***For 2020, the Brooklyn Mile went virtual. The event took place on Father’s Day weekend and participants were able to post their race result over the course of three days (June 19-21). Proceeds benefitted NYC’s COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund. Results: here. Stay tuned for news about 2021!***

 

The mile is an iconic distance. Unique in its ability to stoke the fire of the most competitive runner, but also in its wide appeal to people of all abilities and experience levels. The course itself is super-fast and exhilarating. Personal bests abound for experienced runners, and a unique opportunity for beginners and back-of-the-packers to experience a unique trip and perspective through Williamsburg’s main artery.

The Brooklyn Mile employs a wave start method. The waves and traditional start times are as follows:

9:30AM: Masters Women (40 and older)
9:50AM: Masters Men (40 and older)
10:10AM: Open Women
10:30AM: Open Men
10:50AM: Fast Movers Women’s Mile*
11:10AM: Fast Movers Men’s Mile*
11:30AM: Quita Francique Friends & Family Mile
11:50AM: Women’s 4 x 1/4 Mile Road Relay
12:10PM: Men’s 4 x 1/4 Mile Road Relay

*by invitation only