Category Archives: Johnson’s Handicap

Johnson’s Records before 2019 race

With the enclosure of the ditch in the Leisure Centre fields the course is back to pre 2017 length – pretty much exactly 6 miles. The original 1992 course started at the front of the LC where the present pedestrian … Continue reading

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Johnson’s Monument Handicap Race Sunday 15th December

Rob Parry in charge – 10 a.m. start. More people than expected have shown an interest. Theoretically some of the small groups could be split up  with 30 seconds between individuals, which I would do for the shorter summer handicap, … Continue reading

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Weekly round up 19.12.18

Tracey Williams makes an epic comeback winning the Denbigh Harriers Johnson’s Monument 10k Club Handicap Race This weekend saw the Denbigh Harriers annual Johnson’s Monument 10k Club Handicap Race. Not quite midwinter and not quite as cold (6C) or wet … Continue reading

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Johnson’s Handicap Results December 2018

Not quite midwinter and not quite as cold (6C) or wet as expected given the high wind and rainfall yesterday. Mud was definitely on the ground but not as thick as last year, so altogether one of the better years … Continue reading

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December 2018 Johnson’s Start List

Sunday December 16th from the LC. The classic 6 miles (give or take a bit depending on any unexpected obstacles) starting on Ystrad Road, taking in Sparrow’s Field, Johnson’s Cottage (more than derelict), Johnson’s Monument, and Mr. McGregor’s Garden wall. … Continue reading

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Weekend round up 12.03.18

5k to 52 miles – a weekend with something for every Harrier. Longest run of the weekend honour goes to Brett Jones who completed the gruelling 52 mile Chester Ultra 50 in 9 hours 9 mins to finish in 13th … Continue reading

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The official 2017 Johnson’s Results. (March 2018)

Every bit as energy-sappingly muddy underfoot as expected, but otherwise no wind and not cold at nearly 10C. Would have been much tougher if it had been raining! Possibly everybody was aware that it would be tough and only the … Continue reading

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Not the Johnson’s after all.

Weather not quite as bad as predicted. Main roads and LC carpark clear enough to get in which made a huge difference. Somewhere to dump the kit – although the LC was open. Even so, zero degrees C and steady … Continue reading

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Johnson’s Handicap Start List 2018 (postponed from 2017)

Sunday 11th March 2018 – Revised date after previous arrangements in December 2017 were wiped out by blizzard. Compiling this list is an evolving programme, there being so many new runners that there will be a lot of changes over … Continue reading

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Article in Y Bigwn

Menai Baugh was asked to write an article for the local Papur Bro about the family and running but decided to write an article to celebrate Denbigh Harrier’s 25th Anniversary. Below is a PDF version of the article. DH-Y_Bigwn_1-17

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