The Downtown Mile attracts runners of all levels – from Olympians to first-time runners. And plenty of fun is in store, including a raffle full of amazing prizes like Lumberyard Brewing Company and Karma Sushi gift certificates, private coaching and training plans from TRF Pro athletes, and more!
We encourage you to race in your best red, white and blue-themed gear to celebrate the holiday. There will be prizes awarded for BEST COSTUME (individual and group theme!) and a raffle for all participants after the race!
There’s no COOLER place to be than Flagstaff on the Fourth!
Please Note: You may choose your race category based on your preferences and goals, however you may ONLY compete in the race for which you are registered, so choose wisely!
Masters Race: 40 is the new 29, but we still have a race for you! Ages 40 & Up.
7 a.m. – Masters Men start
7:01 a.m. – Masters Women start
Awards: First Overall M/F, First M/F in Ages 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ (no duplicates)
Citizens Race: All ages and abilities welcomed! Dress up in your best “Patriotic Pride” gear and be eligible to win a prize for best costume.
7:17 a.m. – Men’s Citizens Start
7:18 a.m. – Women’s Citizens Start
Awards – First overall male and female; First in Age Groups: 11 & under, 12-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+ Elite Race: You know who you are. Competitive runners competing for prize purses.
7:34 a.m. – Elite Men’s Start
7:35 a.m. - Elite Women’s Start
Awards: First Three Overall M/F cash prizes!
** Gender Specific Technical Tees for all runners. Sizes not guaranteed; distributed on a first-come, first-served basis.**
FREE Kids ½ mile Race: For the future running greats of America. Ages 10 & under please.
7:45 a.m. – Kids’ Start
Pre-register online to reserve a bib. Kids also eligible for the costume contest! (Note: Kids will not receive technical race tees, but will receive a prize at the finish line!)
Award presentations at 8:15 a.m. at Heritage Square, including raffle drawings!