Crown City Mile

Crown City Mile

Thurs, July 4, 9:20am

Coronado, CA

The Crown City Mile returns to Coronado for its second year to welcome runners to dash a Mile fast down Orange Avenue as thousands of spectators gather for the 4th of July Independence Day Parade, which directly follows the Crown City Mile. The event is held in conjunction with the Crown City Classic, Coronado's 45th annual 4th of July Run featuring 12K and 5K runs from Tidelands Park. Come out to run a Mile on the point-to-point course and stay for the best 4th of July celebrations on the West Coast.

DIVISIONS: Men / Women / Youth
*9:20am start time subject to change based on 4th of July city schedule


BONUS: $1000 will be awarded to the male who wins and breaks 4 minutes, as well as the female who wins and breaks 4:25!

New in 2019: Kids Half-Mile for the little ones!

The Crown City Mile is a BBTM Featured Event, showcasing America's best Mile races throughout the year.

2019 Crown City Mile Champions
Ben Kanute (AZ), 4:21
Lauren Pregoni (CA), 6:06

4:14 Abrham Tesfamariam (ERI), 2018
5:03 Natasha LaBeaud Anzures (CAN / CA), 2018

Elite athlete contact, Jamie Monroe, Crown City Classic Director:

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Crown City Mile to offer $1000 bonus to winner for breaking 4 minutes in the Mile

July 03, 2019

Same bonus also offered to winning woman for breaking 4:25; second edition part of Coronado’s 45th annual 4th of July Run: The Crown City Classic

From Easy Day Sports

Race organizers in conjunction with Crown City Mile’s presenting sponsor Milestone Running, are offering $1000 to any man who...

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