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On July 25, 2015, Bernard Lagat, 40, sets Masters Mile world record of 3:57.91 at Emsley Carr Mile in London; only Master (40 & older) to run sub-4 indoors (3:54.91, Feb 14, 2015) as well as outdoors. #Evergreen!

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7.21.16

Olympian Jenny Simpson to Defend New Balance 5th Avenue Mile Title

Rio-bound and 5-time 3000m steeplechase national champion Emma...


7.22.16

Staten Island claims Rio Olympics-bound Robby Andrews as own

He was born here… as a pre-teen Andrews also spent plenty of summer...


7.18.16

Top field expected for the ServiceNow West Chester Mile

Bolas, Schneider to defend titles; third stop on Bring Back the...


7.25.16

Buffs Alums Simpson, Coburn Gear for Olympics

"Along the way there are different benchmarks that you dream of and...



Featured Athletes

Brenda Martinez

DOB: 09/08/87 Mile PR:
4:19.6 (road) - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
4:00.94 - 2013

Bernard Lagat

DOB: 12/12/74 Mile PR:
3:47.28 - 2001
Metric Mile PR:
3:26.34 - 2001 (#2 all-time)

Jenny Simpson

DOB: 08/23/86 Mile PR:
4:19.3 (road) - 2013
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.22 - 2014 (#3 U.S. all-time)

Katie Mackey

DOB: 11/12/87 Mile PR:
4:25.48 - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.81 - 2015


Featured Events

ServiceNow West Chester Mile

Thurs, August 11
West Chester, PA

Aetna Falmouth Mile

Sat, August 20
Falmouth, MA

10th Minnesota Mile

Sun, September 11
Duluth, MN

5th GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

Sat, September 17
Pittsburgh, PA

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