The Rockland County Grand Prix will recognize and reward the top runners in the county based on varied distances and terrains. Three qualified RRR Races and two qualified NYRR Races will be counted towards the total Grand Prix score.
Rules and Scoring
To qualify, the runner must complete the following within the calendar year:
- Must be a current RRR Member
- Must volunteer for one RRR activity
- Best 3 out of 4 official RRR races are scored
- Best 2 out of 9 NYRR Team Scored events (MUST be registered as Team RRR with NYRR)
Points are given based on finishing times based on the top male and female times in each category of the race. Top male and female score 100 points. For other places, a discount factor is applied as 100-(finish time – Winning time)/(Winning time)*100.
Winning time = 18:30
John Doe’s time = 22:15
Winner gets 100 points
John Doe gets:
100 – 3.75/18.5 * 100 =>
100 – .2027*100 =>
Please direct any questions to email@example.com
The Grand Prix Leaderboard is maintained in a Google Doc with full transparency and is updated soon after each race. Check the Leaderboard frequently to see where you stand!
Scoring will be based on the following categories for top Male and Female:
- OPEN: Ages 18-39
- MASTERS: Ages 40-59
- SENIOR: Ages 60+
Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd male and female in each category. Amount to be determined.
The Qualified Races For The 2016 Grand Prix Are:
|Sunday, March 6||Washington Heights||Salsa, Blues, and Shamrocks 5K|
|Sunday, March 13||Rockland Lake||Bill Fortune 10K|
|Saturday, April 2||Central Park||Scotland Run 10K|
|Sunday, April 17||Rockland Lake||Hook Half Marathon|
|Saturday, May 21||Brooklyn||Brooklyn Half Marathon|
|Sunday, June 5||Central Park||Retro 4-Miler|
|Saturday, June 25||Manhattan||FRNY Pride Run 5M|
|Saturday, July 30||Central Park||NYRR Championship 5 Miler DOUBLE POINTS!|
|Sunday, September 11||South Nyack||South Nyack 10 Miler|
|Date TBD||Manhattan||Percy Sutton Harlem 5K|
|Date TBD||Bronx||Bronx 10 Miler|
|Sunday, October 9||Staten Island||Staten Island Half Marathon|
|Sunday, November 6||5 boroughs||TCS New York City Marathon|
|Thursday, November 24||Rockland Lake||5 Mile Turkey Trot|
|Saturday, December 10||Manhattan||Ted Corbitt Classic 15K|
*Please note: If any race includes multiple distances, ONLY the distance listed will count toward scoring!