Elkhorn native Alice Schmidt will run for the first time since competing in the 800 meters in Bejing during the Olympics, when she will run the Omaha Mile this Saturday in downtown Omaha.
The race will start at 7:30 at the corners of 19th Street and Capitol and finish at 10th and Webster. In addition to the featured event, there are other options for children as well. The Lil’ Wranglers Run, 300 meters for children 5 and under. Children 6 to 8 can compete in 800 meters and following that another 800-meter run for 9 and 10 year olds.
For more information on the race, you can visit the official website.