* also part of Dorset Road Race League
The Lytchett Manor Striders club championship is a contest between members of LMS over a set of races during the year.
All fully paid-up members qualify and points are awarded for competing in the selected races and finishing ahead of other Striders. Prizes are awarded to the first three male/female runners and then for various age categories in 5-year bands. The are lots of trophies up for grabs, which are presented at the annual Awards Dinner and Dance.
The competition consists of 14 races throughout the year with your best 7 results to count, with the option of any full marathon counting towards the 7.
The scoring system works as follows:
1st male and female ... 50 points
2nd male and female ... 49 points
3rd male and female ... 48 points etc.