Barbury Castle hosts Vine & Craven Hunt Point-to-Point

19th February 2012
The Vine & Craven Hunt Point-to-Point first meet of 2012, went ahead today, after the cancellation last Sunday due to frost effected grounds at The Fullers Barbury Racecourse.

With the going good, and sun shining though cold, chilled by the wind, it was a shame more supporters were not in attendance today at this picturesque venue.

Full results as follows:

Race 1:
1st That''s Rhythm
2nd Ravethebrave
3rd Ice Tea
4th Victory Parade

Race 2: 1st Brody Bleu
2nd BallyDaily
3rd Rosey Brook

Race 3: 1st Offshore Account
2nd Up There
3rd Jaynes Crusader
4th Darkness

Race 4: 1st The Magherally Man
2nd Beau Viveur
3rd Mersey
4th Buffalo Stampede

Race 5: 1st Ocean Club
2nd Peyekashe
3rd Highly Elaborate

Race 6: 1st Dinnie O
2nd Heathyards Flyer
3rd Mention Me
4th Bright Decision

Race 7: 1st Artic Fire
2nd Droppy''s
3rd Ovthenight



Race 1: Victory Parade soaring high.




Race 1: Winner That's Rhythm




Race 2: Winner Brody Bleu




Race 2: Third placed Rosey Brook




Race 3: Eventual winner Offshore Account making its way to the start line.




Race 3: Waiting for starters orders.




Race 4: First placed Magherally Man




Race 5: Third place Highly Elaborate being lead out.




Race 5: Peyekashe races to finish line to finish 2nd.




Race 5: Winner Ocean Club taking the last fence.




Race 6: Dinnie O in parade ring




Race 6: Heathyards Flyer on its way to 2nd place




Race 6: Dinnie O clears the last fence to take 1st place




Race 7: Artic Fire on its way to victory.




Race 7: 2nd placed Droppy's




Left to right: Artic Fire owner Mr Craig Pilgrim, Rider Rachel King receiving prizes from Vine & Craven Hunt Chairman Richard Fuller.




Final results




One of the many so important hunt supporters hard at work.


Results from the preceding Pony races were as follows:

Pony Races

138cm 1. Sparky Boy ll - F. Meehan,
2. Renaissance - S Burton

148cm 1. Tarka Two - J Hughes,
2. Heavenly Rose - C Deutsch
3. Churchtown Black Knight - O Sangster