The clubs ever popular Grand Prix Series resumes with the Frank White Cup 5 Mile Track Race on Thursday the 28th of March. The 2013 Grand Prix Series has been expanded to a total of 15 races which includes all the traditional club races: the Irwin Cup, the Horan Cup, the Walker Cup, the O’Connor Cup, the Ahern Cup, the Bonass Trophy and the Mick Murphy Memorial and also making a welcome return to the Series the McDonald Cup on the 2nd of May.
As always the Series is run on a handicap basis with points being awarded in each race with an athletes ten best results to count. Numbers are limited to 80 participants. Once this number is reached unfortunately no other participants can be accepted into the series. Entry closes either when this number is reached or on March 14th. Entry to the Grand Prix Series 2013 can be made by way of completing the application form and payment of an entry fee of €30. An application form and the rules can be downloaded from the Grand Prix Series page. Go to the menu above to Promotions and use drop down to Grand Prix Series. This page also includes a full schedule of the 2013 Series races.