Merit League

2016-2017 Mens Merit League – 100417

2016-2017 Ladies Merit League – 100417


The Maryhill Harriers Merit League constitutes 13 races where members of the club receive points for every race they participate in, with the fastest club athlete getting 30 points, followed by 29 points for 2nd fastest, 28 points for 3rd fastest and so on. The points are allocated in this way for both the male and female athletes, with separate leaderboards.

The winner of the merit league is the athlete with the highest score at the end of the season, where each runner’s best 9 scores count. 5 Bonus points are awarded to runners achieving a Personal Best (PB) or an over 50 PB.

The 2018-19 Merit League races are as follows :

Race Location Date Report
George Cummings Relay Houston 6/10/2018 Here
DAAA Cross Country Relays Helensburgh 20/10/2018 Here
DAAA Cross Country Championship Balloch Country Park 24/11/2018
Club Christmas Handicap Maryhill 15/12/2018
Club Cross Country Championship Maryhill 03/02/2018
Kirkintilloch 12.5k Kirkintilloch Feb 2019 TBC
Glasgow Uni 5 Mile Road Race Garscube Estate, Glasgow Feb 2019 TBC
Scottish National Cross Country Championship Callendar Park, Falkirk 23/02/2019
Balloch to Clydebank Half Marathon Balloch 10/03/2019
Club Bannerman Race Dawsholm Park, Glasgow 25/04/2019
Club 5k Championship Drumpellier Park May 2019 TBC
Club 10k Championship Event TBC May/June TBC
Club Trail Race Blanefield June 2019 TBC