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On January 19, 2012, the Bring Back the Mile campaign was launched to elevate & celebrate the storied distance. Thank you for the love & support! #Cartwheel!



Bring Back the Mile Launches

National campaign to elevate and celebrate the storied, iconic...


Drew Hunter to Make Pro Indoor Debut at New Balance Games

Rising star and high school indoor Mile record holder to run...


Principe, Mareno Lead Junior Mile Fields at New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

Stellar high school competition expected on Saturday, Jan. 28 in...


Florida’s High Schools Will Jump and Throw in Meters

While the metric system has largely prevailed in track & field, the...

Featured Athletes

Jim Spivey

DOB: 03/07/60 Mile PR:
3:49.80 - 1986
Metric Mile PR:
3:31.01 - 1988

Drew Hunter

DOB: 09/05/97 Mile PR:
3:57.15 - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:42.42 - 2016

Gabriele Grunewald

DOB: 06/25/86 Mile PR:
4:21.3 (road) - 2013
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.48 - 2013

Heather Kampf

DOB: 01/19/87 Mile PR:
4:19.7 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.46 - 2016

Featured Events

5th Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, Feb 4
Winston-Salem, NC

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Elite Mile

Sun, March 12
Newport Beach, CA

Medtronic TC 1 Mile

Thurs, May 11
Minneapolis, MN

Run Tucson Festival of Miles

Fri, May 26
Tucson, AZ





Return the Mile to prominence on the American & worldwide sports and cultural landscape by elevating and celebrating the Mile to create a movement.

Bring Back the Mile as the premier event in the sport, and increase interest in and media coverage of the Mile for both those who love the distance as well as the general public.

Bring Back the Mile to celebrate the storied distance and to recognize the people who made and make the Mile great and to promote Mile events and the next generation of U.S. Milers.

Bring Back the Mile to create a national movement for the Mile as America’s Distance,
to inspire Americans to run the Mile as part of their fitness program and to replace the 1600 meters at High School State Track & Field Meets across the country.

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