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Christmas Deadlines

Christmas Deadlines

Christmas Hunter Cert deadlines: For racing on January 3rd, Hunter Certs must be registered by noon on Wednesday 23rd December. For racing on 10th January, Hunter Certs must be registered by noon on Thursday 31st December.   Entries deadlines: Entries for Cambridgeshire Harriers Hunt Club  and Larkhill Racing Club close with the P2PRC (online/telephone) on […]

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Chairman’s Diary

Chairman’s Diary

This weekend I went to Cornwall watching my son playing some rugby on Saturday in Camborne and then moving onto a well attended balmy Wadebridge on Sunday.   The North Cornwall Club meeting had a really high proportion of runners to entries on pretty well perfect ground. The racing was good  with runners from far […]

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Chairmans Diary

Chairmans Diary

Well we had a fairly easy ride into yesterday’s PPORC point to point at Barbury Castle – weather wise at least. We had a good entry and the going on the day was good to soft – basically great ground for this time of year. So no pre racing nerves at all for the organising […]

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5 Days to go until Barbury…

5 Days to go until Barbury…

Barbury will take place in 5 days time. Entries are out, and some exciting races are sure to take place. It will be the first of the Dodson and Horrell Novice Riders Qualifiers to take place this season, with the final at Garthorpe on the 8th May 2016. There are 26 entries. The 4,5 & […]

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Chairman’s Diary – At Cottenham

Chairman’s Diary – At Cottenham

Left a very blustery and wet Berkeley Vale at 8.30 and drove into Cottenham at 11. It was soon announced that Victoria Pendleton was riding at Black Forest Lodge but good racing was expected and good racing we got. We kicked off with a competitive PPORA members race over 2 1/2 miles which was won […]

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9 Days to go until Barbury Castle….

9 Days to go until Barbury Castle….

The PPORA point to point held at Barbury Castle is just nine days away. Is it in your diary?? Sunday 6th December. Don’t forget to enter your horse by Monday 30th November. All owners & riders must be members of the PPORA!! You have time to get your memberships, until Friday 4th December. Going is currently: Gates open […]

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Chairman’s Diary

Chairman’s Diary

Last Saturday I drove through the rain to the PPA Awards Dinner.This was really enjoyable. The food was a bit rubbish but a good time was had by all. Some people were a bit worse for wear! Had to present the Michael Connell Award with Heather Kemp , but a joy as it went to Tony […]

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Howden Point To Point Jockey Of The Month

Howden Point To Point Jockey Of The Month

The PPORA are delighted to announce Howdens have kindly agreed to sponsor a brand new Award – The PPORA Howden Jockey of the Month. At the end of each month, PPORA Committee members will be able to nominate a Jockey from their area. All nominations will be submitted into the PPORA Office. The winning Jockey […]

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Barrett Says Thanks Ahead Of Fundraiser

Ed Barrett, severely injured in a point-to-point fall in April, has spoken of his gratitude to fund raisers ahead of an Injured Jockeys Fund auction at Saturday’s National Point-to-Point Awards Dinner (November 14), compered by Luke Harvey. Barrett, 27, who was working as assistant trainer to Henry Daly when breaking his neck at a meeting […]

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