Sizzling Mile

[Results] [Photos] The temperature was warm but the times were hot!  SRRC's Sizzling Mile was held at the Sacred Heart Griffin Track on Wednesday, July 23rd.  The 1 mile race (4 laps plus a little) was composed of 9 heats, based on predicted finish times.  The race started with the kids heat and ended with the sub 5 heat and a new Sizzling Mile record 4:34:08! See all the records at Back on … [Read more...]

What a Magnificent Mile!

[Results] [Photos] The first year for the Springfield's Magnificent Mile covered a grueling one mile stretch on 6th Street in the Historic downtown Springfield, IL.   The race drew around a hundred runners from central Illinois.  The heats went off at 3 minute intervals by age group.  The temperature was in the mid 60s and a SE wind was at our backs.  The course was marked at each 1/4 mile.  … [Read more...]