1 Mile

Medtronic TC 1 Mile

Date and Time

Downtown Minneapolis, MN

Run with us in Downtown MPLS + receive

Brooks Running® Gear

Represent your fast (or leisure!) mile all summer in a short-sleeve, technical shirt, a $24 value. Artwork by Kick!

Fan-Favorite Course

Return to the Guthrie Theater neighborhood with a fast course and no incline grades greater than 1%. 

Seven Start Lines

Choose your best fit! Waves include first-timers, recreational, competitive, and corporate team.

Live DJ, Cash Bar

Join us for the Post-Race Party, presented by JPMorgan Chase & Co. in the Mill City Museum. Don't forget to ring the TCM PR Bell!

Get Up-Close to Pros

The Medtronic TC 1 Mile is host to the 2018 USATF Minnesota 1 Mile Road Championship. Watch the action live!

Guaranteed 10 Mile Entry

1,000 random finishers receive guaranteed, non-complimentary entry into the Medtronic TC 10 Mile in October just for running with us!

Medtronic TC 1 Mile Participant Shirt 2018

Short Sleeve Technical Shirt

You'll run inspired in this Brooks Running® technical shirt, available in men's and women's sizing, designed locally by Kick. We expect to see this one all over the lakes this summer!
Race Details
Packet Pick Up

Packet pick up will be available the last two days before the race at Twin Cities In Motion in Saint Paul.

Tuesday, May 8

Twin Cities In Motion

9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Wednesday, May 9

Twin Cities In Motion

9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

RACE DAY, May 10

Mill City Museum Train Shed

Starting at 5:15 p.m.

Twin Cities In Motion is located off of University Avenue in Saint Paul, MN. The TCM Office is near the Westgate Station off of the Metro Transit Green Line and faces Territorial Avenue, at 2635 University Avenue West, Suite 190, St. Paul, MN 55114.

On race day, packet pick up will begin move to the Mill City Museum shed located at 704 S 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55415 .

Wave Starts

It all starts with the first mile.® Choose the start line that's right for you!

6:30 p.m. – Corporate Team Challenge

6:45 p.m. – First Timer’s

7 p.m. – Recreational

7:30 p.m. – Competitive

7:40 p.m. – USATF Minnesota Team Circuit,  Invitation Only (USATF Members)

7:52 p.m. – Women’s Professional,  Invitation Only

8:01 p.m. – Men’s Professional,  Invitation Only


If you wish to run in a different wave than the one you registered for, you may do so without changing your registration and you will still receive timing and results.

Corporate Team Challenge

The Corporate Team Challenge (CTC) offers workplaces of all types and sizes the opportunity to add team-building and excitement to the workplace while promoting health and fitness.

2018 Medtronic TC 1 Mile CTC Results | 2018 Medtronic TC 1 Mile CTC Largest Teams

Create a Corporate Team

Learn More about CTC!

Parking Information

Be sure to allow plenty of time (45 minutes to an hour) to locate parking and walk to the start/finish area before your wave start.

  • FREE RIDES on Metro Transit buses and METRO lines for participants from 2-10 p.m.! Must present printed coupon. The start area is 0.35 miles from the U.S. Bank Stadium Station via the Metro Transit Green Line.
  • There is no designated parking for this event, but there are a number of area pay lots available. Consider parking on the east side of the river and crossing the Stone Arch Bridge to reach the start/finish area. Note: access to lots adjacent to the race course may be limited; pay close attention to no parking signs, designated parking hours, and meter details.
  • Please do NOT park in the Guthrie Parking Ramp. Patrons with tickets to the evening’s performances will cross from the ramp to the theater between waves.
Hotel Information

The Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot, 225 3rd Ave South, Minneapolis, MN 55401, is the Medtronic TC 1 Mile host hotel and offers a special rate to participants and spectators under the Medtronic TC 1 Mile room block.

  • Contact Renaissance Reservations at (612) 375-1700 or 866-211-4611 and ask for the Medtronic TC 1 Mile room block to get the group rate of $159.00 for a Standard King or Queen/Queen Room (dates TBD) or book your group rate for Medtronic TC 1 Mile online.
Competitive Athletes

Twin Cities In Motion is proud to host top U.S. athletes as host of the USATF Minnesota 1 Mile Road Championship. For prize money details, qualification standards, and more, please view the Competitive Athletes information sheet.

The Medtronic TC 1 Mile is the fifth race in the 2018 MDRA Grand Prix.

The Medtronic TC 1 Mile is the second event in the 2018 Bring Back the Mile Tour.


2018 results will be available online after the event.

2018 Medtronic TC 1 Mile CTC Results | 2018 Medtronic TC 1 Mile CTC Largest Teams

For access to course information, results, and more, download the free Twin Cities In Motion App, presented by Medtronic.

For results from 2001-2017, please click here.

Spectators Welcome!

Friends and family are welcome to come to the race, bring a motivational sign, and watch and cheer on participants! Please check back for detailed information about best spots to view the event and tips on how to see your participant cross both the start and finish lines!

As always, please be respectful of private property. Pedestrians are permitted to cross the course only at intersections where race officials are present to direct foot traffic.



Check out our FAQ's.

When should I register?

Registration for the Medtronic TC 1 Mile is available online and opens at 10 a.m. on Thursday, February 15. Registration will close when the field limit is reached.

February 15 – April 4: Online Registration



USATF MN Team Circuit


Kids (12 and under)


April 5 – May 4: Online Registration



USATF MN Team Circuit


Kids (12 and under)


Race Week Registration: Starting May 4 at 9 a.m.*



USATF MN Team Circuit


Kids (12 and under)


*Registration will close when the field limit is reached.

Registration Notes:

In order for each person to receive registration confirmation, one must provide a unique email address for each unique registration. For example: John and Jane Smith using "smithfamily"@gmail.com for their registrations will only receive one person's confirmation, and one detailed race email.

Prices listed do not include processing fee.

We’re dedicated to providing safe, fun and high-quality events for athletes of all ages and abilities to promote health and fitness. Thank you for your support! 

How can I see if I'm registered?

Registration confirmation for the Medtronic TC 1 Mile is online. Click here to access the search function. Enter your first and/or last name and click Apply to search. Click on your name to view your registration confirmation.

Can I receive a refund or defer my entry to next year?

Refunds are available within 48 hours of registration only. To request a refund, email info@tcmevents.org or call 289-7701 within 48 hours of when you submitted your registration. If accepted, you will be refunded your race entry fee; online transaction fees are non-refundable. Deferrals are not permitted.

Can I transfer my 1 mile entry?

Race registrations for select TCM events may be transferred to another person through the automated TCM transfer process. Registrations may only be transferred within the designated transfer period for each event and within the same event and distance as the original registration. The Medtronic TC 1 mile transfer deadline is April 18, 2018. Additional fees and restrictions may apply including ineligibility of some registrations completed using an invitation code. Once race numbers are assigned, they are never transferable. 

View step-by-step instructions to begin a transfer. Email registration@tcmevents.org with questions.

Can I switch waves?

Yes. If you wish to run in a different wave than the one you registered for, you do not need to let race officials know; your chip will register your time in the new wave. Note: the USATF MN Team Circuit Wave, Women’s Professional Wave, and Men’s Professional Wave are reserved for invited athletes only.

Can I pick up my friend or team's packet?

Yes. Please have ready their race number and the correct spelling of the person's name. Registrants will be notified of race numbers in the pre-race email following the end of online registration. Picking up others' packets is limited to FOUR at a time if others are waiting; thanks for understanding. Corporate Team captains may contact us to inquire about team pick-up options.

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