Merit League

2016-2017 Mens Merit League – 100417

2016-2017 Ladies Merit League – 100417


The Maryhill Harriers Merit League constitutes 14 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 2017 Merit League races are as follows :

Race Location Date Report
George Cummings Relay Houston 24/09/2016 Here
DAAA Cross Country Relay Helensburgh 16/10/2016 Here
Victoria Parkrun Victoria Park, Glasgow 06/11/2016 Here
DAAA Cross Country Championship Balloch Country Park 13/11/2016 Here
Club Christmas Handicap Maryhill 17/12/2016 Here
Club Cross Country Championship Maryhill 04/02/2017 Here
Kirkintilloch 12.5k Kirkintilloch 12/02/2017 Here
Glasgow Uni 5 Mile Road Race Garscube Estate, Glasgow 18/02/2017 Here
Scottish National Cross Country Championship Callendar Park, Falkirk 25/02/2017 Here
Alloa Half Marathon Alloa 19/03/2017 Here
Victoria Parkrun Victoria Park, Glasgow 08/04/2017 Here
Bannerman Race Dawsholm Park, Glasgow 25/04/2017 Here
Club Trail Race Blanefield 16/05/2017 Here
Vale of Leven 10k Balloch Country Park 10/06/2017 Here