On October 30, 2019, bring your wild side to the Roycroft Park Ravine for an old fashioned foot race in the middle of the city. Separate events for High School Athletes, Masters, and everyone in between!
Professional chip timing and post-race beer at the Pour House included in your entry (19+). Race location in the Roycroft Park ravine 500 metres from the corner of Dupont and Davenport (a short walk from Casa Loma).
Costumes encouraged (there will be prizes for the best-dressed) ;)
Wild Mile High (Ages 13 - 17): First gun at 5:30 PM followed by boys at 5:40 PM
Ed Whitlock Memorial Mile (Age 50+): 5:50 PM
Open Category (everyone in between): 6:00 PM
Prizing compliments of Saucony!
Prizing compliments of Saucony, Nathan, and Steigen!
Top three high school - female/male
Top three masters - female/male
Top three open - female/male
Age group awards - female/male
Free beer ticket included in the cost of registration (19+) for the post-race party at Pour House.Getting there
1 KM from St Clair west station: exit subway and walk south on the ravine path to start line at Boulton Drive.
900 metres from Dupont Station: walk north on Spadina to Davenport (ending up at Casa Loma). Turn right (east) on Davenport and walk 500 metres to Boulton Drive, then walk slightly north.
Giving children the tools and resources that instil in them the confidence to overcome the challenges they face. A run-therapy program for youth at risk, developed by Trillium Health Partners in Mississauga. Introduced as a recreational program for kids and youth in elementary, high schools, and community organizations..
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Our Wild Mile "open category" will be run in sections. Runners will provide their predicted finishing times when registering and will then be seeded into the appropriate racing group. Estimated finishing times can be anywhere between sub 4 minutes (here's hoping) to 9 minutes.
The first race of the evening will be high school girls at 5:30 p.m. followed by the high school boys at 5:40 p.m. This race is open to anyone between the ages of 13 and 17.
High School Discount!
In honour of the legendary Ed Whitlock, a hero to many of us, the third race of the evening will be held for anyone over the age of 50 who wishes to run in a separate masters category. Start time for this race is 5:50. Maximum finishing time is 9 minutes.
A masters only race, for athletes 50 years and olderAug 1 - Oct 29