 28th April 2019

Our main sponsor for this Family Day is Towcester & Onley Veterinary Practice and we are very grateful for their and all our sponsors support. 

The activities start at 12:30 with the first of two pony races, both kindly sponsored by Harley Equestrian and Kandu Deliveries

1:30 The first of the point to point races is the Hunt Members, Subscribers and Farmers race kindly sponsored by John Nicholls Kitchen & Bathrooms

2:10 The 5 year- old & over 2m 4 furlongs Maiden Race, sponsored by; RJV International and Farmers and Mercantile

2:45 The A-Plan Insurance Ladies Open

3:25 The 5 year-old & over PPORA Conditions race for Novice Riders, kindly sponsored by Friends of the Farmers Bloodhounds

4.00 The Brackley Road Intermediate Race over 2m 4 furlongs, kindly sponsored by Cox & Robinson and NFU Buckingham 

4.35 The 8 year-old & over PPORA Conditions Race, kindly sponsored by our local Owners & Trainers

5.10 The Farmers Bloodhounds Hunt Challenge ride follows to complete the day

Entrance Fee to the Event is £10 per person with under 14 years free 

There will be a Licenced Bar, Tradestands and Food Outlets for your enjoyment

Hospitality Marquee for the exclusive use of Sponsors and Guests

Grafton Hunt 19th May 2019

NEW FOR 2018 - 2019 PPORA MEMBERS' AWARDS

With the 2018 - 2019 Season now under way we'd like to share news about our new PPORA Members' Awards.

PPORA have changed the rider qualification criteria for their £1,000 PPORA Novice Riders' Final being held at the Grafton's Edgcote Meeting on May 19th. See attached for further details 


Race Days have moved from Whitfield Race Course to Edgecote

The South Midlands area welcomes  racing at Edgcote, north east of Banbury, by kind permission of the Wills Estates. Three Point-to-Points will be held in 2019 on these historic gallops, where renowned National Hunt horses such as Royal Relief, Spanish Steps and Tiberetta were trained by Edward Courage in the 1950s and '60s.

The three 2019 meetings are the Bicester with Whaddon Chase on Sunday 14th April, the Farmers Bloodhounds on Sunday 28th April and the Grafton on Sunday 19th May.