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Christmas Classic & Miracle Mile

A Benefit for Heart of America 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 15, 2002: 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. Race day registration from 7 a.m. at the Polo Field north tunnel path near John F. Kennedy Drive at 36th. 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 15, 2002: 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 to register for either the Miracle Mile or the 5K, includes t-shirt (until December 09, 2002).
Race-Day Entry: $25 to register for either the Miracle Mile or the 5K, includes t-shirt, from 7:00 a.m. at the North Tunnel Path of the Polo Fields (near John F. Kennedy Drive at 36th), in Golden Gate Park.
Special Combo Entry: $25 to register for both the Miracle Mile and 5K (until December 09, 2002)
$30 to register for both the Miracle Mile and 5K (after December 09, 2002)

$5 of your entry fee goes directly to Heart of America - It is tax-deductible.

Awards 3-deep in all age divisions.

First Place Winners receive a breakfast for two at Jo Ann's Café (1131 El Camino Real in South San Francisco), which placed second for best American Breakfast in California by Zagat Survey of Restaurants (Ritz Carlton was first). First, second, and third place winners in each age division will receive a special mug with their place screened alongside the race logo. Age Divisions through 80+. The top random drawing prize is a vacation at the Kaanapali Beach Hotel, Maui's most Hawaiian. Other prizes for the winners and the random drawing include tickets for Bach Dancing & Dynamite Society concerts, Chevy's Dinner Certificates, and Sports Basement Certificates. Prizes for pledge collectors include a Cardio Glide from Fitness Equipment Direct and a stay at the famous San Remo Hotel near San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf.


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