Runners

Grand Prix Races

The Cape Girardeau Road Runners (CGRR) are proud to offer the Grand Prix Series for 2022.  The Grand Prix is a competition among all CGRR members, awarding points for participation and finish placement in local Grand Prix races.  The more races you run, the better chance you have!  Members are automatically registered for the competition. You can visit our website throughout the year to monitor your progress!

Leaderboard

WOMEN PTS Danielle Messer 55 Amanda Taylor 51 Holly Sumner 43 Carol Winter 40 Linda Null 34 MEN PTS Mark Reder 55 Joe Gomez 32 Tom Muir 31 Mitch Gerber 30 Kenyan Kelpe 23

Participation

  • You must be a member in good standing on the day you run the race.  Membership can be verified here.

  • When registering for a Grand Prix Race, mark on the registration form that you are a CGRR Member.  Families are included, so mark for each member participating that day.

  • You must run in at least three Grand Prix races to be eligible for an award.

  • Points will be awarded based on your age group on race day. 

  • Grand Prix Winners will be awarded based on age group at end of year.

2022 Grand Prix Series Events

If the event has two running distances, double points will be given for the longer distance.

Jan 1 - New Years Resolution Run 5K/10K

Feb 19 - Presidents Day 5K

Feb 26 - One & Done

Mar 12 - Grit & Grind Apple Creek

Apr 10 - City2CIty

May 8 - Mayfest

Jun 4 - Furry 5K

Jul 10 - Capaha Classic

Sep 19 - CGRR City of Roses 5K

Sep 18 - CGRR City of Roses Half

Sep 25 - Nolan Weber 5K

Oct 22 - 5KRCU

Dec 10 - Mary Mingle 5K

Divisions for Grand Prix points

 

Males                               Females

19 and Under                  19 and Under

20-29                                 20-29

30-39                                 30-39

40-49                                 40-49

50-59                                 50-59

60-69                                 60-69

70 and Over                     70 and Over

 

Final Grand Prix Winners will be awarded in the following divisions, provided the three race minimum requirement is met. 

Males 18-39, 40-59, 60+   

Females 18-39, 40-59, 60+

Point Accumulation

Points will be awarded in each 10 year age category based on finish place in your age group.

Please note that the 10 year age category is used regardless of the particular race’s divisions.

 

1st = 10 pts, 2nd = 9 pts, 3rd = 8 pts, 4th = 7 pts, 5th = 6 pts, all other finishers receive 5 pts. 

The total points accrued over the course of the series events will determine the winners.  You are competing against active Cape Girardeau Road Runner Club Members only.  Members joining during the year are only eligible for points on races after they have joined.