Race Preview: 2017 Miles on Memorial (Eugene)

If you don’t already have epic plans for Memorial Weekend, or you do but will be back in time to get in some miles in on Monday before the week starts up again, then Eclectric Edge Racing has an event for you! The 2017 Miles on Memorial has something for everyone: 5K, 10K, 15K, or grab some buddies for the 3-person 15K relay.

Each event will be chip timed and is in loop fashion; 5K is one loop, 10K is two loops, 15K is three.

Awards will be given to the top male and female finishers overall and top three in each age group in each race. The top relay team in each division will receive awards as well.

Age Groups: 10 & Under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80+

Relay Team Divisions:  Open, Armed Forces, Business, High School, Middle School

Each event will have the following Team Divisions:  Open, Armed Forces, Business, High School, Middle School

When: Monday, May 29, 2017 at 9 am
Where: Alton Baker Park | Eugene, OR
Register: Online; $25 for the 5K, 10K, or 15K; $60 for the 3-person relay (ages 17 and under or 60+ get a $5 discount)

About Author

Bobi Jo has lived all over the midwest but moved to Portland in 2007 and now calls it home. She started casually running in 2012 and trained up for the "Run Like A Mother" 5k as her first proper event. She got a taste of the runner's high and is now a veteran ultrarunner. While running is her favorite sport, she is a "Jill of all trades, master of none" - her other hobbies include rock climbing, hiking, skiing, mountain biking, snowshoeing, and traveling the world. On her elusive rest days, she is an avid bookworm and a Green Bay Packers fan.

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