Friday, June 24, 2016

2016 Announcements -- Playmaker's

We are excited to announce the addition of Playmaker's as a Sponsor. They will be our gear sponsor as well as helping out with halfway bonus for our elites. Thank you Playmakers!

Still lots of room on the open races. Here is your chance to see what you can do in an open mile!

The High School fields are getting full. Contact Asa Kelly if you are still interested.

Mens' Elite Field is shaping up nicely, but more spots available for the womens' elite race. Please contact Lex Williams if you are interested.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

2016 National Cherry Festival CHERRY Mile, presented by the Traverse City Track Club

Hello Runners:

We are excited to announce that the Traverse City Track Club is on board to sponsor the 2016 Cherry Mile, formerly the Golden Mile.

Again this year, an open mile for the Public is available.

Proposed schedule:
3:45 packet pick-up at Central Grade School
4:45 Open Race (men and women combined)
5:00 High School Girls, Invite only limited to 12 runners
5:15 High School Boys, Invite only limited to 12 runners
5:30 Elite Women, 4:50 or better, contact Lex
5:45 Elite Men, 4:12 or better, contact Lex

Event details can be found here.

Travel assistance is available for athletes meeting the elite standards and limited free lodging opportunities are available at NMC dorm rooms.

Please contact Lex Williams, Eric Houghton,  or Burns if you are interested in applying for the 2016 Elite Race
Thank you,
Eric, Bryan, Lex