Handicap Race

The Joyce Smith Memorial Rose Bowl & John Hearn Memorial Shield

The Handicap races are held on the First Sunday of every month and will start from 10.00am.

The distance will be 4.9 miles and the Summer handicap route will be used for every race until further notice.

Each group will consist of 6 people and they will be separated by gaps of a few minutes and the runners in each group by 10 secs.

Registration for the Handicaps is via the Wesham Website booking system and must be done no later than 6.00pm on the Friday before the race.

The Handicaps start at the Windmill on the top of Dowbridge, Kirkham.

The route is out into the countryside around Treales.
All Handicap races are suitably marshalled.
The last race of the Handicap Series is the Trophy Race.

Anyone wishing to qualify for the end of year Handicap Champions Race will need to have completed at least 4 races.

2 in the period September to February and 2 in the period March to August.

For those members who currently do not feel comfortable running with others, but wish to take part in the Handicap Race Series, please can you run the summer handicap route (please do not use any other route) on the day before or the afternoon of the actual race, and upload your evidence to Wesham Road Runners Strava group under the heading of ‘WRR Handicap Series’. This must be uploaded by 6.00 pm on the day of the race,  in order to count.

These rules comply with the current Government & EA guidance and are subject to change as and when necessary.

The Handicap route.

Trophy Winners                              Handicap Results Archive

Handicap results and starting times (Dates may be subject to change.)

DateFinish PositionsNet PositionsHandicap Co-ordinatorsHandicap Booking
6th September 2020Finish PositionsNet PositionsMarian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
4th October 2020Finish PositionsNet PositionsMarian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
1st November 2020Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
6th December 2020Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
3rd January 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
7th February 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
7th March 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
4th April 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
2nd May 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
6th June 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
4th July 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
1st August 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking
22nd August 2021Marian Rhead
Keith Rhead
Handicap Booking