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The Second Annual Lodi Mile
By Jessica Mills
Professional running is like an indie rock band; a good one that you know is about to make it big. Sometimes the biggest draw to a band that still plays in a garage is the authenticity, and behind it a group of people arguing that the first album was still the best. Like the Pearl Jam of ’93, the world of professional running is changing right here in Lodi. A unique sport in its own right, track and field currently works to find a place in the professional sports world and gain the platform that can attract and support its fans....
March 17, 2013
First-ever Lodi Mile brings cheerful runners to Davis Road
Under the shade of oak trees on a breezy afternoon, 10 elite runners stretched and warmed up outside of Lucas Winery. A long mile of Davis Road stretched out straight ahead of them. Each runner was determined to complete a mile in under four minutes, a feat that hasn't been accomplished in San Joaquin County since 1956.