2010 USA 1 Mile Road Championships
May 13, 2010
Watch it Live - The USA 1 Mile Road Championships will be streamed live in cooperation with RunnerSpace.com at www.USARunningCircuit.com. The women's race is scheduled to begin at 7:53 p.m. C.S.T and the men will start at 8:03 p.m.
David Torrence (Oakland, Calif.) is set to return to Minneapolis to defend his 2009 title, while 2008 Olympians Christin Wurth-Thomas (Springdale, Ark.) and Anna Pierce (Mammoth Lakes, Calif.) are among the women's favorites at Thursday's USA 1 Mile Road Championships. The event will be hosted through 2012 by the Medtronic TC 1 Mile.
Athletes will compete for a total prize purse of $22,500, with the men's and women's USA Champion earning $4,000 each. This year's race will also feature a pair of $10,000 "Time Bounties," if the men's and women's champions better four minutes and 4:32, respectively.