2017 Fall Grand Prix Series

Run 4 races of varying distances & earn points for the Grand Prix Awards & bragging rights

A 10k race in August, a 5k in September, a 5k in October and the grand finale is a 5k road race in November in Sanford. The Final Mile Grand Prix Race Series continues!

$10 to join the Grand Prix entitles you to participate in the series, earning points for your results at each race and making you eligible for prizes at the Series Finale in November. Your entry also gets you the official Final Mile Grand Prix Tech Shirt. Tech shirts will be handed out at the first race of the series in August. You can pay for ALL races at a bulk discount when you sign up. $90 gets you in the GPX and ALL races.

 

Register online: Click HERE

Paper Registration: GPX registration

 

August 26, 2017 6:45am:  Stone Island 10k (the 5k is NOT included in the series) FINISHER’S MEDAL!

September 17, 2017 7:00am: Back the Blue 5k  FINISHER’S MEDAL!

October 21, 2017 7:30am: Rett’s Run 5k  

November 11, 2017 7:00am: Peace Love Cure 5k FINISHER’S MEDAL!

 

GRAND PRIX Benefits

Only $10 to register and be eligible for the awards and all the benefits below

  • Grand Prix Finisher’s Medal upon successful completion of all 4 races
  • 4 professionally chip-timed and professionally managed races
  • 3 of 4 the Grand Prix races include their own Finisher’s Medal
  • Raising money for community organizations
  • Grand Prix gender specific tech shirt included
  • VIP Tent at each race includes gear check, coffee, pre and post-race treats and special amenities
  • Drawings at each race for gift cards and prizes exclusively for Grand Prix runners
  • Earn points for the Grand Prix awards to be given out at the 4th race in Sanford on November 11th
  • Unlimited beer at races where beer is offered to participants – be responsible
  • Grand Prix race bib with race number unchanging for all races
  • VIP Goody Bag given at 1 st race in Stone Island on August 26th
  • Grand Prix standings posted on www.FinalMileRaceManagement.com immediately following each race

GRAND PRIX Rules

Awards are handed out to the Overall Winner for male and female, Overall Masters for male and female as well as 1 st place in the following age groups:

17 and under, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+

(These are subject to change dependent on registrants age – we will change to 5-year age groups when deemed necessary)

*Your age group is the age you are for the first race on August 26, 2017
*In case of a tie, the runner with the BEST RESULT at the Rett’s Run on October 21 st will prevail

Points are earned according to standings at each of the 4 races in the Fall series

  • 1 st place overall = 100 points
  • 1 st place masters = 50 points
  • Age Group 1 st = 25 points
  • Age Group 2 nd = 10 points
  • Age Group 3 rd =5 points
  • No placement in race, but successful completion = 1 point

You may sign up for the Grand Prix at any time prior to the start of the first race on August 26, 2017 at Stone Island

Independent registration links can be found at www.FinalMileRaceManagement.com