Bedale Point to Point preview and ground

The Hornby Castle track was passed fit for racing by official inspector David Smith on Thursday. The ground is still soft and the marquees are up! Click here for the preview of Saturday’s point to point at Hornby Castle, via Pointing in Yorkshire.

Going update

The track at Hornby Castle was judged to be “Good to Soft, Soft in Places” by Clerk of the Course David Ford on Sunday 8th April.

Going Update for 14th April

The ground at Hornby Castle was considered by Clerk of the Course David Ford to be soft, good to soft in places on Tuesday 3rd April. David Ford commented, “Fortunately the Hornby Castle parkland is very free-draining and a couple of drying days could see the ground approaching good by the 14th. At least we should not need to water!” […] Continue Reading

£1000 for both Mens’ and Ladies’ Open Races, plus a Novice Riders’ Qualifier

The Bedale Point to Point will once again offer generous prize money of £1000 for both Open Races on 14th April. The George F. White Mens’ Open Race will be run as usual over an extended three miles at Hornby Castle’s slightly undulating, galloping track, while following the success of last year’s initiative, the Silk Family Law Ladies’ Open Race […] Continue Reading

The Big Screen is back for live Grand National coverage!

Spectators at Hornby Castle on 14th April will once again enjoy two race meetings for the price of one thanks to the McClarrons Big Screen. The giant screen has become a popular fixture at the Bedale meeting, offering live broadcasts of the day’s point to point racing before several hundreds of fans crowd around the screen in a festive atmosphere […] Continue Reading

Bon Coeur Hornby Challenge Ride – entries are open!

The  Bon Coeur Hornby Challenge Ride offers an unique opportunity for riders to experience the thrill of tackling the Hornby Castle fences and has quickly become a popular attraction  at the Bedale Hunt Point to Point. Full details of the ride conditions are below. Date Saturday  14 April 2018 The Course The Challenge will take place over approx. 1.5 circuits […] Continue Reading

For Sale – portable steeplechase fences

For Sale 27 sections of portable steeplechase fences which would be ideal for schooling. Please contact Clerk of the Course David Ford on 07800 600 370

VIP Hospitality Packages Available

Enjoy a day in VIP surroundings at the Bedale Point to Point with an exclusive hospitality ticket. Priced at £75, these tickets include entry to the course and seating in the popular hospitality marquee close to the parade ring. A free bar and  lunch buffet are provided for guests, followed by afternoon tea. Tickets are limited and must be pre-booked, […] Continue Reading

Jockey-Cam video of the George F. White Mens’ Open Race

Local Bedale rider Christy Furness wore a jockey-cam aboard Rosie du Berlais in the George F. White Mens’ Open. Experience the thrill of riding round the Hornby Castle course with this exclusive footage.