Eyton Races – South Shropshire Hunt Point-to-Point


  • 12-10-2020 to 30-11--0001
  • 11:00 - 17:30
  • www.eyton-races.com
  • £10 per person, free for children under 12
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To celebrate the 90th anniversary of Eyton Races the organisers are proud to announce that last year’s amazing Grand National winner, Neptune Collonges will be parading at the South Shropshire Point-to-Point on Easter Monday.
In addition to the opportunity to see a racing legend on 1st April, the event consists of a number of different races, including the Hunt Race, the 2.5 Mile Maiden, the Men’s Open and Ladies Open. As always at Eyton race meetings, bets can be placed with a host of on-site bookmakers.
Phil Jones, Chairman of the Eyton Races Organising Committee commented, “We wanted to make our 90th anniversary really special and we are delighted that such a famous horse as the wonderful Nepture Collonges will be present. We hope that, whatever the weather, we get a large turnout to celebrate this historic anniversary and to enjoy the fun of Eyton.”
The annual South Shropshire Point-to-Point at Eyton is a great day out for all the family. As well as the excitement of the races, there is a fairground and licensed trade stands, offering delicious locally produced food and a range of other goods from local suppliers.
Point-to-Point at Eyton is an amateur form of steeple chasing, set in a beautiful location, with panoramic views of Wenlock Edge.
The gate opens at 11am, with the first race taking place at 1pm and the last race at 4.40pm. Admission is £10 per person and free for under 12s. Car parking is free.
For further information about the races, visit www.eytonraces.com or telephone Jessica Scott on 07720883284 or email Jessica@harnageestates.co.uk