2015 Grand Prix Rules and Guidelines (subj. to change)
Grand Prix Series consists of the Races identified above to the extent those events are held.
Best 5 races count toward scoring – Must race a minimum of 4 races to qualify for an award.
May enter the Grand Prix at any point ONCE YOUR PAID MEMBERSHIP HAS BEEN RECEIVED. No retro scoring will be allowed.
Age will be determined by the competitor's age on January 1, 2015.
Once a race's results have been posted, members will have two weeks to notify committee of any errors. After two weeks, results will be considered final.
At least Top 5 overall male and female
At least Top 3 in the following age groups: Youth (19 and under); Open (20-29); Open (30-39);
Master (40-49); Grandmaster (50-59); Super Master (60-69); Super Grandmaster(70 and over)
Overall and Age Group scores are determined by the distance of the featured race as follows:
5K and 8K - 10 pt. max/5 pt. min (30 overall max/5 min)
10K and 15K - 11 pt. max/6 pt. min (31 overall max/6 min)
Half and full marathon - 12 pt. max/7 min (32 overall/7 min)
Example: Age Group Points in the Marathon based on top 12 finishers/members with first place receiving
12 points, second place receiving 11 points, etc. After 8 points is awarded, those following will receive 7 points. Overall score in the Marathon based on the top 32 finishers/members with first
place receiving 32 points, second place receiving 31 points, etc.