The New Year 2 Mile Grand Prix

The New Year 2 Mile Grand Prix is a series of 2 Mile races each week from December 2022 to February 2023.

There are a total of 10 races.

Age categories

There are twelve age categories:

Men: Under 16, 16-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

Women: Under 16, 16-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80+

Individual Results

There will be results for each individual race, each week.

Grand Prix

There will also be results for the Grand Prix. To qualify for the Grand Prix, a runner must complete 7 of the 10 races. The 7 best times for a runner will be added together to create a total time for the Grand Prix rankings.

Super Hero Results

There will be a special result list of runners who complete all 10 races.

Race Course

Each week, the 2 mile race can be run on a course of your own choice adhering to local regulations on safety and social distancing. The course should be accurately measured or you can use a running app (strava, fitbit etc). Please submit an accurate and exact time - hours:minutes:seconds

Race Dates

The 2 mile race can be run on any of the 5 days leading up to the race date (Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday or Monday each week). Each race has been named after one of the positive qualities highlighted in Sri Chinmoy's writings. The race dates are as follows:

Race 1: HOPE - December 12

Race 2: DYNAMISM - December 19

Race 3: CHEERFULNESS - December 26

Race 4: NEWNESS - January 2

Race 5: ASPIRATION - January 9

Race 6: COURAGE - January 16

Race 7: CONFIDENCE - January 23

Race 8: DEDICATION - January 30

Race 9: ONENESS - February 6

Race 10: VICTORY - February 13


Submitting Times

Each runner should submit their time here on Eventrac by Monday 11pm (GMT) each week.

Good Luck

We wish everyone the best of health and happiness. May our dynamic efforts, positive goodwill and universal oneness serve the world at this challenging time and make us more united as a human family.