The Reno Mile is a one mile race on Reno's most famous street, Virginia Street in downtown Reno where you will pass two times under the Reno's most famous landmark the Reno Arch. There will be multiple heats, from fun to serious.
Stay tuned for more details, including the unveiling of the race logo, to be released in early 2018.
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2018 Race Schedule
Here is the line-up of our events with some changes from prior years:
March 11, 2018: We have a NEW Leprechaun! Her name is Caitlin and she is a fast, former UNR Cross Country & Track team member. So to beat her you will need to be speedy. Registration is open now!
June 1-2, 2018: 14th Annual Reno-Tahoe Odyssey Relay Run Adventure
June 2, 2018: 6th Annual Capital Odyssey Relay
June 2, 2018: 4th Annual Comstock Odyssey Relay
Reno Running Festival
NEW - September 8-9, 2018: We are excited to start a new celebration of running and fitness and Reno. We are still putting together the final details, but here is the proposed schedule:
- SATURDAY MORNING
NEW - Reno Mile: This will be a one mile race on Virginia Street in downtown Reno, with a number of heats from fun to serious. Everyone can run a mile!
- SATURDAY AFTERNOON
A variety of fun activities to choose from that promote running, fitness and Reno.
- SATURDAY EVENING
Pasta dinner, followed by a running themed movie.
- SUNDAY MORNING
50th Annual Journal Jog 8K Run/Walk: This may be the retirement / farewell of Reno's Oldest Footrace, so come out and celebrate the milestone anniversary of this longstanding event!
NEW DATE - 6th Annual Reno 10 Miler & Relay: You can either run the full 10 miles on your own or put together a 2-3 person relay team.
NEW - Reno Running Festival Medal: For those participating in the Reno Mile on Saturday and in one of the races on Sunday, you will receive a Reno Running Festival medal.
NEW - Two Race Competition: There will be a two race competition combining the Reno Mile and the Reno 10 Miler.
We are working diligently on the details of the Reno Running Festival weekend and will announce them in early 2018. Registration for the Reno Running Festival races will open in January.
We will not be producing the Run with the Girls event.
We are considering starting a new race series. Stay tuned for more information about that.