AUGUST 21 & 22, 2021
 2019 women's mile champion
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The Anchorage Mile

presented by Lynden

Saturday, August 21, 2021 -- 11:00 AM

Course Overview

The Anchorage Mile begins in downtown Anchorage on the south side of the Delaney Park Strip at the intersection of West 10th Avenue and G Street. Runners will complete one and a half loops of the following course:

  • Head east (towards the mountains) until reaching E Street. Turn left on E Street (north) and left again (west) on West 9th Street. Continue along the edge of the Delaney Park Strip till reaching I Street. Take another left turn (south). Turn left (east) again at West 10th Avenue. Cross the starting line. This is one loop.

The second half loop ends at the intersection of G Street and West 9th Avenue -- on the north side of the Delaney Park Strip.

USA Track and Field logoThe Anchorage Mile is USATF certified.

The Anchorage Mile Course Map

Field Limit

The Anchorage Mile field is limited to the first 500 entrants.


The Anchorage Mile will start on 10th Avenue between H Street and I Streets. The finish will be at the intersection of 9th Avenue and G Street. See the schedule below for heat start times.


The race will consist of four heats.

  • #1 - 11:00 AM:  females
  • #2 - 11:20 AM:  males
  • #3 - 11:40 AM: The Military Mile (see The Military Mile page)
  • #4 - 12:00 PM: Community Mile - males and females - all paces and abilities


All finishers will receive an event medal.

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