The 2023 RUNway Mile

Fri June 9, 2023 Pottstown, PA 19464 US Directions


The RUNway Mile

6:00PM EDT - 8:00PM EDT


50 Airport Rd.
Pottstown, PA US 19464



Day-of Registration will be available on site!

Kids, Amateurs, and Elite Runners race down the runway at Heritage Field Airport in Pottstown, PA! 

early-summer evening of running, music, food, and games! (For those who like to enjoy a beer after they run, this year's event is BYOB). 

And for 2023, the Elite Division is once again an RRCA 1 Mile Championship Event!

Elites, Age Groups, and Kids...and now parents with strollers! No matter your age or level of expertise, this race is for you! Race one mile down the Runway of the Heritage Field Airport! Afterwards, we'll have music, food, and an extra special free gaming area. Compete against your friends in relay-race Connect 4, Can Jam, Rim Shot, Kubb, Slam Ball, Stealth Ab Gaming Machines, Cross Net, and MORE!!

Location: 50 Airport Rd. Pottstown, PA 19464 (Do not enter airport main entrance. Address will take you around the back of the airport to the Picnic Grove.
Times: Kids and Strollers 6:40pm, Elites 7:00pm, Age Group Men 7:15pm, Age Group Women 7:30pm
Course: One mile down the Airport runway! No one allowed on runway till 6:30pm or after 7:45pm.
$22.50 on-line registration or mail-in until 6/8/2023. $25.00 adult race-day registration. 
ALL KIDS (11 and under) $15.00 on-line or $20.00 race day. 

Age Groups: Kids - 5-under, 6-8, 9-11 Boys & Girls
Age Groups: Adults -
12-14, 15-19,  20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
All kids receive finishers medals, Top 3 overall in each race receive medals. Top 3 M/F in each amateur age group receive medals. Top 1 M/F Elites receive RRCA PA State Championship medals in the following categories: Overall, 40+, 50+, 60+

Bib Pickup and Day-of Registration: Bib pickup and day-of registration will take place at the Airport Picnic Grove from 5:30pm to 6:45pm. 

Sponsors: Creative Health Services, Pottstown Area Health and Wellness Foundation, Desmond Hotel, Road Runners Club of America

Q: Who gets a T-shirt? 
A: T-shirts are available while supplies last!  

Q: If I run the stroller mile, do I sign up as a kid or an adult? 
A: An adult if you want a T-shirt.

Q: How do I get into the RRCA championship heat? 
A: We have no criteria. The heat you run in is up to you. However, each heat will have its own awards. if you run the RRCA championship heat, you will NOT be eligible for amateur awards. 

Q: What kind of food/drink will be available? 
A: a local Jamaican food restaurant will have meals for sale on-site. So will Dream and Ice, an ice cream truck. You are welcome to bring your own food and drink, including your own beer/wine. 

Q: Will there be beer this year? 
A: This year's event is BYOB, so the answer to this question is up to you!


Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.




Join this event and invite your friends on Facebook.

Race Participant Survey

Please complete the following survey to help us better understand your race experience.

Did you participate in the race?

Would you recommend this race to a friend?

If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies. We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them by visiting our Privacy Policy.

If you continue to use this site, you consent to use all cookies.