Previous Winners : Grand Prix and Junior Awards

Grand Prix Winners 2018

The 2018 winners of the club Grand Prix competition are Elaine Walker and Darren Caveroli.

Junior Award Winners 2018

Male Athlete of the Year : Finlay Ross
Female Athlete of the Year  : Orla Roberts
Competitor of the Year : Skye Marshall
Best Performance: Alasdair Wallace and Tendai Nyabadza
Endeavour Award: Callum Gladwin

The 2017 Winners were Kirsty McBirnie and Damien O’Looney

Kirsty McBirnie and Damien O’Looney were the 2016 Grand Prix Champions
Moira Nicol and Keith Martin were the 2015 Grand Prix Champions
Moira Nicol and Craig Mackay were the 2014 Grand Prix Champions

Grand Prix : 2019 Races

Date Race
9 February Vogrie parkrun
24 March Gartmorn 6
26th May Edinburgh Half Marathon
10th July Sri Chinmoy 5k
August Event cancelled
19 October East District xc Stirling
14 December Oriam parkrun
1 Jan – 31 Dec Any Marathon
1 Jan – 31 Dec Any Ultra
1 Jan – 31 Dec Any Half Marathon

Grand Prix : Competition Ends


Grand Prix : Rules

  1. The competition is open to all fully paid up members of Harmeny AC
  2. There are 7 races in the series, your best scores will count.
  3. There will be separate points and league tables for male and female
  4. Points will be made up of 3 components:
  5. Position: 25, 22, 20, 19, 18,…….10 for 1st, 2nd, 3rd etc. Harmeny position. All runners will receive a minimum of 10 points
  6. Personal Best: 3 additional points if you set a PB for that distance (only if you have run that distance before). Only applies to “standard distances”, i.e. 5k, 10k, 10m, Half, Marathon. Can only get 1 set of PB points per distance, per year.
  7. Age Placing: 3, 2, 1 additional points for a 1st 2nd 3rd age placing – age categories as defined by each race.
  8. For Marathon and half marathon, any open race that is held between the above dates. Points awarded at end of the period based on times, no account of how difficult the route or weather is.
  9. For Ultras, any open ultra race that is held between the above dates. Your finishing time will be converted to a percentage of the overall male/female winner’s time for each race, then points awarded at end of the period.
  10. You must enter races as Harmeny AC for your result to count.
  11. The additional points for a PB will be based on your lifetime PB, this will be based on trust. If you think you are likely to set a pb, then your current pb must be submitted to by the day before the race.
  12. If you do an event but for whatever reason you don’t appear in the results, then you will get “last place” of all Harmeny athletes of your sex, and not be eligible for PB or age placing points.
  13. Current scores will be kept updated on Facebook and the website, the website will hold the master documents
  14. The male and female winners will be presented with the Harmeny Grand Prix Champion trophy at the club awards night at the beginning of the year.
  15. Tied overall points ( top 8 points to count ) at the end of the series will be decided by top 7 counting events, then top 6 counting events, then top 5, 4, etc.