To be eligible
for the series prize money, runners must complete at least three
will split the field into the number of divisions decided by
will be handicapped according to their kilometer rate over the
past one and a half seasons. Penalties for winning and placing
in open races are not carried into the series. The Sealed Series
handicaps are known only to the handicappers and are not released.
penalties for performances in the Sealed Series will apply to
other club races
will have the power to re-handicap runners within the Sealed
Series if they improve markedly on their expected kilometer
rate in comparison with the majority of the field.
for each race will be the runner whose time compares most favourably
with their expected time.
race, the winner will be awarded half a point, second will be
awarded 2 points,third 3 points, fourth 4 points and so on.
and prize money of $60 will be awarded to the winner of the back, middle and front marker division races. A cash prize of $20 will be awarded to the winner of the newcomers division races.
placings for the for the series, the runner with the lowest number of points from their best 3 runs will be the winner, second lowest number of points will be second and so on.
will be announced at the Presentation Night. Prize money for
the Series will be allocated to 3rd place except in the newcomer division which will be at the discretion of the committee.