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 :
|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|