Category Archives: Summer Handicap Series

July Results

It must have been the rain, but fewer than half of the recent number took part in this month’s race. Glad to see Ed making a reappearance, looking very trim, and his devastating final kick to hold off Rob G … Continue reading

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July Start List

Tuesday 11th July is the date for the next round. Some people will have completed 5 races after this one and the series is decided on the summation of your best five positions – giving the chance to drop your … Continue reading

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June Handicap Results

Bright and cheerful this evening in sunshine and 17C without wind, unlike at the weekend when so  many of the people running and spectating here were engaged in really serious competition in wind and rain. But another day, another race. … Continue reading

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June Handicap Start List

The points competition will become clearer after this one. Some adjustments to the start list reflect remarkable improvements being made by new members, and interesting progress by some old ones too! The tactical decisions about how much effort to put … Continue reading

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May Handicap Results

A record turnout by a long way – 33 runners and at least half a dozen spectators! Perfect goldilocks weather -12 degrees C and little wind. It was terrifying standing on the finishing line facing the charging masses coming down … Continue reading

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May Handicap Start List

No obvious front runner for the championship – which is as it should be. Adjustments to last month mean it should be tighter over the line. Keep the 2nd Tuesday in May free for this one. Actually that is May … Continue reading

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Noel Morris Memorial Handicap – April Results

Those expecting a nice warm evening like us officials were disappointed. Very cold in the north westerly wind despite the bright sunshine. It has been dry most of the last week but some managed to find heavy mud due to … Continue reading

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Handicap Start List Second Tuesday in April

Hopefully drier and warmer than the first event. Might well be closer coming down the finishing straight too.  We also have the possibility of trying out the new club timing display. 6.30pm Rachel, Vicky, Diane, Bronwen, Joanne, Jess 6.33pm Ruth, … Continue reading

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March 2017 Handicap Results

Astonishing numbers turned up to start this season’s first handicap race in the worst weather of the year (so far!). I didn’t really expect more than a dozen hardy souls (betting on four being of the Baugh persuasion) and was … Continue reading

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