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Burrito Mile Preview
By: Sean O'Leary
webmaster@mocorunning.com
2010-02-01


There's only event in every year that seems to combine Christmas, Hannukah, Independence Day, Labor Day, and your birthday all into one three-hour span. That event is the Burrito Mile. Food, fun, and friends all while helping out the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society! What more could you ask for? This year's competition promises more fun than ever, with Qdoba providing the ever-so-important burritos and Brooks Sports providing fun, games, and prizes to the winners.

The event will be held February 27th at Tilden Middle School, located at

11211 Old Georgetown Road
Rockville, Maryland 20852

The middle school is on your right as you proceed north on Old Georgetown Road. Parking may be limited this year, so try to carpool with others!

The events will be as follows:

Frosh/Soph Race - 1 p.m.
Junior/Senior/Open Race - 1:30 p.m.
Elite 1 Mile Race - 2 p.m.
4x8urrito - 2:20 p.m.

Try to arrive half an hour before your race to give yourself some time to settle in! Rules can be found here: http://burritomile.com/pages/5

Prices for this year will be as follows:
$1 for Bottled Water
$10 for a t-shirt
$5 to watch
$10 to get a burrito/compete

All proceeds go directly to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Last year over $3000 was raised for LLS, but I know this year can be better. Donations will be collected on site for this great cause.

Now, I would like to take this opportunity to share a few world records with you all:
*Men's WR - 6:15.71
*Women's WR - 7:21.7
*Men's 4x8 WR - 16:12.7
*Women's 4x8 WR - 29:22
In short, these times are weak. MoCo, I challenge you to crush these. If you are interested in the Elite Race, contact me on facebook or at sean.oleary91@gmail.com.

If you are under 18 and plan to compete, bring the following consent form to the race. You can compete as long as there is a signature under "Parent Signature"

DOWNLOAD CONSENT FORM NOW

That's about all for now, I will see you all on the 20th! Be sure to check the facebook event page for updates!

http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=254701653438&ref=ts





Article Comments - Add A Comment

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2010-02-03 12:08:12

why does that burrito look like intestines?


2010-02-04 12:05:46

what did you think was in the burritos?

tea
2010-02-25 20:31:06

juicy goodness :)

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