Festival of Senior 1 Mile Run or Walks. An Event for All Seniors (65 years and over). Invite your parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents and great grandparents!
1 Mile Fun Walk • 1 Mile Races for Age Group Competitors in waves • 1 Mile Wheelchair push • Assisted Wheelchair push • 400m Wheelchair push • Walkers with Walkers 400m
We are featuring our over 65 superstars in a timed 1 mile walk and/or run on Wednesday morning, Nov. 22.
Awards will be given out in 5 year age groups starting at 65-69; 70-74; 75-79; 80-84; 85- 89; 90 – 94 and 95 and over.
The cost is $30. Each senior participating will receive a t-shirt, Tri-City Medical Center backpack, custom Trot medal and Senior 1-Mile neck ribbon.
* Family members are welcome to participate free of charge to provide assistance, if needed. Family members will not received amenities without registering (shirt, medal, finish food, backpacks etc.)
Registration is available online or during the expo on Tuesday, Nov. 21 and Wednesday, Nov. 22. We recommend registering prior to Wednesday or arriving at least 90 mins before your scheduled start time Wednesday. Shuttle bus and handicap parking is available via Betty’s lot, south of the Amphitheater on Tuesday and Wednesday. Please contact us regarding additional bus drop off and handicap parking.
Schedule of Events:
Registration Expo: 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM
9:00 AM: 65 and Over Run
9:30 AM 65 and Over Walk or Push 1 Mile
10:00 AM 65 and Over 400 Meters Walk or Push
Our oldest finisher in the 1 Mile 96 year old Mickey Stolzoff picture with her great grand children above. And Move Your Feet Before You Eat!® Foundation spokeswoman 83 year old Anne Garrett Finishing the 1 Mile in first place for 80- 84 year old age group. Read about Anne in the Wall Street Journal. Would you like our Superstar Senior Anne Garrett to come out to your group to give a motivational speech and talk about how starting to run at 72 changed her life? Please contact us at [email protected]