USA Track & Field certified course !!
MERRILL'S MILE is a USA Track & Field certified course !! 1 lap = 0.9902 miles. It is also professionally chipped timed.
The course is a 12' wide 1-mile PAVED (asphalt) loop with approximately 10' of elevation gain per loop. Runners will switch directions every 6 hours.
There will be one fully stocked aid station at the start/finish line with plenty of typical race foods available all day and night (water, sports drink, pretzels, bananas, oranges, watermelon, PB&J, soft drinks). Other foods we've served at previous races: vegan tomato soup, grilled cheese, sweet potato/black bean burritos, potatoes, popsicles, smoothies, pancakes, and bacon...plenty to choose from! We'll also have ice available for you to help keep cool!
MERRILL'S MILE is a USA Track & Field certified course !! 1 lap = 0.9902 miles
Race options and start times are:
48 hour start time:
24 hour start times are:
* Saturday 9am
* Saturday 9pm (NEW OPTION!!!)
* Sunday 9am
12 and 6 hour start times are:
Link to 2023 pre-race letter: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1qycRBg7-wKQo_RpMbQmKAvxj3IsKqiO0aVo1CVhblmE/edit?usp=sharing