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Christmas Classic & Miracle Mile

A Benefit for Heart of America, the bone marrow registry.

This event has already been run. The results are available here.

Miracle Mile (1 mile downhill)

8:00 a.m., Sunday, December 19, 1999: The Miracle Mile starts 8 a.m. at Rainbow Falls on JFK Drive (near Transverse Drive & 19th Avenue overpass) and runs a slight downhill on JFK to the Polo Field/Spreckles Lake area on JFK. It is certified point to point and very fast. Super Shuttles will be available from Polo Fields to Rainbow Falls. There is no registration at Rainbow Falls.

Christmas Classic 5K

8:30 a.m., Sunday, December 19, 1999: The Christmas Classic 5K starts 8:30 a.m. on JFK Drive near Spreckles Lake & also near the mile finish. It runs a scenic, certified loop, mostly flat with one one mild hill. Race day registration from 7 a.m. at the Polo Field north tunnel path near John F. Kennedy Drive at 36th. There is no registration at Rainbow Falls.

Pre-registration Entry: $20 includes t-shirt and commemorative mugs (until December 06, 1999).
$20 includes t-shirt (until December 13, 1999).
Race-Day Entry: $25 includes t-shirt from 7:00 a.m. at the North Tunnel Path of the Polo Fields (near 36th Avenue at JFK), in Golden Gate Park.
Special Combo Entry: $25 to register for both the Miracle Mile and 5K (until December 13, 1999)
$30 to register for both the Miracle Mile and 5K (after December 13, 1999)

Winners of the Miracle Mile and 5K receive a breakfast for two at JoAnn's, which placed second for best American Breakfast in California by Zagat Survey of Restaurants. They also receive assorted gift certificates from such contributors as Speedo Authentic Fitness, Hoy's Sports, and others. First, second, and third place winners in each division will receive a special mug with their place screened alongside the race logo.


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