New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

Saturday, February 2, 5:00pm

Boston, MA

The New Balance Indoor Grand Prix will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2013 starting at 5:00pm at the Reggie Lewis Center on the campus of Roxbury Community College. Schedule and Mile fields at the event website below.

The 2013 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix will be broadcast from 2:00--4:00pm on Sun, Feb 3 on ESPN2.

MEET RECORDS
3:53.18 Laban Rotich (KEN), 2005
4:27.90 Lindsey Gallo (USA / VA), 2009

2013 Mile Champions
Matthew Centrowitz (USA / OR), 3:56.26
Btissam Lakhouad (MAR), 4:39.23

The New Balance Indoor Grand Prix is a stop on the nationwide inaugural Bring Back the Mile Tour 2013.

More Info: http://www.nbindoorgrandprix.com/



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Inaugural Bring Back the Mile Tour 2013 Ends with a Flourish

Highlights of national promotional tour of iconic distance include thrilling races and numerous meet, U.S. Junior, NCAA, course and State records; $120,000 awarded to top Milers

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – (September 12, 2013) – The inaugural Bring Back the Mile Tour 2013, showcasing 14 events nationwide, produced exciting Mile racing throughout the year including the Tour finale at the Minnesota Mile on Sunday, September 8 where Americans Ben Blankenship and Gabriele Anderson shattered course records, clocking 3 minutes, 52.7 seconds and 4:21.3, respectively, and running the fastest Miles ever in Minnesota. Bring Back the Mile (BBTM), launched in January 2012, is a national campaign to elevate and celebrate the iconic distance.

“The first Bring Back the Mile Tour exceeded our expectations, with numerous thrilling Tour event finishes and record or near record number of participants for virtually every Tour event as well as many national, NCAA, state and event records were set,” BBTM Founder Ryan Lamppa said. “The Tour events, which awarded $120,000 in prize money, and the top Milers inspired, engaged and entertained runners of all ages and abilities, the media, fans and the general public, and we look forward to bringing back the Tour in 2014 to create more Mile magic.”

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Centrowitz, Lakhouad Win New Balance Indoor Grand Prix Miles

Wynne, Frazier high school Mile champions; NBIGP kick-off to the Bring Back the Mile Tour 2013

By Jim Gerweck, The Mile wire

BOSTON – (February 2, 2013) – When it comes to the Mile, the 2013 indoor track season has been thus far quite thrilling with Mary Cain’s U.S. high school record and Galen Rupp’s sub-3:51, and on Saturday, at the 18th edition of the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center, it was tactics over time, at least in the Open divisions of the event.

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Bring Back the Mile Tour to Begin Saturday

January 29, 2013

By Barbara Huebner, NYRR News Service

The inaugural Bring Back the Mile Tour, consisting of 13 events across the United States, will kick off on Saturday with men’s and women’s miles at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix in Boston and the Camel City Indoor Mile in Winston-Salem, NC.

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Q and A: Galen Rupp, the New Magnificent Miler

January 28, 2013

By New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

BOSTON - Galen Rupp on Saturday became the fifth-fastest indoor Miler in history—behind only Hicham el Guerrouj, Eamonn Coghlan, Bernard Lagat and Noureddine Morceli—when he ran 3:50.92 at the Boston University Terrier Invitational.

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Top Junior Milers Set for New Balance Indoor Grand Prix in Boston

January 24, 2013

BOSTON – (Jan. 24, 2013) – True to the sport’s roots, the country’s top high school indoor milers will once again descend on Boston for the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix to try to claim a victory in what is the top event of its kind each year.

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Galen Rupp Looks to Join the Sub-3:50 Mile Club

January 22, 2013

By Mitch Kastoff, Flotrack

Rupp and Salazar’s decision to race a Mile at the UW Indoor Preview and the upcoming Boston University Terrier Invitational shows that the Olympic silver medalist wants to fine tune his gears for the upcoming 3000m showdown at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix.

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Action was fast, high and dramatic at 2012 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix

February 4, 2012

BOSTON (Feb. 4) – From a razor-close finish in the women’s 800 meters to a dramatic crash in the men’s Mile to an American Record in the pole vault, the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix offered something for every one of the 4,072 fans in the sold-out Reggie Lewis Center tonight. Read complete article at NBINdoorGrandPrix.com.

2012 Mile Results


New Balance Men's Mile

Place Athlete Country Time
1 CIARAN O'LIONAIRD IRL 3:56.01
2 TAYLOR MILNE CAN 3:56.40
3 GALEN RUPP USA 3:57.10
4 MO FARAH GBR 3:57.92
5 RUSSELL BROWN USA 4:00.79
6 LIAM BOYLAN-PETT USA 4:01.47
7 ROBERT NOVAK USA 4:02.98
DNF JAMES BREWER GBR  
DNF MATTHEW SCHERER USA  
DNS HENOK LEGESSE ETH  

Men's Masters Mile

Place Athlete Country Time
1 CHARLIE KERN USA 4:22.09
2 KENT LEMME USA 4:29.89
3 RAY PUGSLEY USA 4:31.13
4 FRANCIS BURDETT USA 4:33.39
5 CHRIS SIMPSON USA 4:35.18
6 RON KOCHANOWICZ USA 4:39.41
7 PETE BOTTOMLEY USA 4:49.32
8 TITUS MUTINDA USA 4:52.27

 

Girls' Junior Mile

Place Athlete Country Time
1 HALEY PIERCE USA 4:48.59
2 CAYLA HATTON USA 4:51.37
3 WESLEY FRAZIER USA 4:52.18
4 KELSEY MARGEY USA 4:52.83
5 MEGAN MOYE USA 4:54.09
6 REAGAN ANDERSON USA 4:57.79
7 SARAH GILLESPIE USA 4:58.02
8 MADISON GRANGER USA 5:00.96
9 MOLLY KEATING USA 5:01.20
10 ANNIKA GOMPERS USA 5:04.93
11 CAMILLE BLACKMAN USA 5:07.64
12 MARIKA CROWE USA 5:09.09

Boys' Junior Mile

Place Athlete Country Time
1 CRAIG ENGELS USA 4:13.70
2 JOEL HUBBARD USA 4:14.35
3 THOMAS GRAHAM USA 4:14.75
4 TOM AWAD USA 4:14.85
5 KEVIN THOMAS USA 4:15.15
6 TIM BALL USA 4:15.34
7 MICHAEL O'DONNELL USA 4:17.05
8 DAVID TARANTO USA 4:18.08
9 DAN LENNON USA 4:19.19
10 THOMAS MADDEN USA 4:21.37
11 CHRIS ALLEN USA 4:21.46
12 STEPHEN ROBERTSON USA 4:27.77

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

ELEVATE
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.

CELEBRATE
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.

NATIONAL MOVEMENT
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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