Handicap Info 2017

Handicap League (2018 info. to follow)

This fun, competitive event is open to all Skipton Athletics Club members and is aimed at getting everyone involved.

There will be 12 races throughout 2017; four quarterly off-road races around Gargrave and eight monthly road races around Skipton. Both routes are approx 10k.

There is a staggered start according to each individual’s estimated/known 10k time, with the aim that all runners should finish close together – making for an exciting finish! Timings are adjusted accordingly to ensure fair play at all times.

Points are awarded for placings (30 for the first finisher then 29 for second etc). Your best eight placings count towards the final league placings when trophies/prizes are awarded for improvement as well as fastest times so it’s not just for the speediest runners!

1st Handicap – Thursday 23rd March – Skipton
2nd Handicap – Sunday 9th April – Gargrave
3rd Handicap – Thursday 27th April – Skipton
4th Handicap – Thursday 18th May – Skipton
5th Handicap – Sunday 18th June – Gargrave
6th Handicap – Thursday 20th July – Skipton
7th Handicap – Thursday 3rd August – Skipton
8th Handicap – Thursday 7th September – Skipton
9th Handicap – Sunday 24th September – Gargrave
10th Handicap – Thursday 12th October – Skipton
11th Handicap – Sunday 12th November – Gargrave
Final Handicap – Thursday 30th November – Skipton


2016 Handicap League

All results and standings can be found here:


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