1 mile run on outdoor track - will be run in heats divided by age groups: student (K - entering 8th grade), high school (incoming 9-12 grade), 29 & under, 30's, 40's, 50's, 60 & over. There will be an elite mile - 12 fastest seeded men and women (24 total). Family run - enter up to 6 and run together. Walkers - group start, no heats.
Directions and Parking
The school is located 3 blocks south of Montrose and 2 blocks west of Central (Portage Park). Street parking is available around the school - no parking in the school lot will be available.
Grim Mile t-shirt for all participants Elite mile for both men and women Entertainment - bands, beer and BBQ during and after race Games for spectators
Schedule of Events
5:30 pm - race day registration and packet pick up 6:00 pm - grade school heats 6:15 pm - high school heats 6:30 pm - 29 & under 6:45 pm - 30's 7:00 pm - 40's 7:15 pm - 50's 7:30 pm - 60 & over 7:45 pm - elite - top 12 women & top 12 men 8:00 pm - Open Team/Family Running 8:15 pm - Walkers
Games and BBQ will be available for all participants, friends and family.