2017 Run Mag Mile Half & 5K

Run Mag Mile

Run Mag Mile
Date Sep 9, 2017
Distance 5k, Half-marathon
Course Type Road

Race Information

The Run Mag Mile half and 5k is a very cool race that prides itself on featuring a very unique piece of course... Chicago's famous Magnificent Mile!

For those runners not from Chicago, the Magnificent Mile is one of Chicago's most prestigioius roadways; a section of Michigan street lined with high end real estate, and extra wide roadways. This part of the city gets shut down for the Women's race, giving participants a once a year experience to go out and tackle a thoroughfare that is normally off the list for runners.

The main feature of the race is the road half marathon, however, there is also a 5k for those who don't want to go a full 13 miles. Both courses are relatively fast and flat course with no major hills to be aware of.

Run Mag Mile Half & 5K

Related Events

Did you know that this race is part of a series of runs? If you like this race you may want to run one of the following RAM Racing Chicago events.

Rudolph Ramble Dec 11, 2016 Road 5k
Road
Ravenswood Run Apr 30, 2017 Road 5k
Road
Cinco de Miler May 6, 2017 Road Other
Road
BTN Big 10k Jul 23, 2017 Road 5k 10k
Road
Bucktown 5k Sep 17, 2017 Road 5k
Road

Course Information

Both the half marathon and 5k courses start and finish in Grant Park. Expect a mostly flat, and very scenic course along the waterfront, and of course, back up Michigan Avenue.

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