Did you know?

U.S. Mile record holder & Olympian Alan Webb holds the Drake Relays & Iowa state Mile record, clocking a swift 3:51.71 on April 28, 2007. #Legend



Making the Most of Your Mile: 2018 Grand Blue Mile

Event again hosts USA 1 Mile Road Championships as well as BBTM...


Top Fields Set for 2018 USATF 1 Mile Road Championships at Grand Blue Mile

Katie Mackey to defend women’s national title; $25,000 guaranteed...


Kyle Merber Leads Four in Historic Sub-4 Mile in Santa Barbara

Ce’Aira Brown wins women's Mile also in world leading outdoor time


Meet the Miler: Alex Wilson

Iowa native & Northern Iowa assistant coach eyes top finish at...

Featured Athletes

Garrett Heath

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

Patrick Casey

DOB: 05/23/90 Mile PR:
3:52.62 - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.32 - 2014

Emily Lipari

DOB: 11/19/92 Mile PR:
4:27.19 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:07.29 - 2017

Shannon Osika

DOB: 06/15/93 Mile PR:
4:25.1 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.17 - 2017

Featured Events

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

Inaugural Crown City Mile

July 4
Coronado, CA





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