Grand Prix Series
Points will be awarded to the male/female finishers who are individual, junior, fulltime student or family members of the Manitoba Runners' Association. To compete for points and awards, members need to finish minimum of three of the GP series races. Must run in at least 3 races to qualify for points.
The first runner will receive 300 points for winning a Grand Prix Series race. Second place will receive 285 points, 3rd 275, 4th 265 and so on in 10 point decrements until the 15th place finisher who will receive 155 points. The 16th runner will receive 154 points and for all runners following, the points received will decrease by 1.
Prizes/Awards will be given to the winners of five year age categories at the end of the Series: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 and over. Age to be determined as of January 1, 2010. Points accumulated from all the Grand Prix races will be taken into account. Awards will be presented at a year end event in October.
Asics will donate two pairs of running shoes for each Grand Prix race. These donations are in addition to prizes provided by race directors.