The Final Mile Spring Grand Prix Series for 2017
A 10k race in January, a 5k race in February, Half Marathon in March, and the grand finale is a 5k road race in April in Lake Mary. The Final Mile Grand Prix Race Series continues! All four (4) races are charitable events giving back to wonderful community groups and organizations we can all get behind.
$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 April. Your entry also gets you the official Final Mile Grand Prix Shirt. Shirts will be handed out at the second race of the series on February 11th.
January 8, 2017 8:00am:
Soaring Soles 10k benefiting the DeBary Volunteer Fire Association. EVERY Finisher receives a Finisher’s Medal! Can also be run Virtually
February 11, 2017 7:30am:
Deltona’s Love Your Heart 5k benefiting the American Heart Association. EVERY Finisher receives a Custom Finisher’s Medal!
March 5, 2017 7:15am:
Swamp House Half Marathon (the 5k is NOT included in the series) benefiting the West Volusia Runners, Inc. EVERY Finisher of the Half receives a Custom Finisher’s Medal! (THIS RACE MUST BE REGISTERED FOR SEPARATELY) Can also be run Virtually
April 22, 2017:
Be a Trailblazer 5k benefiting two incredible Lake Mary Charities!
Event Details: Only $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 April. Your entry also gets you the official Final Mile Grand Prix Tech Shirt. Tech shirts will be handed out at the second race of the series on February 11th at Deltona’s Love Your Heart 5k at Deltona Middle School.
You can also opt to Register for 3 of the 4 races at once for a discounted price of only $20 per race ($70.00 total includes Grand Prix)
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
Raising money for community and charity organizations
Grand Prix Long Sleeve tech shirt included
VIP Tent at each race includes gear check, coffee, pre and post-race treats and special amenities
Earn points for the Grand Prix awards to be given out at the final race in Lake Mary on April 22nd
Unlimited beer, while supplies last, at races where beer is offered to participants, must be 21 years of age or older – Please drink responsibly!
Grand Prix race bib with race number unchanging for all 3 of 4 races
VIP Goody Bag given at 1st race in DeBary on January 8th
Grand Prix standings posted 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 1st place in the following age groups:
17 and under, 18-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70+
*Your age group is the age you are for the first race on January 8, 2017
Points are earned according to standings at each of the 4 races in the Spring series
1st place overall = 100 points 1st place masters = 50 points
Age Group 1st = 25 points Age Group 2nd = 10 points Age Group 3rd = 5 points
No placement in race, but successful completion or Virtual = 1 point
Tie Breaker Race is the BEST Performance at the Finale Race on April 22nd in Lake Mary.
Online: Click HERE
Paper for mailing by 1/2/2017: registration
The deadline to sign up for the Grand Prix is race morning of the opener on January 8, 2017. Swamp House Half Marathon must be registered for individually at www.SwampHouseHalfMarathon.com