Leeds Race Series 2014
From 1 January 2014 to 31 December 2014
Open to everyone
More details in separate section below
There were 21 races in the series (4 parkruns added), best 8 to count
Final results click here
If you’ve run a race in the Series and can’t see your points, it may be
because the race organiser has spelt your name
differently from how you have been registered with Leeds Race Series. E.g. Bob/Robert, Mike/Michael,
Jonathan/Jonathon. Any problems, just
Athletics Network Race Series 2013 was a “grand prix” style series of races
including most races organized by Athletics Clubs in Leeds.
21 races in the series, with distances varying from 1 mile to 10 miles, some
road, some off-road.
parkruns were included, you had the opportunity at each to record your best
time over a period of 5 designated weeks (see calendar)
Series was open to everyone and was free to enter (other than you need to pay
the entry fee for each race!).
Registration closed on 30 September 2013.
we required name, address, club (if applicable) and date of birth. Details will not be disclosed to any third
that you supply an email address so that we are able to notify you of anything
relevant to the Race Series. We’d also
like to use this to notify you of anything else of interest in the Leeds
Athletics Network. You may opt out at
series category placings are decided according to the
best 8 race scores (i.e. approximately half of the events). Age groups are according to the age at the start
of the year 1 January.
are overall man, overall woman, and men and women in 5 year categories 15-19,
20-24, 25-29, 30-34, etc …
Scoring system. In each race,
cut-off date for entries to the 2013 Series was 30 September. If a runner has
completed a race or races in the Series prior to entering the Series, they will
get points calculated retrospectively.
The consequence is that runners already in the Series may see their
points go down during the year to 30 Sept as more runners enter the Series, but
after 1 October, their points are secure.
(Different from 2012)
have to enter 8 races to take part – run as many as you can and see how you
compare with other runners in your age-group!
awarding little trophies to the overall male & female winners and the
winners in each age-group providing they have run at least 8 races. If the winner of a group is from outside
Leeds, we will also award a trophy to the best-placed Leeds runner in the group
providing they have run at least 8 races.
(New for 2013)
results / league tables will be published on the Leeds Athletics Network
website. We may be setting up a Facebook
page available to open to all participants (or maybe next year). We may also be
set up an inter-club competition (or maybe next year).
Leeds Race Series and Leeds Junior Race Series are organised by and
supported by clubs in the Leeds Athletics Network.