Over 350 runners took to the downtown streets Wednesday night to challenge themselves to a fast a furious mile and kids 1/2 mile. Runners of all abilities and ages competed in six separate waves which also included boys and girls high school waves and a separate men’s and women’s elite fields where Reid Buchanan surged to run 4:07 to clip the previous course record of 4:08 and Maddie Alm outkicked the rest of the women to win in 4:55.
Mike Sandrock gets the scoop.
Lisa Jung captures her impressions of the challenges of the mile for the new Motiv Running site.
Results from the 2017 Pearl Street Mile
Full Results can be found http://runningbears.com/pearl
Photos of the 2017 Pearl Street Mile
Courtesy of Peter N. Jones.
More great photos from Dave Albo at @Lane1photos.com