Thursday Night Points Races - 2017

Runners Point Standings Walkers Point Standings
September 14 September 14
Runners Race Results Walkers Race Results
May 11 May 11
May 18 May 18
May 25 May 25
June 1 June 1
June 8 June 8
June 15 June 15
June 22 June 22
June 29 June 29
July 13 July 13
July 20 July 20
July 27 July 27
August 3 August 3
August 10 August 10
August 17 August 17
August 24 August 24
August 31 August 31
September 7 September 7
September 14 September 14

Location: Shadyside Recreation Area 829 Alexandria Pike, Anderson IN.

Schedule:

Preseason races begin on April 6, 2017 Walkers at 5:30 p.m. runners at 6:00 p.m.

Point races for 2017 will begin on May 11th, 2017 and end with the September 28th race. There will be no race on Thursday July 6th, 2017 ... enjoy the 4th. The distance is 2.628 miles - or one loop around the Shadyside running / walking path complex. Start time for the walkers is 5:30 p.m., runners start at 6:00 p.m. The start is located at the Shadyside Activity Center area. Restrooms will be available.

Post Season races will run October 5th - October 26th .

The Requirements for Thursday Night Points Races:

In order to receive points you must be a current member of the Anderson Road Runners, and must participate in at least eight of the 20 races to be considered for year-end awards. For High School age members (generally 15-18 years old) the official 2017 season will start June 2nd and end July 28th (dates are subject to change due to school schedules). There will be no race July 6th. High School age members will only earn points from June 2nd to July 28th. High School age members only need to run 4 of the 8 races during their season to qualify for awards.

Age Groups: Men and Women 10 & under, 11-12, 13-14, 15-18, 19-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85-89, 90-94, 95-100, heavyweight 190+ lbs. (Men Only). Age group will be determined by the runner's age on May 1, 2017.

Points System: Weekly Points will be awarded as follows: 1st Place-50 pts, 2nd Place-45 pts, 3rd Place-40 pts. Other age group finishers will be awarded points starting at 35 and decreasing by one point per runner. The point standings will be posted to the club website when available.

ARRC Kids Program: (One-Mile Fun Run - ages 12 and under)

Frank St Phillips will continue to direct the Fun Run for our children. Children are future of running and of our club. If you or a member of your family would be willing to assist Frank, please contact any officer or Frank at the race. The Children's run will begin in May or early June. The first two runs will be for practice and training. Start time is 6:00 p.m.

This program is free, but you are required to fill out a registration form. The registration forms will be available at the fun runs.

Go to the 'We are Roady' facebook page for the most up-to-date information, including weather cancellations.

Weekly Sponsors: The club will again be seeking sponsors for weekly awards / treats. This applies to both the 2.628 mile races and the children's one mile run. We will have a cook out the third Thursday of every month from May to September. It will start after the Thursday race.

Please contact the race directors for more details.

Anyone who would like to make contributions for the children's run should contact Frank St. Phillips or one of the officers. Contributions can be in the form of treats, awards or cash support for these items.