Twin Cities in Motion

May 8, 2014

Medtronic TC 1 Mile

It All Starts with the First Mile.

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It all starts with the first mile. This race is perfect for:
  • Singles, couples, and families

  • Coworkers and corporate teams

  • USATF MN Team Circuit participants

  • Competitive local runners

  • Professional and Olympic runners

1 Mile (12 City Blocks) of Fun for all Paces
  • Brooks® technical short-sleeve shirt for all participants (a $24 value!)

  • USATF-certified, timed course with instant results by Mtec

  • 1,000 finishers will be selected to receive a guaranteed, 
    non-complimentary entry into the Medtronic TC 10 Mile

  • TCM Photo Stop with props and a photographer

  • Designated "Cheers" Zones along the course with food & drink specials

  • A chance to win prizes with the TC 1 Mile Derby!


Wave Information

The race will be run in multiple waves. The first wave starts at 6:53 p.m. with each successive wave starting approximately 10-15 minutes after the one preceding it. See the chart below for wave information and approximate start times. (Wave start times may be subject to change.)

Friends & Family Wave

This wave is for runners of all ages and abilities! Grab your friends or family members and get moving! Runners, joggers, and sprinters are all welcome! (Please leave your strollers and pets at home.) 

 

6:53 p.m.

     

Corporate Team Challenge Wave

This wave is exclusively for runners on corporate teams! Let's get competitive! Gather your coworkers, nominate a captain, and create a corporate team to run for extra benefits and awards for being one of the top three largest or fastest divisions. 

 

7:05 p.m.

     

USATF – Mn Team Circuit Championship Wave

This wave makes up one of nine races in which USATF Minnesota registered teams compete for points toward year-end awards. Stay to watch local professionals who make up the field of runners in this wave for 2014 USATF Minnesota Team Circuit competitors presented by Twin Cities In Motion and Life Time Run.

 

7:16 p.m.

     

Masters Wave

This wave is open to all runners ages 40 and older who are taking their race more seriously. Typically, runners who are looking for a little more space in their starting corral will tow the line in this wave.

 

7:24 p.m.

     

Open Wave

This wave is open to all runners under age 40 who are taking their race more seriously. Typically, runners who are looking for a little more space in their starting corral will tow the line in this wave.

 

7:36 p.m.

     

Women’s Professional Wave **

This wave is for invited professional runners only. Stay to watch the professional women compete for the $25,000 prize purse! The field includes national and world record holders, Olympians, and Team USA Minnesota athletes. The female course record was set in 2011 by Sara Hall at 4 minutes, 30.8 seconds!

 

7:51 p.m.

     

Men’s Professional Wave **

This wave is for invited professional runners only. Stay to watch the professional men compete for the $25,000 prize purse! The field includes national and world record holders, Olympians, and Team USA Minnesota athletes. The male course record was set in 2013 by Nick Willis at 3 minutes, 56.1 seconds!

 

8:03 p.m.

 

**Please see the Professional Athletes page for time standards and pro recruiter information. 

Host Hotel & Race Headquarters

The Depot will be the host hotel for the Medtronic TC 1 Mile!

Race and Course Information

Read about the wave start, parking and spectator spots in Race Information. Information about the course, clocks, and timing can be found in Course Information.

Road Closure/Course Crossing Information

Nicollet Mall will close to traffic at 6:30 p.m. and reopen at 8:30 p.m. Cross-streets will be open to traffic intermittently during this time. Please obey Law Enforcement and Course Marshal direction.

 

Not planning to run? Volunteer!