Thu 23rd May
On Wednesday, the annual McKimmin Mile will be run at Townsville Grammar School. The run is open to any student in Years 7 to 12 and all staff members who wish to participate.
The McKimmin Mile was first
Alan was the seventh member of the family enrolled at the School, the first McKimmin enrolling in 1902. The family were great supporters of the School and Alan’s father, EJ McKimmin, was a Trustee from 1944 to 1951. At the time of Alan’s
For the first 30 years of the
As student enrolments grew over the years, the number of students taking part in the McKimmin Mile naturally increased. Today, the race is no longer an actual ‘mile’ but the spirit of the race lives on.