You must OPT IN to be eligible to earn points for the 2023 racing season. You can sign up anytime of the year. Once enrolled, you will start earning points. Points are not retroactive.
Anyone who participates in this racing series will be placed in their respective age group based on their actual age on January 1, 2023. Whatever your age is on January 1, 2023 is your Racing Series age group for the ENTIRE 2023 racing year. This rule only applies to the scoring of the racing series. It does not affect any age group awards that are handed out on race day.
If the overall winner is over 40, then the fastest male/female runner under 40 will receive 8 points instead of 6.
Only MTC club members in good standing will be awarded points.
If there is a tie in the final standings, then so be it. There will be no tiebreaker applied. Racing Series point totals will be posted on the MTC website. It is the responsibility of each club member to check their points and report any discrepancies.
Awards will be presented at the annual MTC Awards Banquet in January.
Racing Series includes 5 year age groups starting with the 0-19 yr. old’s. Master, Grandmaster, Senior Grandmaster and Veteran Grandmaster winners will be pulled from the age groups and awarded separately. The youth category is not eligible to take overall
Racing Series Points will be awarded as follows:
10 pts Overall male and female
8 pts Master male and female (age +40)
8 pts Grand Master male and female (age +50)
8 pts Senior Master male and female (age +60)
8 pts Veteran Master male and female (age 70+)
6 pts 1st place in age group
4 pts 2nd place in age group
3 pts 3rd place in age group
2 pts completing the race
MTC/New Balance Racing Series for 2023 (as of January 1, 2023)
The 2023 Racing Series (fall races will be announced in the Spring)
RACE #1: Andrew Monroe Memorial 5K (January 8th)
RACE #2: Run for the Turtles (April 1st)
RACE #3: Python Run 5K (April 15th)
RACE #4: SUP & RUN 5K (May 6th)