On Thursday, September 17, 2015 Main St in Lockport will close for the Flight of Five Mile.
The Flight of Five Mile is the final race in a 6 race series of 1-mile events were held around Western New York this past summer.
The race will start on West Main St. in front of Chet's Doghouse. Runners will proceed up Main St. to the turnaround located after the median in front of the First Niagara Bank.
The runners will return down Main St. running past the brand new Mural on Main St. before finishing on the Big Bridge in front of City Hall. A portion of the proceeds of this event with benefit the mural project.
The event will be separated into three separate races. The 1-mile open race begins at 7:00 PM, followed by the elite women (sub 6:00 pace) at 7:30, and the elite men (sub 5:00 pace) at 8:00.
A post-race celebration and awards ceremony for the race and the mile series will take place at Lock 34 following the final race.
The entry fee is $20 and complete race and registration information can be found at the following link: