Grand Prix 2018

The final Grand Prix was run on December 8th
Congratulation to the four Mystics who ran all 12 races:
Alan Foulds
Dave Parziale
Paula Desmond
Katie Cronin

Maria Canino is our 2018 Grand Prix Series Race Director.  She reports the following schedule and point changes to the series.  
Maria can be seen most Wednesdays at the Q and can be reached at

Please note:  Some race directors have generously offered Mystic Runners registration discounts.  You must use the codes and/or links provided.

 Finisher in Grand Prix Race         *
 First Mystic Finisher (Male/Female) 5
 Second Mystic Finisher (M/F) 4
 Third Mystic Finisher (M/F) 3
 Fourth Mystic Finisher (M/F) 2
 Fifth Mystic Finisher (M/F) 1
 First Overall Finisher (M/F) 3
 Second Overall Finisher (M/F) 2
 Third Overall Finisher (M/F) 1
 First in Age Group (M/F) 3
 Second in Age Group (M/F) 2
 Third in Age Group (M/F) 1

* Progressive points are awarded for participation:
First month you earn one point, second consecutive month, you earn two points, 3rd gets 3 and so on.
If you miss a month, you get points equal to the number of Grand Prix races you have finished
(you no longer start at one point again, as was the case in 2016).

So please, get out there in your Mystic Apparel and in great numbers as often as possible.  You MUST wear your Mystic Gear to be counted.

JanuaryThe Great Stew Chase 15K - Complete1/28/2018
FebruaryMaria's Frozen Shamrock 3 Miler - Complete2/25/2018
MarchMalden Rotary Race - team name: Mystic runners Promo Link - Complete3/24/2018
AprilRun for the Troops 5K - Complete4/22/2018
MayGold Star Run for Honor 5K and 10K Code:Mystic - Complete5/26/2018
JuneWinchester town Day 2.5 and 5 Miler There is a $5 off code of “earlybirdspecial” that is good until April 27th  - Complete
JulyMiles over the Moon 4 Miler. - Complete7/13/18
AugustBridge and Back 10K
SeptemberThe Lone Gull 10K9/30/18
OctoberBaystate Marathon, Half Marathon and Half Marathon Relay discount: FB2018 - Complete10/21/18
NovemberGenesis Battlegreen 5K and 10K - Complete11/4/18
DecemberWinter SOLEstice 5K - Complete12/8/18


FEMALE                          POINTS                MALE                    POINTS
Desmond, Paula117Parziale, David118
Dragon, Julie112Crane, David97
Plourde, Monique84Foulds, Alan89
Cronin, Katie84McBride, Everett87
Crane, Amy74O' Brien, Kenneth65
Pfeil, Sandra57LeFebvre, Brendan43
Turner, Laurie50So, Bunroth40
Mayo, Bethany49Ring, Brendan38
Rouselle, Melissa48Donahue, Dennis36
Powers, Stephanie45Corbett, David25
Jawaharani, Geeta38Marzeotti, Steve25
Dodge, Jen33Colson, Richard17
Jacob, Nicole29Teixeira, Michael16
Skeldon, Lucy28Mulroy, John14
Marcotte, Lori24Cribb, Derek11
Mayerson, Rebecca23Selkirk, Paul11
Desantis, Maria21Bradely, John13
Derse, Christine20Egan, John9
Chmielewski, Marianne19McGonagle, Kevin9
Bryan, Ellen17Olson, Nathaniel9
Cosgrove, Anna15Sanford, David7
Bresnahan, Jennifer10Kerrigan, Ryan6
Dibella, Lisa10Kravitz, Jeff6
Dang, Thuy14Bigler, Chris5
Finlay, Geraldine14Bouchard, Paul5
Corrado, Michelle9Vyriotes, Paul5
Marinello, Melanie7Brogan, Troy4
Vyriotes, Joyce7Fortuna, Rich4
Sales, Marian7Tyler, Dave4
McDonald, Mary Beth6Whitelam, Paul4
McGonagle, Colette6Kerton, Matthew3
Canino, Maria6McDonough, Rich3
Rivas, Lori5Rodriguez, Marcos3
Fielder, Marsha3Keller, John2
Hamlin, Tracy3Campbell, Jim1
Jacoby, Judy3Fopiano, Peter1
Laing, Naomi3Greaves, David1
Lermond, Robin3Hemmerling, David1
Manning, Andrea3Panacopoulos, Andy1
Triback, Freddi2Viveiros, Jose1
Anderson, Janelle1Saunder, Barry1
Gorczyca, Kathryn1Vincent, Bob1
Hakkaoui, Rowena1Drummond, AJ1
Murphy, Cornelia1Hartin, Mike1
O'Keefe, Michelle1
Ryan, Alice1
Butler, Jill1
Tulipani, Lisa1
Page, Pam1
Scuzzarella, Christine1