135 N Loudoun St, Winchester, VA 22601, USA
Start Date: 2020-07-25
Type of Activity: 1 Mile, Road, Running

COVID-19 UPDATE:  Saturday July 25th is the New Race Date!

One Mile Road Race on Loudoun Street in Historic Old Town Winchester, Virginia on Memorial Day. This is the 33rd annual event and will again serve as the RRCA Virginia State Championship race.

STARTING LINE: All One Mile races will start at 1604 S. Loudoun Street near Blue Ridge Electric. 

PRIZE MONEY: There will be prize money to the top 5 runners and first masters (equal for men and women): 1st - $500, 2nd - $250, 3rd-$150, 4th - $100, 5th - $75; 1st Masters (40+) - $75. 

Note: The 12-14 year age group is in the Kids' races (boys and girls). The men's and women's races will be for ages 15 & up. 

Don't Forget! We have been selected to host the Collegiate Road Mile National Championships with separate prize money for the top 3 collegians. Essentially this is open to anyone who has taken at least one college class (even on-line) in the first half of 2019. BUT verify eligibility through Collegiate Running Association! We are currently planning to have prize money for the top 3 -- $500 for first, $250 for second and $100 for third. Double-dipping with open prize money WILL be allowed. 

Anyone interested in a comp-entry can email race director Mark Stickley at mark@runnersretreat.com There will be a limited number of entries comp'd but minimum requirements are sub-4:15 for men and sub 4:55 for women. 

Race packets can be picked up at Runners' Retreat on the Old Town Mall in Winchester any time in the week prior to the race or on race day morning.