RICHMOND, Va – Lace up those running shoes and join the fun at the 2nd Annual VCU Broad Street Mile! Johnathan Mayo, President of Avail and Founder of the VCU Broad Street Mile, and Arianne Dowdell, Director of Special Events and Special Programs at VCU, invite you to this fun and festive event that combines a street festival with a 5K Run and a series of themed one-mile fun runs. The VCU 5K is a new addition this year. Other themed fun runs include a kids mile, doggie dash, Military and First Responders Mile, and more. The races will take place September 20th from 10am to 2pm on Broad Street between Belvidere and Hermitage Road. For more information you can visit www.vcubroadstreetmile.com.