Prediction Mile 2020

Prediction Mile & Optional Kipchoge Challenge

January 18 at the Sportplex Fieldhouse.

The Prediction Mile will run at 5:30 PM.  Be there by 5:15 to make sure you are ready to go at 5:30.

What is a Prediction Mile? You just have to predict how long it will take you to run one mile on the track and whoever is closest to their prediction, wins! No timing devices allowed though!

Optional Kipchoge challenge for any who are interested Here’s the details:

In 2019, Eliud Kipchoge broke the 2 hour barrier for the marathon in 1:59:40. He currently holds the world record of 2:01:39 (set in 2018 – the sub 2 hour pace isn’t recognized as a marathon record due to the conditions it was completed in). His incredible pace is equivalent to running 200 metres every 34.5 (or 34.0 for the sub 2-hour pace) seconds (for 42.2 km). Our goal is to see if we can manage Eliud’s pace for a short distance.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRYtn0j5ccA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQRY_YzmdEI

Prediction Mile

Distance:          1 mile (1.6 km / 1760 yards / 5280 feet / etc.)
Start location:   Fieldhouse track, 1717 Elphinstone Street, Meet by the track.
Start time:        5:30 PM, January 18th, 2020
Cost:                Members and Non-Members: Free. All ages are welcome.

RSVPs are required so that we get enough post-race snacks. To RSVP, email the Treasurer by Friday January 17, 2020.

Pizza and pop after the race courtesy of RRRC.

What do I need? Whatever you need to run or walk seven complete laps of the outside lane at the Fieldhouse, plus one timing device.

Why a timing device? Everyone will take a turn running and a turn timing someone else, so everyone can participate, walkers or runners.

Prediction

Prediction Mile is fast approaching – February 4th! At the Sportplex Fieldhouse.

The Prediction Mile will run at 20:00 (8:00 PM).  Be there by 19:45 to make sure you are ready to go at 20:00.

What is a Prediction Mile? You just have to predict how long it will take you to run one mile on the track and whoever is closest to their prediction, wins! No timing devices allowed though!

Sounds easy, right? If you aren’t within 5 seconds of your prediction, get practicing! Of course, winning isn’t everything and just winging it works too!

Distance:          1 mile (1.6 km / 1760 yards / 5280 feet / etc.)
Start location:   Fieldhouse track, 1717 Elphinstone Street, Meet by the track.
Start time:        8:00 PM, Saturday February 4, 2017.
Cost:                Members and Non-Members: Free. All ages are welcome.

RSVPs are encouraged so that we get enough post-race snacks. To RSVP, email the Events Coordinator by Friday February 3, 2017.

Pizza and pop after the race courtesy of RRRC.

What do I need? Whatever you need to run or walk seven complete laps of the outside lane at the Fieldhouse, plus one timing device.

Why a timing device? Everyone will take a turn running and a turn timing someone else, so everyone can participate, walkers or runners.

Annual General Meeting Wednesday March 20th!

Hi folks,

A quick reminder that the AGM is coming up on Wednesday. Notice has gone out to members twice and is posted on the website now. If you want to be included for supper, please RSVP by Monday noon.

When: Wednesday March 20th 2013. Cocktails at 17:45, supper at 18:30. Annual General Meeting to follow.
Where: Memories Restaurant (1717 Victoria Ave)
Cost: Free for members, $15 for non-members. Drinks extra.
Please note that memberships expire at the end of March! This meeting will be a good time to renew.
RSVP online by Monday March 18th at 12:00 noon, at: http://reginaroadrunners.wufoo.com/forms/regina-road-runners-club-agm/
E-mail Patti Walker, Social Coordinator at social@reginaroadrunners.ca with any questions.