Previous Winners

5km Handicap Winners & Placegetters

The 5km handicap competition commenced in 2014. Each month’s race is typically held on the fourth Friday of each month (January through November, inclusive). The winner, decided by cumulative point score across the race series, is announced at each year’s Christmas function.

Year Winner Points 2nd Place Points 3rd Place Points Series
2014 Joe Buttigieg 68 Yvonne Taylor 62 Dot Siepmann 58 July to November
2015 Garry Batcheldor 133 John Melnyczenko 131 David Miller 95 January to November
2016 John Petre 184 Ken Flarrety 99 Yvonne Taylor 84 January to November
2017 Tony Coles 137 Garry Page 105 Joe Butler 89 January to November
2018 Dennis Foale 154 Garry Page 114 Tony Coles 105 January to November
2019 Jeff Knapp 139 Joe Buttigieg 125 Ken Flarrety 102 January to November
2020 not held due to COVID-19

8km Handicap Winners & Placegetters

The 8km handicap competition commenced some time in the 20th Century. 2016 was the last year in which the 8km handicap was run. Each month’s race was typically held on the fourth Friday of each month (January through November, inclusive). The winner was decided by cumulative point score across the race series as noted in the table below.

Year Winner Points 2nd Place Points 3rd Place Points Series
1988 Dean Patterson unknown unknown January to May
1988 Rob Bates unknown unknown June to November
1989 John Caetan 116 Steve Vassallo 113.5 Rob Bates 74.5 January to May
1989 Jeff Knapp 124 John Caetan 116 Steve Vassallo 95 June to November
1990 John Caetan unknown unknown January to May
1990 Brian Bloomfield unknown unknown June to November
1991 Bob Sharp 107 Gordon Gibbons 100 Stan Boorer 92 June to November
1992 John Melnyczenko 102 Gordon Gibbons 90 Phil Mallit 62 January to May
1992 Paul Thompson 122 Gordon Gibbons 97 George McGrath 88 June to November
1993 Michael Rynn 97 Lex Gemmel 94.5 John Sheedy 76 January to May
1993 Vilis Gravitas 103 Alan Ross 98 Gordon Gibbons 94 June to November
1994 Phil Bowden 128 Alan Ross 93 Graham Taylor 73 January to May
1994 Barry McLoughlin 109 Graham Taylor 86 Vilis Gravitis 69 June to November
1995 Phil Bowden 82 Michael Hehir 80 Alan Ross 65 January to May
1995 Phil Bowden 96 John Storey 95 John Fauvette 90 June to November
1996 Garry Page 191 Phil Bowden 187 John Storey 164 January to November
1997 John Storey 160 Richard Bailey 155 Ross McNally 132 January to November
1998 Garry Page 195 Richard Bailey 187 John Storey 177 January to November
1999 Bob Amery 204 Ross McNally 146 Joe Butler 136 January to November
2000 Garry Page 178 John Storey 164.5 Kevin Forbes 160 January to November
2001 Dennis Williams 183 Richard Bailey 181 John Willcocks 179 January to November
2002 Steve Whelan 196 Bob Amery 165 John Storey 164 January to November
2003 John Willcocks 188 Simon Morton 157 Steve Whelan 156.5 January to November
2004 Phil Mallit 174 John Willcocks 170.5 Steve Whelan 169 January to November
2005 Brian Hutchins 192 Phil Mallit 189 Richard Bailey 54 January to November
2006 Kevin Forbes 137 John Storey 98 Bill Devlin 83 January to November
2007 Joe Butler 120 Bob Davidson 79 Phil Mallit & Andre Fryc 70 January to November
2008 Mark Ingram 125 Andre Fryc 108 Yvonne Taylor 99 January to November
2009 Dennis Williams 137 Mark Ingram 131 Dot Siepman 118 January to November
2010 Ivan Williams 55 Dennis Williams 54 Roger Marr 44 January to May
2010 Garry Batcheldor 86 Joe Buttigieg 76 Jack Dooley 58 June to November
2011 Jack Dooley 67 Joe Buttigieg 50 Dennis Williams 37 January to May
2011 Yvonne Taylor 81 Joe Buttigieg 69 David Manning 67 June to November
2012 Ivan Williams 82 Terry Rose 62 Bob Amery 50 January to May
2012 Ivan Williams 67 John Storey 57 Bob Davidson 51.5 June to November
2013 Dennis Williams 56 Roger Marr 55 Joe Buttigieg 37 January to May
2013 Garry Batcheldor 72 Dennis Williams 63 Robert Workum 44 June to November
2014 Garry Page 65 Ivan Williams 60 Bob Davidson 43 January to May
2014 Garry Page 93 Ken Flarrety 74 Chris Loughlin 43 June to November
2015 Dennis Wiliams 180 Joe Buttigieg 137 Andrew Richardson 123 January to November
2016 Tony Coles 168 Dennis Williams 129 Garry Page 93 January to November