There's lots for kids to do at Andoversford, starting with the racing.

Prefacing our Point-to-Point races, we're introducing up to three pony races for children aged 9-16. This is a great opportunity for children of all ages to be inspired by their contemporaries already learning how to become jockeys. The leading lights among pony racing jockeys have subsequently made careers in the real thing, like champion Flat apprentice of 2015 Tom Marquand. 

For younger children, there's go-carting, a bouncy castle, and a couple of performances by Mr Punch & his wife Judy. 

There's also a parade of hounds during the afternoon, a great opportunity to come and see the Cotswold Foxhounds, who are all very friendly!

Event details

When?

 

 Sunday April 7th 2019

First Steeplechase 2pm, Gates open 11am

Where?

6m SE Cheltenham, nr junction of A40 and A436 (Exit 11A, M5)

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