2017 World Men

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
3:52.01i* 1 Edward Cheserek (KEN) BU Last Chance Meet, MA USA 02/26/17
3:52.22i 2 Kyle Merber (USA) BU Last Chance Meet, MA USA 02/26/17
3:53.15i 3 Johnny Gregorek (USA) BU Last Chance Meet, MA USA 02/26/17
3:53.23i 1 Eric Jenkins (USA) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
3:54.23i 1 Andrew Butchart (GBR) Armory Track Invitational, NY USA 02/04/17
3:54.23i 1 Cristian Soratos (USA) Millrose Games Invite Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
3:54.31i 2 Clayton Murphy (USA) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
3:54.67i 3 Kyle Merber (2) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
3:54.92i 4 Ford Palmer (USA) BU Last Chance Meet, MA USA 02/26/17
3:55.33i 4 Charles Philibert-Thiboutot (CAN) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17

i = indoors

* = collegiate and Kenyan indoor record (previous records, 3:52.88, Lawi Lalang (Arizona / KEN), 02/15/14, and 3:52.63, Silas Kiplagat (KEN), 02/11/12)

2017 World Women

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
4:19.89i* 1 Sifan Hassan (NED) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
4:22.93i 2 Kate Grace (USA) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
4:23.05i 3 Shannon Rowbury (USA) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
4:24.16i 1 Shelby Houlihan (USA) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA USA 02/10/17
4:24.88i 2 Colleen Quigley (USA) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA USA 02/10/17
4:25.62i 3 Rachel Schneider (USA) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA USA 02/10/17
4:27.27i+ 1 Brie Felnagle (USA) University of Washington Invitational, WA USA 01/28/17
4:28.03i 1 Rachel Schneider (2) Camel City Elite, NC USA 02/04/17
4:28.39i 4 Heather Kampf (USA) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17
4:28.47i* 5 Dominique Scott Efurd (RSA) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY USA 02/11/17

i = indoors; + = oversized track >200 meters

* = Dutch indoor record (previous record, 4:28.08, Elly van Hulst, 02/05/88) and South African indoor record (previous record, 4:31.57, Dominique Scott, 02/20/16)

Deeper indoor Mile lists compiled by the IAAF for MEN and WOMEN

2017 U.S. Men

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
3:52.22i 2 Kyle Merber (NY) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/26/17
3:53.15i 3 Johnny Gregorek (NJ) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/26/17
3:53.23i 1 Eric Jenkins (OR) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
3:54.23i 1 Cristian Soratos (MT) Millrose Games Invite Mile, NY 02/11/17
3:54.31i 2 Clayton Murphy (OH) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
3:54.67i 3 Kyle Merber (2) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
3:54.92i 4 Ford Palmer (NJ) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/26/17
3:55.78i 1 Matthew Centrowitz (OR) New Balance Indoor Grand Prix, MA 01/28/17
3:55.99i 5 Colby Alexander (NJ) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
3:56:00i 6 Johnny Gregorek (2) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17

i = indoors

2017 U.S. Women

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
4:22.93i 2 Kate Grace (CA) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
4:23.05i 3 Shannon Rowbury (OR) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
4:24.16i 1 Shelby Houlihan (OR) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA 02/10/17
4:24.88i 2 Colleen Quigley (OR) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA 02/10/17
4:25.62i 3 Rachel Schneider (DC) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA 02/10/17
4:27.27i+ 1 Brie Felnagle (CA) University of Washington Invitational, WA 01/28/17
4:28.03i 1 Rachel Schneider (2) Camel City Elite, NC 02/04/17
4:28.39i 4 Heather Kampf (MN) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
4:28.75i 6 Kaela Edwards (OK) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17
4:29.44i 7 Elinor Purrier (VT) NYRR Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/11/17

i = indoors; + = oversized track >200 meters

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