The club has two internal championships to foster competition between members. There is the main championships and there is the trail championships. Both championships consists of a number of races at which members can pick up points depending on where they come in relation to other members. At the end of the season, there are trophies for the mens, ladies and over-all age graded champion.
The purposes of the club championship are:
Past championships winners are here.
For the purpose of the championship points the first runner from the club gets one point, the second gets two points etc.
If there are 10 male runners the 10th male runner gets 10 points, all other males in the club who race get 10 points plus 15.
Women are scored as men but separately
The end of the season is March 4th, and the winners of the men’s and women’s championships is the one with the least points.
From the main championship races the Age Graded Champion is calculated.
This is based upon timed races over a measured distances. Using known world records for each age and from each event, the relative performance percentage of the runner can be calculated and the high the percentage the better. This method allows us to compare the performances of all members independent of age and gender. At the end of the season the Age Graded Champion for the club is declared
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