School Participation Competition

As part of the Short Pump Mile, cash awards are given to area schools to help with their Physical Education programs, and each year, the competition is fierce! Your school can win based on participation, and the following awards will be given this year:

  • The Top 5 schools who have the largest number of runners in the One Mile Race will be awarded prizes:
    • 1st - $600
    • 2nd - $500
    • 3rd - $400
    • 4th - $300
    • 5th - $200
  • Any school not in the Top 5 with at least 25 participants will win $100.
  • The school (with at least 15 runners this year) with the highest percentage increase in participants over last year will win $250.

To help win these prizes, make sure you provide the name of your runner’s school when registering!


Prior School Winners

Place Prize 2009 Contest 2010 Contest 2011 Contest 2012 Contest 2013 Contest 2014 Contest 2015 Contest 2016 Contest 2017 Contest
1st
$600 Collegiate Collegiate Rivers Edge Elementary Rivers Edge Elementary Rivers Edge Elementary Kaechele Elementary Rivers Edge Elementary Rivers Edge Elementary Rivers Edge Elementary
2nd
$500 Pocahontas Middle School Nuckols Farm Elementary Collegiate Nuckols Farm Elementary Nuckols Farm Elementary Rivers Edge Elementary Kaechele Elementary Kaechele Elementary Shady Grove Elementary
3rd
$400 Nuckols Farm Elementary
Shady Grove Elementary
Nuckols Farm Elementary Shady Grove Elementary
Shady Grove Elementary
Twin Hickory Elementary
Twin Hickory Elementary
Nuckols Farm Elementary
Kaechele Elementary
4th
$300 Deep Run High School
Pocahontas Middle School
Shady Grove Elementary
Collegiate
Kaechele Elementary
Shady Grove Elementary
Shady Grove Elementary
Glen Allen Elementary
Glen Allen Elementary
5th
$200 Springfield Park Elementary
Deep Run High School
Colonial Trail Elementary
Colonial Trail Elementary
Collegiate
Nuckols Farm Elementary
Glen Allen Elementary
Shady Grove Elementary
Colonial Trail Elementary

Teachers: For more information on the school participation program Contact Us!


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