Morton Games

Morton Games

Wed, July 17,

Dublin, Ireland

The 2013 Morton Games takes place in the Morton Stadium Santry, Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday, July 17, 2013.  The Morton Games includes the historic Morton Mile, which has seen some of the great legends race in it, including Herb Elliott's 3:54.5 world record in 1958.

In February 2013, the Morton Games became Bring Back the Mile's first international event partner. Welcome, Morton Games!

3:53.80 Steve Scott (USA), 1980
4:30.44 Brie Felnagle (USA), 2013

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Americans Leslie, Felnagle Win Morton Games Mile

Mile champions set personal and meet records, 3:55.85 and 4:30.44, respectively; nine men sub-4 minutes

July 18, 2013

By Noel Guiden, Morton Games

DUBLIN, Ireland - A truly fantastic athletics meet at Wednesday night's Morton Games in Santry. A night of highlights and magnificent performances included three stadium records, two national records, 58 personal records and nine sub-4 minute Miles.


American Milers Cross the Pond for Ireland’s Most Famous Race

The July 17 Morton Mile welcomes top Americans for one of the most historic races in the world

July 9, 2013

By Bring Back the Mile & Morton Games

The Morton Mile is the most famous race in Irish athletics, graced by the presence of Olympians and Olympic champions including Ireland’s own Ronnie Delany, Herb Elliott (AUS), Kip Keino (KEN), John Walker (NZL), Steve Ovett (GBR) and Seb Coe (GBR).


Morton Games Becomes First Bring Back the Mile International Partner

Historic Irish Mile attracts international talent each year including top Americans

February 27, 2013

By Bring Back the Mile & Morton Games

The Morton Games and Bring Back the Mile (BBTM) announce that they have entered into a partnership to support the storied Morton Mile, a race with a rich history going back the 1930s. The first international event partner for BBTM, the 2013 Morton Games in Dublin, Ireland will take place on Wednesday, July 17 featuring the Morton Mile and Women’s International Mile.


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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