Points Races

1. Eligibility for the points races
Membership must be paid before or on the day of the "Fanny Freezer 5k" to be eligible to earn points in our annual Points Series.

2. Age group placement
This is determined by your age at the start of the race year (January 1st) and will be group you will go into for the race year. Example: You are 44 on January 1st, 2019, in March you turn 45. Your points be calculated in the 40-44 age group.

FWRC Age Groups
19 and under, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 and over

3. Point distribution
Club Series races will award points based on your placement. Your placement is only relative to FWRC members that participate in the event.
 
1st place - 100 points, 2nd place - 85 points, 3rd place - 75 points
4th place - 50 points, 5th place - 40 points,
6th place - 25 points, 7th place - 20 points, 8th place - 15 points, 9th place - 10 points
> 9th place 5 points.
 
Friendship Series races will have set points awarded for finishing. Points are based on the distance/terrain of the race.
Race for the Warrior 10k - 50 points
Paws n' Run 5k - 25 points
Vineyard Trail 5k - 30 points
Father's Day 5k - 25 points
Corporate 5k - 30 points
Rotary Race to Eradicate Polio 5k - 25 points
Parlor City Trot Half Marathon - 100 points
River City Rat Race 10k - 50 points
Trees Trail Challenge 10 mile trail - 80 points
 
4. Awards
There will be 3 possible Race Series awards; Club Series Award, Friendship Series Award, or Ironrunner Award. See Ironrunners page for more information.

5. Race volunteer
At least 50 points of volunteer activities must be completed in order to qualify for the Club Series or Ironrunner awards. A maximum of 100 points of volunteer activities may be earned.

Please do not wait until the end of the year to fulfill your volunteer requirement. Your commitment to volunteer must be established prior to the event. Volunteer opportunities can be found at specific races on RunSignup.com (click "MORE v" and "VOLUNTEER").

Opportunities include:
- before/during/after the 6 FWRC Races (Club Series)
- before/during/after other specific races designated by FWRC (e.g., Parlor City Trot)
- "Adopt A Trail" FWRC Greenway clean-up
- representing the Club at a local event (expos, health fairs, pace team, etc)
- additional opportunities may be added at discretion of FWRC board
 
For information concerning the volunteer commitment for our awards see the Ironrunner page. If you have any questions please contact the race director, send us a message or email to find out how you can help.