Grand Prix

About the Grand Prix

The Grand Prix series of races is a friendly competition among all members in good standing as of one day prior to the first race of the series. Members are automatically eligible, and points are received per race order of finish in five-year age groups, with one’s age as of October 31, 2021, determining age group for the season. The best 6 performances among the designated races will determine the standings for the awards, with a minimum of 3 races required to be eligible for an award.

2021 Grand Prix Races

Fort to Fort 10k – 4/11/21
Summer Sizzle - 6/20/21
Honor America Days - tdb*
Save Our Switchbacks – 8/15/21
Woodsmen 10k – tbd*
Tunnel to Towers, Utica – 8/22/21
Falling Leaves 14k – 9/26/21
Boilermaker 15k – 10/10/21
Skeleton Run – 10/17/21
Mad Mile – tbd*
Erie Canal Half – tbd*

Please note: *The event list is incomplete at this time but will be continually updated as Race Directors commit to dates for their races. To be considered for a Grand Prix award you but run these events in-person, no virtual entries will be considered.

 Must complete at least 3 events to qualify for Grand Prix Awards

 Highest 6 races to count towards your Grand Prix Awards

Scoring

– Minimum of 3 races to qualify for the Grand Prix awards.
– Best total for 6 races will be taken for your Grand Prix score.

1st place – 12 points
2nd place – 10 points
3rd place – 8 points
4th place – 7 points
5th place – 6 points
6th place – 5 points
7th place – 4 points
8th place – 3 points
9th place – 2 points
10th place – 1 point
11th place & higher – no points

Age Groups

There will be 13 age groups, Male & Female:
0 to 14
15 to 19
20 to 24
25 to 29
30 to 34
35 to 39
40 to 44
45 to 49
50 to 54
55 to 59
60 to 64
65 to 69
70 & Over.

Age group based on age as of 10/31/2021.