Did you know?

Legend & 1984 Olympian Ruth Wysocki has a Mile PR of 4:21.78, the second fastest first sub-4:30 by a U.S. woman and also #4 all-time by a U.S. woman (outdoors).



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Featured Athletes

Will Leer

DOB: 04/15/85 Mile PR:
3:51.82 - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.26 - 2014

Ruth Wysocki

DOB: 03/08/57 Mile PR:
4:21.78 - 1984
Metric Mile PR:
4:00.18 - 1984

Heather Kampf

DOB: 01/19/87 Mile PR:
4:19.8 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.46 - 2016

Ford Palmer

DOB: 10/06/90 Mile PR:
3:53.3 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:36.98 - 2015

Featured Events

5th Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, Feb 4, 2017
Winston-Salem, NC

Run Tucson Festival of Miles

Fri, May 26, 2017
Tucson, AZ

HOKA ONE ONE State Street Mile

Sun, June 4, 2017
Santa Barbara, CA





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