U.S. Athletes To Race At The Inaugural 2017 Rochester Mile

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FloTrack is live-streaming the 2017 Rochester Twilight Criterium and Road Mile in Rochester, NY, on Saturday, Aug. 19. Sign up here to watch!

The meet is part of a simulcast with our partner site FloCycling.tv.

Here's a look at the race schedule, prize money, and notable men's and women's entries for the inaugural Road Mile.

Race Schedule:


7:35 PM -- Amateur Men's Mile
7:36 PM -- Amateur Women's Mile
7:50 PM -- Elite Women's Mile
8:05 PM -- Elite Men's Mile

Prize Money:


1st: $1,000
2nd: $500
3rd: $250
4th: $200
5th: $150
6th: $120
7th: $100
8th: $70
9th: $60
10th: $50

Notable Men's Entries:


Jesse Garn (HOKA NJ/NY TC)
- Mile PB: 3:57.23
- 2017 USATF Semifinalist (800m)
- 2016 Olympic Trials Qualifier (800m)

Austin O'Neil (UCLA Alum)
- Mile PB: 4:00.19
- 2017 NCAA Qualifier (3k Steeple)
- 2016 NCAA All-American (DMR)

Travis Mahoney (HOKA NJ/NY TC)
- Mile PB: 3:58.61
- 2017 USATF Finalist (3k Steeple)
- 2016 Olympic Trials Finalist (3k Steeple)

Notable Women's Entries:


Stephanie Van Pelt (HOKA NJ/NY TC)
- Mile/1500m PB: 4:48.69/4:15.68
- 2016 NCAA Qualifier (1500m)

Rachel Sorna Schilkowsky (Running Rabbit)
- Mile PB: 4:47.32
- 2016 USATF Half Marathon (76:51)

Dana Mecke (Brooks)
- Mile PB: 4:32.7h
- 2017 USATF Semifinalist (800m)
- 2016 Olympic Trials Qualifier (800m)


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