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Join us on TUESDAY, September 26 at Blackburn Park for the September Midweek Mile & Dash! The Midweek Mile & Dash is a FREE youth event designed for kids ages 14 and under. All participants can have fun in the Track & Field Zone with Atlanta Track Club's elite athletes while parents learn more about our youth events and youth programming in the information tent. Challenge yourself throughout the fall to improve your performances with each event! Milers can try out the Dash, as well.

Atlanta Track Club events are held rain or shine. However, the threat of lightning or other severe weather in the vicinity of the event may result in a delay or cancellation. For full details on our event policies, including weather, refunds and cancellations, click here.

Date & Time

  • TUESDAY, September 26, 5:30 p.m.


  • Blackburn Park, Brookhaven


  • Mile (ages 6 - 14)
  • 50 Meter Dash (ages 6 & under)


  • Free and open to the public

Online Registration Cut-Off Date

  • September 25 at 11:59 p.m.
  • Race day registration is available

Event Day Schedule

*Timeslots/waves are chosen by participants in the registration process

5:00 PM

Race number pickup/Track & Field Zone opens

5:30 PM

*Dash opens; ongoing

5:30 PM

*Mile waves begin & continue every 10 minutes

6:10 PM

Final waves begin

6:30 PM

Event concludes

Timing & Results

The timing device for the Mile is the Chronotrack single use B-tag. In order to receive an accurate time, please confirm your child's bib is...

  • Clearly visible on the front of the torso
  • Unaltered and unmodified (Do not fold or wrinkle)
  • Pinned in all four corners
  • Not covered (jackets, fuel belts, etc.)
  • If you do not wish to have your child timed, you may peel off the timing device or simply bend it several times.

Atlanta Track Club is a member organization of both the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) & USA Track & Field (USATF) and adheres to the guidelines and rules of competition in the events Atlanta Track Club conducts & provides.

Race Day Registration

Race day registration will be available. Mile registrants will fill remaining mile start waves on a first come first serve basis. To choose your preferred mile timeslot, we suggest registering online prior to race day. The online registration deadline is Monday, September 25 at 11:59 p.m.


The Midweek Mile & Dash will take place at Blackburn Park. The mile will start and finish near the pavilion at the north side of park, and the dash and track & field zone will be held in the grassy field next to the pavilion and playground area.

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Did you know as a member of Atlanta Track Club you receive a discount on all Atlanta Track Club events? Join today to begin receiving discounts and be a part of Running City USA.


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