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Updated for 2017!

NewRo Runners & NYCRUNS present

the NORTH AVENUE MILE

Sunday, June 11, 2017

 

Race Information

Now in it’s 5th year and well on it’s way to becoming one of Westchester’s premier running events, New Ro Runners welcomes seasoned competitors and those eager to try out America’s running event, The Mile!

The North Avenue Mile will test accomplished veterans of track and trail while giving new runners, kids and families the thrill of running in a professionally managed, electronically timed USATF certified one-mile road race through the heart of historic New Rochelle.

Concerned about the competition? Don’t be! You can choose whether or not you want to compete in an age appropriate competitive wave or opt in to the more relaxed family wave. See the Registration section below for details.

North Avenue will be closed to traffic for the duration of the event.


A portion of the net proceeds from this year's race will be donated to local charities.


START Location

Paine Cottage, North Avenue & Paine Avenue

FINISH & EXPO Location

City Hall, 515 North Avenue

Start time

9:00 am for first wave, 9:20 for second wave and then 15 minute intervals thereafter.

CoURSE DESCRIPTION

Starting at Paine Cottage, heading south on North Avenue, it’s a one mile course past New Rochelle High School on your right and then Iona College on your left, finishing up in front of picturesque, historic City Hall.

Cost

$25 per adult and $15 for 18 years and younger.

Awards

Top 3 overall in men and women open and masters, and top 3 in each age group: 11 and under, 12-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60 and over

Amenities

Bag check and toilets will be provided. A souvenir t-shirt will be given to the first 300 registrants. Clif Bar products, bagels, and fresh fruit will make up the usual great post race spread.

RACE MANAGEMENT

The North Avenue Mile is produced in partnership with NYCRUNS. After timing the race since its inception in 2013, NYCRUNS will now have a larger role managing the event as part of its mission to work together with local running clubs to make great events happen in their communities. Contact us to work together on your next race!

Newro runners

The North Avenue Mile is a NewRo Runners Event. For more information and to join NewRo Runners please visit www.newrorunners.org

To contact us, please email matt@newrorunners.org

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Register

Registration for the 2017 event will open during November 2016, check this page for updates soon!

You can choose whether or not you want to compete in an age appropriate competitive wave or opt in to the more relaxed family wave. Runners will be automatically seeded into age appropriate waves unless they opt in to the family wave.

Please note, you MUST run in the wave you were assigned in order to receive an accurate time and be eligible for awards. (If you want to run for fun in the family wave AND be timed in a competitive wave, select “competitive”)

Online registration will close on Thursday, June 8 at midnight EDT.

Race Day registration will be available 7:00 am – 8:30 am.

PACKET PICKUP

Race day, starting at 7:00am

 

Results

Click here to see 2016 results on NYCRUNS.com!

Check back after the race for 2017 results.

Directions

Click here to get directions to the start from Google Maps

From the Hutchinson River Parkway

Northbound  Take exit 17 (North Ave.). As you come off the exit, turn right onto North Avenue southbound. Proceed approximately 1.2 miles to Paine Avenue.

Southbound — Take exit 18E (Mill Rd./New Rochelle). As you come off the exit, continue right onto Mill Road. At top of hill by traffic lights, turn right onto North Avenue southbound. Proceed approximately 1.5 miles to Paine Avenue.

from I-95

Take exit 16 (Cedar St, New Rochelle)  and follow signs to North Avenue. Go north on North Avenue approximately 1.5 miles to Paine Ave. 

Parking

Parking information to come. Check back soon!