Wincanton Racecourse

Wincanton Racecourse

Telephone: 01963 435840
Email: See General Enquiry form on their web site
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About Wincanton Racecourse

National hunt racecourse owned and run by The Jockey Club, the largest commercial group in British horse racing.

The web site includes a list of upcoming fixtures, dress code, directions and parking, racecourse map, spectator guide and places to stay around the area. It also includes details of venue hire for conferences & meetings, shows & exhibitions, weddings and private parties.

Free Bets on Wincanton Races

Course Details

National Hunt:

Right-handed, mainly flat. A fair test. Circuit 1 mile 3 furlongs.

Going Racing at Wincanton


The Racecourse is off the B3081 between Wincanton and Bruton, which in turn is sign posted from the A303.

Those travelling from the north, take the A37 until Shepton Mallet and then follow the A371 until Wincanton.

From the South it is sign posted off the A357.


The nearest station is Templecombe, which is four miles south of Wincanton. There is a raceday courtesy bus service that meets the train from Waterloo before racing and returns racegoers to the station after racing. Other stations located within 6 miles of Wincanton are Gillingham and Castle Cary.