about the YAKIMA MILE:

It's a 14-block, gradual downhill mile race

celebrating community in the beautiful Yakima Valley

and benefits survivors of domestic violence & YWCA Yakima

with races EVERYONE – from TINY TOTS
to MASTERS and WALKERS to ELITE RUNNERS – 

and a $50,000 PRIZE PURSE

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watch the Yakima Mile origin story:

qualifications

None! 

You don't even have to run - you can walk or jog! The Yakima Mile is fun for everyone, participants
and spectators. There are competitive heats and non-competitive heats for all ages & abilities.

 

heats schedule

  6:00 pm    Family Mile (NON-COMPETITIVE - Walk, Stroll, Jog)
  6:15 pm    6 - 11 YEARS MILE 
  6:25 pm    Sgt. Joe Deccio Heroes MILE
(first responders, military, healthcare)
  6:35 pm    Open Adult MILE 
  6:45 pm    Dog Mile Championship
  6:55 pm    12 - 14 YEARS MILE 
  7:05 pm    14 - 18 YEARS ROBBY BARANY MILE
  7:15 pm    Masters MILE
(40Y +)
  7:30 pm    Women's Elite MILE
  7:45 pm    Men’s Elite MILE
  8:00 pm    1/4 mile race to the finish with Kids & Elite Athletes

AWARDS CEREMONY TO FOLLOW

event records

JULY 2, 2022
 Sam Prakel 3:50.5 [Fastest Mile in Washington]
Ella Donaghu 4:32


AUGUST 28, 2021
Sam Prakel 3:54
Nikki Hiltz 4:21 [Fastest Mile in Washington]


JUNE 8, 2019
Amos Bartelsmeyer 3:51.76
Therese Haiss 4:29

 
MEN & WOMEN'S MASTERS
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