The mile is the perfect distance for the whole family. It's long enough to give the parents a challenge but short enough for the little runner to join in.
Plus 12 and under run FREE!
This downhill mile is blazing fast for top athletes looking to fly! Elites runners can also compete for cash prizes which go to the top 3 men and women, given they've qualified.*
The race takes place along Main Street in Peoria, Illinois on Saturday, July 9th at 7:30AM
Participants, over the age of 12, will receive a 1 Mile chip timed race, and a race specific tech t-shirt.
Kids aged 12 and under, have the option of purchasing a bib and t-shirt during checkout.
Otherwise registration for kids 12 and under is FREE.
Packet Pick-Up will take place on Friday, July 8th from 11:00AM - 6:00PM at Running Central (311 SW Water St. Peoria, IL).
Late packet pick-up will be available on race day from 6:30AM - 7:15AM in the public parking lot near the starting line.
It is located a half block west of the intersection of Main Street and Sheridan Road.
PRICING - May 15th through May 31st $22.50. June 1st through June 26th $25. June 27th through July 8th $30. Race day $35
Parking - Please note: There is no parking at the start of the race. Parking is available downtown.
Please note that all participants are responsible to get themselves to the starting line for their respective heats.
**There are no shuttles from downtown to the starting line.**
Entertainment - Stick around in downtown following the event for the RiverFront Market! The RiverFront Market features Illinois grown produce, local meats, cheeses, fresh breads, herbs, and flowers. You'll also find a great selection of local art including jewelry, pottery, wood-turned items, candles, and much more!Course Map
There are a total of 3 waves that will take place. They are as follows:
|12 & ↓||35 - 39||60 - 64|
|13 - 19||40 - 44||65 - 69|
|20 - 24||45- 49||70 +|
|25 - 29||50 - 54|
|30 - 34||55 - 59|