10 Apr 2013 Pre-2014 Releases

Following a season where abandonments have again been prevalent and with current entry and declaration levels high, the British Horseracing Authority (BHA) is pleased to announce an additional fixture which will take place this Sunday 14th April, at Wincanton Racecourse.

The seven race card will close at noon on Thursday 11th April , with declarations to run made by 10 a.m. on Friday 12th April.

All races are free to enter and the ground is currently described as Good to Firm, Good in places, but with heavy rain forecast tonight and showers on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

This additional fixture will be the first of a planned four additional Sunday Jump fixtures. Dates for the remainder are 21st April , 28th April and 12th May. Venues and race conditions for those fixtures will be announced in due course.

The BHA is grateful to the Levy Board and Wincanton Racecourse for their help in staging this fixture.

The race times and running order for Wincanton on Sunday are as follows:

2:10 03336 The Bathwick Tyres Salisbury Maiden Hurdle Race (Class 5)
2:40 03334 The Bathwick Tyres Taunton Novices’ Hurdle Race (Class 4)
3:10 03332 The Bathwick Tyres Yeovil Novices’ Steeple Chase (Class 4)
3:45 03335 The Bathwick Tyres Bath Novices’ Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 4)
4:20 03333 The Bathwick Tyres Bridgwater Handicap Hurdle Race (Class 4)
4:50 03331 The Bathwick Tyres Midsomer Norton Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 2)
5:20 03337 The Bathwick Tyres Dorchester Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race (Class 6)

Full race conditions are available on the BHA’s Racing Administration website under Fixtures and Races.