Category Archives: Johnson’s Handicap

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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Johnson’s Handicap Race 2016 Results

The best conditions for some time – no wind, about 8C and only just wet enough to make it interesting – and even a bit of sun! Brilliant job done by Duncan on the timing, and Jess on the finishing … Continue reading

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Johnson’s Age Group Best Performances

Updated for 2018: – To add some interest and in remembrance of great results in the past, these are the times to chase in future. Occasionally impenetrable fences appear and necessitate slight deviations as in 2009 and 2010 which probably … Continue reading

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Johnson’s is approaching!

Not in competition with something else which is occurring the week after, but just a reminder that the main event of the year is on Sunday at the Leisure Centre at 10am with lunch afterwards at Llanrhaeadr Chapel.

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