Rules & Awards

Michigan Runner of the Year awards presented by New Balance will be awarded to each category. Each category winner will receive a pair of New Balance shoes. The runner with the most points overall is crowned Michigan Runner of the Year and will receive 2 shoes (1 for category and 1 for MROY).

  • Open Women (39 and under)
  • Open Men (39 and under)
  • Masters Women (40 and up)
  • Masters Men (40 and up)

Points System

  • 1st place – 16 pts.
  • 2nd place – 12 pts.
  • 3rd place – 9 pts.
  • 4th place – 7 pts.
  • 5th place – 6 pts
  • 6th place – 5 pts.
  • 7th place – 4 pts.
  • 8th place – 3 pts.
  • 9th place – 2 pts.
  • 10th place – 1 pts.

Tie Breakers

  1. Who has run the most MRRS races
  2. Place in the final MRRS race
  3. Place in the first MRRS race

Awards Presentation