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Irish runners have set the Mile world record six times, all indoors, by two legends Ron Delany & Eamonn Coghlan, three each! #StPatricksDay!



Making the Most of Your Mile: Newport-Mesa Spirit Run

Celebrating its 35th edition, the Newport-Mesa Spirit Run: Race for...


Golden moment cast in bronze: Sir John Walker statue unveiled

"This is a legacy for others. When they look at the statue kids can...


Mile Moment of the Month: Heald’s Historic Run

HOKA ONE ONE presents the inaugural Mile Moment of the Month



Running with Roger Bannister put Cecil Walkley on track for a long & athletic life

"I've had a wonderful life. Not complaining. And I hope it hasn't...

Featured Athletes

Garrett Heath

DOB: 11/03/85 Mile PR:
3:51.0 (road) - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.12 - 2013

Mary Cain

DOB: 05/03/96 Mile PR:
4:24.11 (indoors) - 2014 (U.S. Junior record)
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.62 - 2013

Cory McGee

DOB: 05/29/92 Mile PR:
4:27.67 (indoors) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.67 - 2013

Roger Bannister

DOB: 03/23/29 Mile PR:
3:58.8 - 1954
Metric Mile PR:
3:42.2 - 1954

Featured Events

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Elite Mile

Sun, March 18
Newport Beach, CA

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 24
Des Moines, IA

Medtronic TC 1 Mile

Thurs, May 10
Minneapolis, MN

State Street Mile

Sun, June 3
Santa Barbara, CA





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