Inaugural Mile of Truth

Inaugural Mile of Truth

Sun, May 7, 9:00am

Danville, CA

As part of the 39th running of Devil Mountain Run 5K & 10K, the event is bringing back the Mile: 5,280 feet of pure, unadulterated effort! The inaugural Mile of Truth will be contested on a USATF-certified 2-loop course in the heart of downtown Danville, CA and also offers a $1500 prize purse for the Elite division.

The race divisions - 5 heats - are as follows:
• Elite (standards are 5 minutes or faster for men / 5:45 and below for women) with $1500 prize money going three deep ($500, $175 and $75)
• Open Division 39 & under = prizes
• Masters Men & Women (40-54) = prizes
• Super Masters Men & Women 55-plus = prizes
• Buddi Love Dog Mile (competitive owner / dog Mile) = prizes

The inaugural Mile of Truth is also a BBTM Featured Event, showcasing America's best Mile races throughout the year.

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Return the Mile to prominence on the American & worldwide sports and cultural landscape by elevating and celebrating the Mile to create a movement.

Bring Back the Mile as the premier event in the sport, and increase interest in and media coverage of the Mile for both those who love the distance as well as the general public.

Bring Back the Mile to celebrate the storied distance and to recognize the people who made and make the Mile great and to promote Mile events and the next generation of U.S. Milers.

Bring Back the Mile to create a national movement for the Mile as America’s Distance,
to inspire Americans to run the Mile as part of their fitness program and to replace the 1600 meters at High School State Track & Field Meets across the country.

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