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Denby Dash Junior Races 2024

26 Aug 2024

Upper Denby, Huddersfield
Starts: 10:30
Distance: 1 or 2 Miles
Entry Fee: £3.00

Will it be the Denby Gallop (6-8 years) or the Pirate Ship Challenge (9-16 years)?

Choice of 2 junior races to accompany the senior Denby Dash (see separate on-line entry). Denby Gallop - for children aged 6 - 8 years (under 6, if accompanied by an adult). A 1 mile scenic loop on tracks and fields with a steep 140ft climb followed by a fast gallop home. Pirate Ship Challenge - for children aged 9 years and over. A 2 mile course over fields and conservation land with a challenging 240ft climb up to the pirate ship before a fast return route home. Race routes are marked and well marshalled. Ice cream kindly provided by Yummy Yorkshire for all finishers. Prizes for 1st, 2nd & 3rd girl and boy in each race; also U11, U13 & U17 prizes for the Pirate ship challenge. Live music and refreshment stalls back at The George Inn - fun for all the family on a Bank Holiday Monday! NB. Pre-entries close Sat 24th August at 8pm - juniors also welcome to enter on the day.


Denby Village Conservation Group

c/o The George Inn
Upper Denby
Anne Middleton
07455 015427


1 or 2 Miles
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Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Race licence:
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Water stations
  • Toilets
  • No distance markers
  • No changing facilities
  • No showers
  • No baggage store
Race HQ:
The George Inn, Upper Denby, Huddersfield, HD8 8UE

Free parking - at Pinfold depot HD8 8TY, 7-8 mins walk away. Toilets available at The George Inn. Registration: 9.30 - 10.15am at The George Inn. Safety briefing at 10.25am.

Entries are non-refundable. Transfers will be accepted up until 24th August 2024.

Entry Fees

The prices below include race fees, card charges and admin; there are no hidden extras.

Pirate Ship Challenge - 2 miles£3.00
Denby Gallop - 1 mile£3.00

Assuming this event does not sell out, entry on the day will be available at no additional cost.
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