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DC Road Runners Club to Host the 2013 RRCA National 1-Mile Championship

Arlington, VA – The DC Road Runners 1 Mile Track Championships will be the host for the 2013 RRCA National 1 Mile Championship.  The event is part of the Bring Back the Mile Tour, and the RRCA is a supporter of the Bring Back the Mile, America’s Distance, campaign.

The race will take place on Wednesday July 24, 2013 in Arlington, VA at the Washington-Lee High School track.  The Track Championships are FREE to all runners, member and non-member alike, but race organizers request that runners pre-register to help with planning. 

“The race follows shortly after the 2013 RunPro Camp which will be held in Arlington, VA from July 19-21,” explained Jean Knaack, RRCA executive director.  “We are working with race officials to keep some of the RunPro athletes in Arlington so they can compete in the 1 Mile National Championship.”

Prize money will be provided by both the DC Road Runners and the Road Runners Club of America to the top male and female 1 Mile champions.

Details about the event can be found on the DC Road Runners Club website.

About DC Road Runners: Runners of all ages and speeds are invited to join the Washington, DC area’s premier running organization, the DC Road Runners. For the past 50 years, the DC Road Runners Club has offered outstanding services to its members. The DC Road Runners is an affiliate of the Road Runners Club of America and they provide a year-round schedule of running events that offers everyone a chance to participate regardless of age, gender, or athletic ability.

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