ADDRESS: Fontwell Park Racecourse, Nr Arundel, West Sussex BN18 0SX TEL: (01243) 543335 WEBSITE:www.fontwellpark.co.uk
OFFICIALS AT FONTWELL RACECOURSE General Manager: Phil Bell Clerk of the Course: Edward Arkell
- cell (07977) 587713
Fontwell Park Racecourse has a unique figure of eight track adds to the excitement of Jump Racing. It is located on the A27 between the towns of Arundel and Chichester, approximately 62 miles from London, 26 miles from Portsmouth and 38 miles from Southampton.
HOW TO GET TO FONTWELL RACECOURSE
Fontwell Park Racecourse is situated on the A27/A29 roundabout between Chichester and Arundel. Access to the main car park on racedays is from Fontwell Avenue (A29 towards Bognor Regis), the entrance is 400 yards from the roundabout on the right hand side.
By rail: The nearest station is Barnham. Trains run regularly from London Victoria, Portsmouth, Brighton, Barnham, Winchester and Southampton. Arundel Station is also just three miles from the track. On racedays, a shuttle bus service runs between Barnham station and the racecourse (£2 return), starting from 2 hours prior to the first race and returning immediately after the last.
By air: With prior permission, helicopters can land on the course on racedays. Light aircraft can land by arrangement with either Goodwood Airfield (01243 755061) or Shoreham Airport (01273 296900).
ADMISSION TO FONTWELL RACECOURSE
Grandstand & Paddock: From £10-15. All children 16 and under and admitted free of charge when accompanied by a paying adult. Car Park: Main car park is free of charge, Centre Course Picnic Car Park £5 plus admission.
LEADING TRAINERS / JOCKEYS AT FONTWELL RACECOURSE
Trainers : G Moore, B Powell, P Hobbs Jockeys : A Thornton, P Hide, L Aspell, A P Mcoy, J Tizzard
THURSDAY 28 AUGUST 2014 - First Race:2:10 pm (Jumps)
SUNDAY 7 SEPTEMBER 2014 FAMILY FUN CHARITY RACEDAY First Race:2:10 pm (Jumps)
FRIDAY 3 OCTOBER 2014 FULLER'S RACEDAY First Race:2:10 pm (Jumps)
SATURDAY 4 OCTOBER 2014 THE SOUTHERN WATER ARMED FORCES RACEDAY First Race:2:10 pm (Jumps)
WEDNESDAY 22 OCTOBER 2014 ARUN DISTRICT/ CHAIRMANS CHARITY RACEDAY First Race:2:25 pm
FRIDAY 7 NOVEMBER 2014 WINNER PLANT HIRE RACEDAY First Race:1:10 pm (Jumps)
SUNDAY 16 NOVEMBER 2014 TOTEPOOL SOUTHERN NATIONAL RACEDAY First Race:12:45 pm (Jumps)
WEDNESDAY 26 NOVEMBER 2014 BUSINESS NETWORKING RACEDAY First Race:12:40 pm (Jumps)
TUESDAY 9 DECEMBER 2014 CHRISTMAS PARTY RACEDAY First Race:12:40 pm (Jumps)
FRIDAY 26 DECEMBER 2014 BOXING DAY RACEDAY - FEATURE RACEDAY First Race:12:20 pm (Jumps)
The Fontwell Hurdle Course (left) is an undulating left-handed oval of approximately 1 mile
The Fontwell Steeplechase Course (left) is a figure of eight with a slight bend on the run-in.
Fontwell Racecourse factsheet 2014 Details of horse racing course at Fontwell