This 6.2 mile race is a natural progression for runners and walkers who have completed the 4 Mile race in the past and want a bigger challenge but may not be ready for the Half Marathon. This race shares the same start, exciting stadium finish and portions of the scenic Half Marathon course. All participants will receive a short-sleeve, moisture-wicking shirt and a finisher's medal.
Other race info:
- Race will be run on Saturday, September 27, 2014.
- The race starts in front of the historic Baker Street Station in downtown Fort Wayne, and concludes with an exciting finish at Parkview Field. The course takes racers through historic Fort Wayne neighborhoods and past landmark churches.
- All participants who complete the course will receive a finisher's medal
- Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers in the following categories/ age groups: Overall Wheelchair, Overall Open; Overall Masters (40+); 14 and Under; 15-19; 20 to 24; 25 to 29; 30 to 34; 35 to 39; 40 to 44; 45 to 49; 50 to 54; 55 to 59; 60 to 64; 65 to 69; 70 to 74; 75 to 79; 80 and Over.
- Race numbers are required to participate
- You must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenges of the 10K
- Non-competitive wheelchairs and push strollers are allowed in the 4 Mile only.
- Wheeled and/or motorized devices (in-line/roller skates, bikes, skateboards, heelys, wagons, etc.) and animals (except guide dogs) will not be allowed on the course.
- The use of electronic devices is strongly discouraged.
- Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE and CANNOT be applied to future years. NO EXCEPTIONS!
The 2013 race was won by Benjamin Beard (above left), 29, Indianapolis, Indiana (38:31). The women's winner was Anna Farmer (above right), 23, Fort Wayne, Indiana (39:20). Both earned the title "2013 RRCA Indiana State 10K Champion." The Wheelchair division was won by Randall Kongar, 18, Berne, Indiana (59:11). Complete searchable results are available here.