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High Street Mile

 23rd Annual Newburyport High Street Mile           

            Sunday, August 4, 2013

            9:15 AM start

The Winner’s Circle Running Club’s 23rd Annual Newburyport High Street Mile will be run on August 4, 2013. 9:15 AM start start at Atkinson Common in Newburyport, MA. Fast/flat USATF certified straight line course (USATF certification MA07009JK). Separate start times based on age division and sex. Proceeds benefit the River Rivals (Amesbury, Newburyport, Pentucket, Triton) XC and T&F programs.

All entrants are asked to bring $1 to contribute to THE ONE FUND BOSTON to aid Boston Marathon bombing victims.

High Street Mile

Competition and fun for all at WCRC’s Newburyport High Street Mile

Sponsored by:
Greater Boston Running Company

Day-Before Number Pickup and Last Minute Registration – Saturday August 3

Pre-registered runners can stop by the Greater Boston Running Company store in Newburyport to pick up their shirts and numbers on Saturday, August 3 between 10 AM and 1 PM. What better way to make race day easy and fun? Just show up Sunday ready to run, no waiting in lines necessary! This will also be the last chance for runners to sign up for the pre-registration price of $20. Race day registration will be $25 for adults 16 and over (still $20 for youth 15 and under on race day).

Projected Heat Start Times (Please be prepared to run 15 minutes prior to these estimated Start Times):

  • Heat 1: 9:15 Girl’s & Boy’s Race – Ages 15 and under
  • Heat 2: 9:50 Women’s Race – Ages 16 and up
  • Heat 3: 10:10 Men’s Race – Ages 16 and up

Open Course Records:

  • Men’s Open: Erik Nedeau  4:03 1995
  • Women’s Open: Amy Mortimer  4:35 2008
  • Men’s Master: Ed Sparkowski 4:22 1997
  • Women’s Master:   Zofia Wieciorkowska 5:05 2007
  • Men’s Senior:   Richard Murray  4:42 1997
  • Women’s Senior:    Sidney Letendre 5:40 2005


PRIZE MONEY: $650, $350, $200, $100, $50 top 5 Male/Female overall; $100, $50, $25 top 3 Male/Female 40+

GREATER BOSTON RUNNING COMPANY:  $400 bonus to 1st sub 4:00 Male & sub 4:30 Female

INCENTIVES:      $200 course record bonus to 1st Male & Female

Age Division Awards: 9&under, 10-12, 13-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

Chip timed by Yankee Timing - 2012 Race Results
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Pregistration $20 for youth (0-15) and adults (16-64), $10 for age 65+. Post entry $20 for youth (0-15) and $25 for all adults (16+) including 65+. No race-day entries accepted after 9:00 AM.

Field limited to 600 (tee shirts to first 400 to register). The 2012 race sold out on race day, so pre-register to guarantee a slot.

Register Online NOW!
T-shirts still available!
Click here for a paper application you can print and mail in.

The High Street Mile is the final race of the WCRC Speed Series 4-3-2-1. The four race series begins at the end of March at the April Fool’s 4 Mile Race, continues in May with the Run for the Roses 5k, continues in June with the Pat Polletta 2 Mile Race, and finishes in August at the High Street Mile. “It’s all about running faster.”

For more information, email hsmile@runthecircle.org.