Grand Prix Program-2016


The purpose is to promote club camaraderie by gathering members at certain races, scheduled for once a month.  It is a chance to compete with your fellow club members in speed, participation and, of course, bragging rights.

ONE-  Earn a 2016 Mystic Grand Prix prize.   Participate in at least 10 of the 12 in the series and you will be awarded this prize at our next year-end banquet.

TWO- Earn one point in our Boston Marathon Draw for the 2016 Boston Marathon Waivers each time you complete a Grand Prix race.

THREE– Earn points toward the 2015 Mystic Grand Prix Championship Award through both partipation & placement to be awarded at next years banquet!   See the following point system chart.

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.

Grand Prix points are earned when you are:

 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/) 2
 Fifth Mystic Finisher (M/F) 1
 First Overall Finisher (M/F) 5
 Second Overall Finisher (M/F) 4
 Third Overall Finisher (M/F) 3
 Fourth Overall Finisher (M/F) 2
 Fifth 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 start over at one point for finishing a Grand Prix race.  (changes are planned in this category for 2017-  WATCH this space)

John Bradley has been named the Mystic Runners Grand Prix Commissioner.  
He has announced the following lineup for 2016:

January: Fudgcicle #3  5K- 1/16 - complete
February: Great Stew Chase 15K - 2/7- complete
March: Ras na hEireann  5K- 3/13- complete
April:               James Joyce Ramble 10K- 4/24- complete
May:         Newburyport River Run 5k and 1/2 - 5/15 - complete
June: Mystics Choice: Take the Lake - 6/26 - complete
July:         Mystics Choice:       Mystic River 5K - 7/23 - complete
Aug:         Mystics Choice:       Beverly Commons 3.5 and 7 mile trail race - complete
September: Lone Gull 10K -Sunday, 9/25 - complete
October: Fall Frolic 5k - 10/2 - complete
November: Colton Buckley 5k Peabody 11/13 - complete
December: Assault on Mt. Hood 3.5-Miler  Saturday, 12/10 - compete

If you have any questions, please email John at:



Marc Ford106
Denis Skarep90
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Alan Foulds39
John Bradley34
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Matthew Kerton17
Bob Ronci16
Paul Whitelam14
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Greg Carson11
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Barry Saunders4
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