The Macklind Mile presented by Smoothie King has grown to be one of the largest one mile road races in the Midwest and has taken on an ever increasing popularity as a family event with kids activities and contests. Taking place early each summer in St Louis' South City, it consistently receives high ratings from participants with strong loyalty and sponsor recognition. Sponsors are recognized by thousands of participants, spectators and well-wishers.  

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The Macklind Mile is a huge success, wildly fun and ever growing as a family event because of YOU and the SPONSORS!  Please visit them to show support.


   
Our focus is on running and walking shoes, gear, and apparel, allowing us to have an in-depth knowledge of the products we carry.
     
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Exciting news - The 2016 Macklind Mile is presented to you by Smoothie King! Your body.  Your way.  We blend custom smoothies to fit YOUR needs - high fiber, low carb, good for the bones or just good for the soul.
     
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More exciting news! The inaugural Dog Mile is being presented by The Watering Bowl! A great doggy day care that encourages socialization, the Watering Bowl is the perfect partner for our furry race this June! All dogs go to heaven, the lucky ones go to the Watering Bowl, and the fast ones run the Dog Mile!



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Mercy is proud to be the Official Medical Provider of the Macklind Mile presented by Smoothie King. Mercy will be on site offering injury consultations and stretching before and after the race. Led by St. Louis Cardinals team physician, Dr. Brian Mahaffey, Mercy Sports Medicine is dedicated to excellence in the care of athletes and the active population. From professionals to the weekend athletes, Mercy is able to help doing the things you love.  See how Mercy can help keep you injury free by calling 314-325-3068.
     
     

We are athletes. Dreamers. Designers and inventors. Everything we do comes back to a simple mission: to let nothing stand in our way of putting the world's best sporting equipment in the hands of athletes.
   
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The Mack Bar & Grill is a neighborhood bar and grill owned, by neighborhood guys, who love their neighborhood. As a sponsor of the Macklind Mile, we love them too! 
   


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Our heritage of five generations of family values is being carried forward into the future by ev
ery employee who serves you at Carrollton Bank.

   
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St. Louis Earth Day has built its reputation on its annual Festival, which is now recognized at the 2nd largest Earth Day celebration in the country, but touches over a million individuals through its year-round programming like Recycling On the Go and Green Dining Alliance. We are excited to work with St. Louis Earth Day for this year's event!


   

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Keller Apothecary has been serving South City St. Louis since 1933. Their pharmacists have 20 plus years of experience and their friendly staff will treat you like family. We are excited to welcome back for the second year in a row as the Family Zone Sponsor!

   

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Big River is excited to announce a 2016 partnership with Urban Chestnut Brewing Company. Not only are they known for their high quality offerings of lagers and beers, but they also strive to be respected for their actions as a business member of the St. Louis Community. With two brewery locations, Midtown and The Grove, we suggest you give them a try!