Have you ever wondered how fast you could run a mile on the road? Find out at the Mile of Truth, debuting at this year’s Devil Mountain Run. The iconic mile is unique in its ability to stoke the fire of even the most competitive runners. It’s 5,280 feet of pure, unadulterated effort.
The USATF Certified Mile of Truth starts at 9:00 a.m. and will run in five separate heats
- Youth Open: Ages 14 and under (competitive middle-schoolers)
- Open: Ages 15 – 39
- Masters: Ages 40 – 54
- Super Masters: Ages 55+
- Elite:* $1500 prize purse
Prize purse breakdown:
Overall male finisher: $500; 2nd place male finisher $175; 3rd place male finisher $75
Overall female finisher $500; 2nd place female finisher $175; 3rd place female finisher $75
- Buddi Love Mile of Truth: For runners and their speedster canine companions. All dogs must run on leash and be under the full control of their owner. Only well socialized and leash friendly dogs allowed. Please carry a bag to pick up after your dog. People wishing to walk with their dog should register for the 5K.
Online registration will close Saturday, May 6 at 2 p.m. You may register in person at packet pickup. Race day registration fees are an additional $10.
Packet Pickup is at Forward Motion Sports
Friday, May 5: 3 to 7 p.m.
Saturday, May 6: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
You may pick up packets for friends and family members running the race. If you are picking up your packet on race day, please arrive early to avoid lines.
Prefer to register the old fashioned way? Download a form to mail in here.
Start/Finish line will be on Railroad Avenue near Lunardi’s. Runners will head north on Railroad and will turn right on W. Prospect Ave. They will then turn right again on Hartz Ave. and will be running south in the southbound side of the street. Runners will then make a right turn on School St. and will turn right again back onto Railroad Ave. They will make two (2) laps in order to complete one-mile.