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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2019 Race Schedule
Check out our line-up of events showcasing Reno-Tahoe through premium running races!
March 17, 2019: Our very own Leprechaun, Caitlin, is back for another year to make this a fun, green, festive 5K run/walk! She's a former UNR Cross Country & Track team member and still fast. So to beat her you will need to be speedy.
May 29-30, 2020: 16th Annual Reno-Tahoe Odyssey Relay Run Adventure
May 30, 2020: 8th Annual Capital Odyssey Relay
May 30, 2020: 6th Annual Comstock Odyssey Relay
September 7-8, 2019: Celebrate running in Reno!
September 7, 2019: 2nd Annual Reno Mile - This is a one mile race on Virginia Street in downtown Reno, with timed age group and elite heats and untimed Dog Mile and Fun heats. Run up to 3 heats for one small price. Everyone can run a mile!
Pasta dinner - details to come
September 8, 2019: 51st Annual Journal Jog 8K Run/Walk - Back for another year, this local event is dubbed Reno's Oldest Footrace and includes lots of team and pair categories and even a caterpillar. There is a running stroller division, too so come out and celebrate this longstanding event!
Reno Running Fest Double Dare Medal: Participants who complete the Reno Mile AND the Journal Jog will earn a special medal recognizing their achievement of two races in two days.