KCTC Fall Race Series Starts Sept 15th

Thursday, August 30, 2012

KCTC Fall Race Series Starts Sept 15th

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Want to get more out of running and give more to your community and fellow runners? This is a running series for everyone! It is designed to provide motivation and fun for runners or walkers whether you are a beginner or a veteran; slow or extremely talented, you can participate and WIN!

Runner Requirements:

-Runner must be a KCTC member (click here to join!)

-Runner must be 18 years old

-Runner must sign up for the series (IT’S FREE), opt in to receive KCTC news and “Like” our Facebook page (Exceptions will be made for those without a FB account.)

-No KCTC board members are eligible to win prizes

Keeping Score:

-Each participant’s best 5 performances will be scored

-To qualify for an award, a participant must compete (or volunteer) in at least 3 races

-Points will be given for each series race to the top finishers in 5 year age groups (1st place- 50 points, 2nd place- 45 points, 3rd place- 40 point, 4th place- 35 points, 5th place- 30 points, 6th place- 25 points, 7th place- 20 points, 8th place- 15 points, 9th place- 10 points, 5 points for all finishers)

-Volunteers will be given 25 points per event

-Participants will submit their results to rdts.cameron.aly@kc.rr.com after each Series event

-Scores will be tracked after each series race and standings posted to www.kctrack.org

Awards:

-Awards will be granted to the top point scorers in 5 year age groups

-# of awards will be based on # of participants in the age group

-Runners can compete individually (not as a team)

-Prizes may include: Free Race Entries, Medals, KCTC Clothing, Hats or other gear, Sponsor Donations.

Special Awards will be given for the following categories:

-Run Around Kansas City- The person who runs the most races in the series

-Distance Dare- The person who runs the most miles

-Stuck in the Middle- The person that was right in the middle of the pack

 

-Feelin’ Lucky- A random runner drawn out of a hat.  If you finish at least three series events your name goes into the hat. At the end of the season, a random drawing will select winners from a file of all finishers. You will receive an entry for each race you compete in (i.e. if you finish 8 events, your name will be entered 8 times).

-The Lou Joline Award- The most generous person or team per race and per series

Fall Racing Series Schedule:

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