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Mission Mile 2018 | Windsor Athletic Fest 5 km & Mission Mile

May 19, 2018 @ 10:45 am - 3:00 pm

Mission Mile & 5K Race Poster

The Running Factory and University of Windsor Athletics Club are hosting the Mission Mile and 5K Run / Road Race in conjunction with the Windsor Athletics Festival on Saturday, May 19, 2018.

Both the 5km and Mile Run are open to all ages. The Mile races will include several open heats separated by age and gender.

The 5km will start at 12pm on Sunset just north Wyandotte St.

The Mile races will start at 1:30 pm at the University of Windsor Stadium on the quick Mondo surface, where a personal best will be waiting to happen!

Part of the proceeds from the run will go to The Downtown Mission

Overall and age group prizes will be awarded.

All pre-registered participants (before Wednesday, May 16th) will also receive a commemorative t-shirt.

Race Day registration and race kit pick-up will be Saturday, May 19th on Sunset Ave. just north of Wyandotte St. W. from 10:45-11:45 am or at the U of W Track from 12:45-1:15 pm.

These events will kickoff the Windsor Athletics Festival and the Johnny Loaring Classic (and pole vault / Night Flight competition) track meet afterwards!

For more information or to register in advance visit Raceroster.com

The inaugural Mission Mile took place in 2017 down Ouellette Ave. in downtown Windsor. Here are a few pictures from that day.

Mission Mile runners taking off from the starting line.

Participants of the inaugural Mission Mile Run, part of the University of Windsor Athletics Fest, leaving the starting line on Ouellette Avenue.

Participants of the inaugural Mission Mile Run, part of the University of Windsor Athletics Fest, leaving the starting line on Ouellette Avenue.

Participants of the inaugural Mission Mile Run, part of the University of Windsor Athletics Fest, leaving the starting line on Ouellette Avenue on Friday, May 19, 2017. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

Mission Mile Run participants running down Ouellette Avenue.

Participants of the inaugural Mission Mile Run, part of the University of Windsor Athletics Fest, ran down Ouellette Avenue in downtown Windsor in support of the Downtown Mission on Friday, May 19, 2017. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

 

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Date:
May 19, 2018
Time:
10:45 am - 3:00 pm
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