Thursday, July 10, 2014

Official 2014 Elite Golden Mile Results

Elite Women

1. Amanda Eccleston 4:36.56
2. Sarah Boyle 4:43.29
3. Rebecca Tracy 4:45.25
4. Danielle Tauro 5:02.30
5. Devyn Ramsay 5:06.74

Elite Men

1. Ian Boyle 4:04.95
2. Frezer Legesse 4:07.79
3. Tony Filipek 4:10.82
4. Joshua McAlary 4:12.73
5. Tim Schoch 4:14.75
6. Thomas Scott 4:22.98
7. Kyle Smith 4:28.62

Post-race summary from the Traverse City Record Eagle. click here

Congratulations to all of our winners! Great efforts by all of the racers! Special thanks to 5/3 Bank for their generous support of this event, without whom it would not be possible.

Official 2014 High School Golden Mile Results

High School Girls
1. Holly Bullough 5:04.19
2. Megan O'Neill 5:06.66
3. Erin McDonnell 5:13.42
4. Erin McDonald 5:16.99
5. Ashley Ko 5:19.28
6. Molly Peregrine 5:23.36
7. Maja Hill 5:27.31
8. Maddy Basch 5:30.08
9. Larissa Madrich 5:30.48
10. Olivia Brian 5:33.99
11. Graceann Tarsa 5:34.42
12. Stephanie Schaub 5:48.71

High School Boys
1. Anthony Berry 4:14.53
2. Chase Barnett 4:17.66
3. Ben Hill 4:20.33
4. Tommy Osika 4:21.88
5. Jason Ferrante 4:22.28
6. Ryan Robinson 4:24.92
7. Keenan Rebera 4:25.49
8. Conner Naughton 4:37.33
9. Trevor Thiebaut 4:37.71
10. Ian Daugherty 4:38.00
11. Nick Hirschenberger 4:41.20

Post Race Summary from Traverse City Record Eagle. click here

Excellent races from all of our High School competitors.

2014 Golden Mile -- Elite Field

Women's Race

Danielle Tauro, Shore Athletic Club
Amanda Eccleston
Rebecca Tracy
Sarah Boyle, Saucony Hurricanes
Devyn Ramsay

Men's Race
Josh McAlary, Playmaker's Elite / New Balance
Tom Scott, Running2Win
Frezer Legesse, Team Indiana Elite
Tim Schoch, Team Indiana Elite
Tony Filipek, Hanson's Yellow Team
Ian Boyle, Very Nice Track Club
Kyle Smith, Greater Flint Track Club

Final Fields are Posted for Tonight's Race

High School Girls
Athlete Name Hometown High School Grad. Best
Megan O'Neil Stanwood Chippewa Hills  2014 4:53
Holly Bullough Traverse City St. Francis 2016 4:59
Ashley Ko Traverse City Traverse City Central 2015 5:09
Larissa Medich Rockford Rockford High School 2016 5;10
Molly Peregrine Traverse City Traverse City Central  2014 5:14
Maja Hill Rockford Rockford High School 2015 5:15
Erin McDonnell Traverse City St. Francis High School 2014 5:15
Maddy Basch Traverse City Traverse City Central 2016 5:23
Erin McDonald Midland H.H. Dow 2014 5:26
Graceann Tarsa Traverse City Traverse City, MI 2014 5:28
Olivia Brian Benzonia Benzie Central High School 2017 5:35
Stephanie Schaub Thompsonville Benzie Central 2016 5:36
High School Boys
Athlete Name Hometown High School Grad. Best
Ben Hill Royal Oak Royal Oak HS 2015 4;10
Anthony Berry Traverse City   Central High 2015 4:12
Chase Barnett Ludington Mason County Central 2014 4;13
Keenan Rebera Mason Lansing Catholic  2015 4;17
Ian M Daugherty Jackson Jackson Christian 2014 4;17
Tommy Osika Waterford waterford mott 2014 4:21
Ryan Robinson West Bloomfield waterford mott 2015 4:21
Jason Ferrante Novi Northville high school 2015 4:26
Conor Naughton Northville Northville High School 2016 4;27
Trevor Thiebaut Cadillac Cadillac High School 2014 4;31
Nick Hirschenberger Traverse City   Traverse City West  2016 4;31

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Initial Elite Field Listing

With just two weeks until the 5/3 Bank Golden Mile, the field is beginning to take form. As a reminder the field will be limited to no more than 12 athletes in each race. Please see below for an initial list of Elite racers. Subject to change

Women's Field

1. Devyn Ramsay (Benzonia, MI)
2. Kelley Miller (Dublin, OH)
3. Danielle Tauro (Manahawkin, NJ)
4. Sarah Boyle (Brighton, MI)
5. CallyAnne Wyma (St. Louis, MI)
6. Amanda Eccleston (Tecumseh, MI)

Men's Field

1. Tom Scott (Lima, OH)
2. Josh McAlary (Jackson, MI)
3. Gabe Hilbert (Santa Barbara, CA)
4. Brandon Hudgins (Boone, NC)
5. Kyle Smith (Linden, MI)
6. Tony Filipek (Kingston, MI)
7. Ian Boyle (Brighton, MI)

Thursday, April 10, 2014

5/3 Bank Golden Mile Application Form

2014 National Cherry Festival 5/3 Bank Golden Mile

For all high school runners interested in applying for this year's race, please click the link below and submit the application. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

High School Application

For all Elite runners interested in applying for this year's race, please click the link below and submit the application. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Elite Miler Application

Thank you,

Eric, Bryan and Asa

2014 5/3 Bank Golden Mile Announcement

It's official the 2014 National Cherry Festival Fifth Third Bank Golden Mile will be held on Thursday evening July 10th in downtown Traverse City, Michigan. National Cherry Festival Director Trevor Tkach and Festival of Races coordinator Michelle Elliott have approved the event

Again this year we excited about the opportunity to hold the event to Thursday evening to coordinate with the Carter's Kids Mile. Plus in 2014, we will continue with the High School Elite Mile.

Thursday July 10th

Expected Time Frame
5:00pm High School Elite Girls' Mile
5:15pm High School Elite Boys' Mile
5:30pm Women's Elite Golden Mile
5:45pm Men's Elite Golden Mile
6:00pm Carter's Kids Mile

Elite 5/3 Bank Golden Mile Prize Money
1st Place $1,000
2nd Place $500
3rd Place $250
Clear leader at the halfway point $100 bonus

We will limit the field to no more than 12 athletes in each race.

Limited travel money are free lodging opportunities are available.

Elite Men = 4:08 or equivalent
Elite Women = 4:50 or equivalent
High School Boys = 4:26 or better
High School Girls = 5:10 or better

Special thanks to 5/3 Bank for their generous support of this event.

If you are interested in being a sponsor for this event, please contact us!

Thank you,

Bryan Burns and Eric Houghton
Race Coordinators