Point to Point Racing in Yorkshire
The 2021 Fixture List has now been published in part, with the months from January to April confirmed and the majority of the fixtures through the remainder of the year scheduled, but subject to change.
Point to Point Fixtures in Yorkshire
|Yorkshire Area Club (YAC)||Askham Bryan College|
|Badsworth & Bramham Moor||Askham Bryan College|
|Yorkshire Jockeys Club||Charm Park|
|York & Ainsty/Bilsdale||Easingwold|
|Pendle Forest & Craven||Heslaker|
Yorkshire Races News
Changes to horse qualification conditions for St James’s Place Foxhunter Challenge Cup Open Hunters’ Chase & Randox Foxhunters' Open Hunters' Chase
The British Horseracing Authority (BHA), together with Cheltenham and Aintree, has today confirmed changes to the race conditions for the St James’s Place Foxhunter Challenge Cup Open Hunters’ Chase at The Festival™ and the Randox Foxhunters' Open Hunters' Chase at the Randox Grand National Festival for 2021.
Tattersalls Ireland announce sponsorship package for 2021 Spring point-to-point fixtures
Pointing to pause again
The Goffs UK January Sale at Doncaster (26 – 27 January) is the first sale of 2021 and once again will feature the highly successful P2P/Form Horse Session which sold horses up to £370,000 in 2020.
Goffs and Tattersalls have worked together to agree further revisions to the Point-To-Point (“P2P”) Sales program that enables all participants to take part in both sales before the end of the year
Thoroughbred Industries Brexit Steering Group: avoid horse movements to EU in first two weeks of January
The Thoroughbred Industries Brexit Steering Group, which leads horse racing’s preparations for the UK’s departure from the EU, has today advised members of the industry not to move horses to and from the EU unless absolutely necessary for at least the first two weeks of 2021.
Sadly, it is confirmed that the government lockdown includes point to pointing, and we will have to halt until further notice.
I know this will be a severe disappointment to many of you, particularly after such an excellent start to the season.