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In The Dark Handicap

IN THE DARK HANDICAPWe had a great turnout tonight for our wee Westies jaunt up a snow-shortened course in the Kilpatricks. Don Reid enjoyed his first (and hopefully not only) victory as a V60, coming home a good 20secs clear of Ian Thurlbeck…

In the Dark Handicap

2nd March 2011Results | Route13 Westies turned out for the annual In the Dark Handicap at Clachan of Campsie.First back, and fastest lady was Paula Cowan. Last back was Alasdair Miller who unfortunately arrived late and missed Drew's brief describing…

In The Dark Handicap

Another lovely sunny afternoon didn't bode well for our annual classic of 'In the Dark' handicap race but some deity up above saw fit to start drawing the grey clouds closer to the Campsies and sure enough, by 6pm it was pissing down over the…

In The Dark Handicap

The In The Dark handicap seemed brighter than normal this year. Perhaps it was because Cap'n Chris had relented on his 'no torches' policy, perhaps it was the twinkling stars in the clear wintery sky, perhaps the snow scattered lightly across…

In the Dark Handicap

1987Grand Introductory Club Handicap RaceAn interesting course. Flat with very little chance of getting lost, unless you went round the hut.name handicap actual timed position 1 Helen Macpherson 34.29 33.49 7 2 Isabel Coombs 35.15 35.15 8 3…

In The Dark Handicap, Wednesday 2nd March 2005

I think it's only fair that one of the participants writes up a report on this? After all, there were the usual Westies capers, including dodgy handicapping, late starters, the navigationally challenged, runaway winner by someone who just co-incidentally…

In the Dark Handicap

Bump in the Night Handicap! 3rd March 1999 Wet, cold, cold, cold, wet. Yes it was the Lennox castle sponsored 'in the very dark' looney run once again! Times were dished out with the wild abandon and we were off. (At this point it is perhaps…

In the Dark Handicap

Gary gallops through gale to seize first place in the in-the-dark-handicap last night. An aptly named event as most of us were well and truly handicapped by howling winds, lashing rain, and a wall of sheer mud. So what is new? Gary was first…

In the Dark Handicap

1994 Condition were absolutely ideal: bright sunshine, very dry underfoot, couldn't be better (except for Sandy). Competition was generally good (except for Sandy). Handicaps were very close and fair (except for Sandy). Marks for trying were…