Frank Shorter Mile and Mustache Run Kids Race 2022

Sat January 1, 2022 Gainesville, FL 32605 US Directions
Events

Frank Shorter Mile

12:00PM EST - 1:30PM EST

Kids' Mustache Run

12:40PM EST - 1:30PM EST
Place
Westside Park
1001 NW 31st Drive
Gainesville, FL US 32605
Description

Ring in the New Year with a fast mile! Our traditional Frank Shorter mile will kick off your new year and fire up your competitive drive. Separate heats for men and women (see schedule below). Two loops around the Westside Park neighborhood on a fast USATF Certified Course; great for family and friends who want to watch the race and cheer! Professional timing with results for 1-mile races! FREE for current FTC members ( FREE race code can be found here by logging into your FTC account) and kids race is free for anyone; $15 for non-members for the adult 1-mile races. There will be awards for overall men and women. Awards for age group winners in 10-year categories for 1st in each age group. 

$100 in Prize Money for 1st place Male and Female who break the current course records:

  • Male: Enoch Nadler - 4:20
  • Female: Georganne Watson - 5:17

Kids who want to run/walk the Kids' Mustache run must register, but this is a FREE event for children 12 and under. 

If you want to join the Florida Track Club and participate in the numerous races and track meets planned each year, go to Floridatrackclub.org.  Individual yearly membership is only $30, family membership $40, and student membership $15.  (Hmmm, makes sense to join!!)  For 2022 - 9 free races (all professionally timed), 3 with discounts, and a summer social. The Florida Track Club is sponsored by UF Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Institute. 

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Schedule:
  • 12:00 pm Men's Race 1 Mile Race

  • 12:20 pm kids free Mustache Dash (1/2 mile)

  • 12:35 pm Women's 1 Mile Race

2022 FTC Race Schedule:

If you want to join the Florida Track Club and participate in the numerous races and track meets we have planned this year, go to Floridatrackclub.org. Individual yearly membership is only $30, family membership $40, and student membership $15.  (Hmmm, makes sense to join!!)  See the full FTC Schedule (9 free races and 3 with discounts each year). 

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