NEW YORK (WABC) --On Sunday, runners hit the streets in Manhattan for the annual Fifth Avenue Mile.
The race took runners down 20 blocks on the Upper East Side.
A stretch of 5th Avenue opened to runners of all ages and abilities who wanted to run their best mile in New York City.
Special races included a youth mile, the George Sheehan Memorial Mile for runners age 60 and over, the NYRR Road Mile Championships, and Olympic-caliber professional men's and women's races.
The race was broadcast live on ABC7.
For more information, visit: http://www.nyrr.org/races-and-events/2015/nyrr-5th-avenue-mile
And in less than two months, runners from around the world will race through the streets of New York City for the TCS New York City Marathon.