Did you know?

On September 20, 1879, William Duffy smashed the U.S. Mile record by more than 6 seconds with his 4:37.6 clocking in Mott Haven, NY, The Bronx. Race was broadcast live via telegraph, the 19th century's social media! #DotDotDash!

News

9.22.17

Ray Flynn to star in Longford Mile event

The running legend & two-time Olympian, who still holds the Irish...


9.19.17

Unsponsored Sara Vaughn reaches elite of U.S. Milers

"When you get to that level, equipment and a salary is always nice,...


9.20.17

Saucony Announces Freedom Track Club

Coached by 2004 U.S. Olympian Tim Broe, the Boston-based team is...


9.21.17

Kiplagat, McGowan Win World’s Richest Mile

Australia's Lottoland Mitchell Street Mile awards more than $41,000...



Featured Athletes

Kyle Merber

DOB: 11/19/90 Mile PR:
3:52.22 (indoors) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.54 - 2015

Ben Blankenship

DOB: 12/19/89 Mile PR:
3:52.3 (road) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.26 - 2016

Brenda Martinez

DOB: 09/08/87 Mile PR:
4:18.4 (road) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
4:00.94 - 2013

Sara Vaughn

DOB: 03/16/86 Mile PR:
4:21.7 (road) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.56 - 2017


Featured Events

The Navy Mile

Sun, October 1
Washington, DC

Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, Feb 3, 2018
Winston-Salem, NC

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Elite Mile

Sun, March 18, 2018
Newport Beach, CA

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