2014 Grand Prix Running and Volunteering RACE SCHEDULE

Must be a ShadowChase member to participate.
Join now by visiting the Membership page

There have been a few changes to the results since the first posting. Some results had not been recorded and now have been updated.

2014 Grand Prix volunteer results

2014 Grand Prix running results

Sneak preview of the 2015 Grand Prix races.


ShadowChase Running Club is offering even more prizes and rewards to our club members. There is a Running Grand Prix contest and a separate Volunteer Grand Prix contest. (must be a ShadowChase member to be included in the series)

There will be a sign up sheet at each event.
ShadowChase members, please sign up to get your Grand Prix points.

ShadowChase events are marked in green.


1. Almond Blossom Run: 1-mile run/walk and 8K run, Ripon---Saturday, February 22
2. Modesto Marathon, Half-Marathon or 5K run: Modesto---Sunday, March 23

3. Run for Health: 5k & 10k, Modesto---Saturday, April 12

5. Chocolate Festival Run: 1-mile and 5K run/walks, Oakdale---Saturday, May 17
6. Modesto Classic: 1-mile and 5K run/walks, Modesto---Saturday, May 24
7. Western States 100 Endurance Run: Squaw Valley-Auburn---Saturday & Sunday, June 28-29
8 . Escalon Park Fete: 2-mile run/walk and 10K run, Escalon---Saturday, July 12

9. Color the Skies Balloon Run: 1-mile and 5K run/walks, Ripon---Saturday, August 30
10. Cancer Awareness 2-mile run/walk and 10K run, MJC West---Saturday, September 20
11. Cheese and Wine Run: 5K run/walk and 10K run, Riverbank---Saturday, October 11

12. Spirit of Giving Run: 5k & kids run, Downtown Modesto-- Saturday, December 13

Running Grand Prix criteria:

Top 10 male and top 10 female point earners in the Running Grand Prix will receive awards. Runners must volunteer at least two times in the year to be eligible for the award. You will not earn points if you run as a bandit—a person who has not paid for their entry. Sign in at ShadowChase booth or ShadowChase trailer to assure your points are recorded. Double points for ShadowChase races. ShadowChase races are highlighted in green.

Volunteering Grand Prix criteria:

Top 3 volunteers will receive a special award, next 25 top point earners will also receive an award. Runners may receive volunteer points if volunteers are needed on race day to help with set up, packet pick up registration, and tear down. Sign in at ShadowChase booth or ShadowChase trailer to assure your points are recorded.

Volunteering and/or participating: 25 points

Placing in age division: 30 points for 1st — 29 points for 2nd — 28 points for 3rd

Park Clean-up: 10 points each time for a maximum of 30 points

Race directors: 30 volunteer points. Two race directors per race.

Volunteering at Western States: An additional 25 bonus points totaling 50 points for volunteering at the
Western States Run. Grand Prix point standings will be published periodically in the club’s newsletter and on the ShadowChase website www.shadowchase.org

Questions—contact Grand Prix Race director Heidi Ryan at 209-524-7110 or hi-mi-ti@pacbell.net or Melanie Wiegand at 209-526-1506 or melrw@sbcglobal.net.


ShadowChase is a member of the city's N.E.A.T. (Neighborhood Environmental Action Team) and has adopted a 3-mile stretch of the bike path near the El Vista Street Bridge in East La Loma Park. Check the calendar for the next park clean-up. Gloves, bags and pick-up sticks are provided. Even if you're not a member, we invite you to join us in helping to keep the park clean and free of litter.

Regular Grand Prix point standings are published periodically in the club's monthly members-only newsletter and on this web site.

Awards will be given at the Annual Awards Banquet scheduled for January 19, 2013.

Don't forget: Volunteers/Runners must check in at each event at the ShadowChase booth or trailer to ensure your points are recorded.
To download a list of the Grand Prix events, click here. Questions? E-mail info@shadowchase.org.





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