All DOE lab employees, users/affiliates and their spouses and dependent children are allowed to participate. Mile must take place outdoors on any route/path you choose between now and Oct. 11. Walkers and runners are broken down by employee/user, spouse and dependents by age. Everyone is welcome, runner or otherwise. Labs are also competing for greatest percentage of participation, so please visit the DOE mile website to let us know that you participated and to submit your time by Oct. 11.
Prepare for the race by attending a walking/running training seminar on Thursday, Sept. 30, at 1pm CST, with Jenny Wong, elite athlete and certified wellness specialist and Good Form Instructor for New Balance. The seminar will cover the latest in shoes, gear, apparel, training and injury prevention/treatment, with time for Q&A at the end. Check the DOE Mile website for Webex details.