The Downtown Mile: Just Do It

Posted on July 23, 2013 by


7.24The health and fitness spirit of Cville will be out in full force this Wednesday, July 24th, for The Michie Tavern Downtown Mile.

Charlottesville’s first ever mile foot race will hit the streets of Downtown at 7:00 pm on Jefferson Street by Lee Park. Prices will be awarded to the fastest man and woman finisher, as well as the fastest team.

Don’t miss out on the After Party! Join the sinewy masses for DJ-led Yoga Jam on the Pavilion stage from 7:30 to 8:15 with Karen of Opal Yoga.

All in all, this event is jam-packed. “Opal, Bend, Fight Gone Mad, tru Pilates, Ragged Mountain Running Shop, and UVA Phys Lab will be at the free Healthy Living Expo (5-8 pm) in addition to Whole Foods, Smoothie King, and a variety of other local businesses,” explained Kristin Watson of lululemon Charlottesville. “And Brad Savage from 106.1 The Corner will be playing music from 5-7!”

Pre-race activities include the FREE Healthy Living Expo from 5-8 pm at the Pavilion, presented by Notus Sports and lululemon athletica Charlottesville.

Find out more about the event on Facebook, and register for the race!

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