PRE-RACE PASTA DINNER, Thursday, October 27th:
Please join the Fast Pace Race staff for a pre-race pasta dinner with a special guest, at the Cumming Fairgrounds from 6:30pm till 8:30pm on Thursday following packet pick-up. Packet pick up will be Thursday from 4:00pm to 6pm in the Exhibit Hall in front of Gate B and Friday at Heritage Village in the Fairgrounds. The cost for dinner will be $10.00 for adults and $8.00 for kids 17 and under.
2016 Race Spokesperson: Alan Webb
Alan Webb is the current one mile American record holder at 3:46:91, breaking a record that stood for 25 years. In 2001, Webb became the first American high school student to ever run a sub four minute mile. He was a US Olympian in 2004 by winning the 1500 meter at the Olympic trials. Allen set an American record in 2005 for the two mile. In 2005 and 2007 he was the 1500 meter national champion. Webb began volunteer coaching at Portland State university in 2013 and retired from professional track in 2014. In addition to coaching, Webb currently competes as a professional triathlete.