Devon and Cornwall Point to Point Association are delighted to announce that Exeter Racecourse have continued their sponsorship for The Exeter Intermediate Hunter Steeple Chase Series again this season.
There are ten sponsored races between December and April 2014, the first race will be staged at Black Forest Lodge on the 1st December 2013, where the Black Forest Club gets the season underway. Entries close at 12 noon this Monday 25th November.
The races are open for horses four years old and upwards. Any horse aged five years old and upwards, which during the current season, has started in any of the ten Exeter Intermediate Point to Points will be eligible to enter in the three mile Exeter Intermediate Hunter Chase Final to be held at Exeter Racecourse on Tuesday 6th May (Evening Meeting) which was won last year by Vicky Wade riding KING OF ALCATRAZ. The winning horse of each of the ten races (with the exception of a four year old) will be eligible for the £7,000 three mile one and a half furlong Connolly’s Red Mills Intermediate Point to Point Championship HC on Wednesday 30th April 2014 at Cheltenham.
Owners and trainers are encouraged to support the generous sponsorship of Exeter Racecourse, with the other participating Hunts hosting a qualifying race being Tiverton, Western, South Pool, East Devon, Dulverton, Lamerton, East Cornwall, Spooners & West Dartmoor and Eggesford.
Exeter Intermediate Hunter Steeple Chase Series races
|1st Dec 2013||Black Forest Club||Black Forest Lodge|
|19th Jan 2014||Tiverton||Chipley Park|
|8th Feb 2014||Western||Wadebridge|
|16th Feb 2014||South Pool||Buckfastleigh|
|1st Mar 2014||East Devon||Bishops Court|
|9th Mar 2014||Dulverton Farmers||Treborough Hill|
|23rd Mar 2014||Lamerton||Kilworthy|
|30th Mar 2014||East Cornwall||Great Trethew|
|6th April 2014||Spooners & West Dartmoor||Cherrybrook|
|13th Apr 2014||Eggesford||Upcott Cross|