Tough Track Mile

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Race Day Information

Start Lines for the 600, 1000 and Mile are Clearly Marked.


From Start to Finish west curb south bound lane on Columbia is closed to traffic from McGillivray to Columbia.

Traffic will use the median lane only from McGillivray to Columbia south bound during the event starting at 6:15 am.

Volunteers will be situated to direct traffic at intersections.

1000m and Mile

For the Mile Every 100m is Marked on the Road Clearly in Orange Paint

Once again regarding the 600, 1000m and the Mile, the westbound curb lane will be coned off for the Race ( traffic will still be present on the median lane Westbound)

Runners Must Keep to the West Bound Curb Lane.

Final Schedule and Check in Procedure:

All Athletes are to Check in at the Check in Table (just past the Finish Line on Columbia at McGillivray South Side)

Check in Table will Open at 7:15 am, All athletes in all events must check in at least 20 Minutes prior to their race start.

All 600m Athletes need to be checked in by 7:45 am.

600m athletes will be walked to the Start Line by the marshall (Andy Tough)

***Kindergarten and Younger Athletes will have Older Experienced Athletes on Course with them during the Race.***

1000m Runners may check in anytime between 7:15 am and 8:15 am at the Check In Table (Just past The Finish Line on Columbia at McGillivray South Side)

1000m Runners will meet at the 1000m Start Line at Eglinton Crescent on Scurfield at 8:35 am Westbound curbside lane.

Mile Runners may Check in Anytime between 7:15 am and 8:45 am at the Check In Table (Just Past The Finish Line on Columbia at McGillivray South Side)

Mile Runners Must Report to the Start Line by 9:05 am on Fleetwood at Scurfield Westbound Curbside Lane.

Schedule Of Events:

8:00 am  600m  
Heat 1:    2013 + Younger Girls/ 2013 + Younger Boys
Heat 2:   2008/2009/2010 Girls
Heat 3:   2008/2009/2010 Boys
Heat 4:    2008/2009/2010  Boys

8:50 am  1000m
Heat 1: 2005/2006/2007 Girls
Heat 2:  2005/2006/2007 Boys

9:15 Mile
Heat 1:  High School/Open Elite/Masters Women
Heat 2:  High School/Open Elite/Masters Men

The First Tough Track Mile

Welcome to the first Tough Track Mile being held in Whyte Ridge on May 4, 2019. The Tough Track Mile is a Whyte Ride community event providing an opportunity for families and individuals to participate in the Athletics Canada recommended running distances for all age groups.

Proceeds of this event go towards improving Athletic development within the Tough Track Club.

Event Start Time 8:00 AM

Distances are Children’s 600m Fun Run,

  • Awards for the following age categories
  • born in 2013 and younger
  • born in 2011 or 2012,
  • born in 2008, 2009, or 2010

1 Km Road Race

  • Awards for the following age categories
  • All athletes born in 2005, 2006 and 2007

1 Mile Races

  • Awards for the following age categories
  • Highschool 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004
  • Elite ages 19-34
  • Masters (35-49) and (50 and older)

Final Schedule will be posted on April 29, 2019

Online Registration can be found at the link below

Online Registration

In person registration can be done during Race Kit Pickup on Thursday May 2 and Friday May 3 between 5 and 8 at U of M Stadium.