2018 World Men

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
3:49.44i* 1 Edward Cheserek (KEN) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA, USA 02/09/18
3:53.40i 1h1 Izaic Yorks (USA) BU Last Chance Meet, MA USA 02/25/18
3:53.85i 1 Edward Cheserek (2) Camel City Elite, NC, USA 02/03/18
3:53.93i 1 Craig Engels (USA) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA, USA 02/10/18
3:54.15i 1 Chris O'Hare (GBR) Wanamaker Mile, NY, USA 02/03/18
3:54.72i 2 Josh Kerr (GBR) Wanamaker Mile, NY, USA 02/03/18
3:54.73i+ 1 Edward Cheserek (3) New Mexico Team Invite, NM, USA 01/27/18
3:54.77i 3 Ben Blankenship (USA) Wanamaker Mile, NY, USA 02/03/18
3:55.10i 2 Julian Oakley (NZL) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA, USA 02/10/18
3:55.23i 2h1 Henry Wynne (USA) BU Last Chance Meet, MA USA 02/25/18

i = indoors
* = Kenyan indoor record (previous record, 3:52.01, Edward Cheserek, Boston, MA, 02/26/2017) and U.S. All-Comers record (previous record, 3:49.78, Eamonn Coghlan (IRL), East Rutherford, NJ, 02/27/1983)
+ = altitude (fastest indoor all-time)

2018 World Women

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
4:26.55i 1 Elinor Purrier (USA) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA, USA 02/09/18
4:26.92i* 1 Kate Van Buskirk (CAN) Dr. Sander Invite, NY, USA 01/27/18
4:27.30i 2 Rachel Schneider (USA) Dr. Sander Invite, NY, USA 01/27/18
4:27.44i 2 Gabriela Stafford (CAN) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA, USA 02/09/18
4:27.54i 3 Karissa Schweizer (USA) Dr. Sander Invite, NY, USA 01/27/18
4:27.55i 4 Shannon Osika (USA) Dr. Sander Invite, NY, USA 01/27/18
4:27.69i 1 Nicole Sifuentes (CAN) Wolverine Invite, MI, USA 01/13/18
4:28.30i 2 Shannon Osika (2) Wolverine Invite, MI, USA 01/13/18
4:28.88i 5 Gabriela Stafford (2) Dr. Sander Invite, NY, USA 01/27/18
4:29.65i 3 Marta Freitas (POR) David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA, USA 02/09/18

i = indoors
* = Canadian indoor record (previous record, 4:27.02, Sheila Reid, New York, NY, 02/16/13)

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

2018 U.S. Men

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
3:53.40i 1h1 Izaic Yorks (WA) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/25/18
3:53.93i 1 Craig Engels (OR) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA 02/10/18
3:54.77i 3 Ben Blankenship (OR) Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/03/18
3:55.23i 2h1 Henry Wynne (CT) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/25/18
3:55.52i 1 Shadrack Kipchirchir (CO) BU John Thomas Terrier Classic, MA 01/27/18
3:56.06i 4h1 Brannon Kidder (WA) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/25/18
3:56.36i 3 Brannon Kidder (2) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA 02/10/18
3:56.89i# 1 Sam Prakel (OH) Husky Classic, WA 02/10/18
3:57.23i# 2 Reed Brown (TX) Husky Classic, WA 02/10/18
3:57.35i 1h5 Craig Engels (2) Dr. Sander Invite, NY 01/27/18

i = indoors
# = oversized track >200 meters

2018 U.S. Women

TIME PL ATHLETE MEET DATE
4:26.55i 1 Elinor Purrier (VT) BU David Hemery Valentine Invite, MA 02/09/18
4:27.30i 2 Rachel Schneider (AZ) Dr. Sander Invite, NY 01/27/18
4:27.54i 3 Karissa Schweizer (MO) Dr. Sander Invite, NY 01/27/18
4:27.55i 4 Shannon Osika (MI) Dr. Sander Invite, NY 01/27/18
4:28.30i 2 Shannon Osika (2) Wolverine Invite, MI 01/13/18
4:30:05i 1 Colleen Quigley (OR) Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/03/18
4:30:08i 2 Kate Grace (OR) Wanamaker Mile, NY 02/03/18
4:30.98i 1 Nicole Tully (NJ) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/25/18
4:31.09i 2 Becca Addison (MI) BU Last Chance Meet, MA 02/25/18
4:31.29i# 1 Elise Cranny (CO) MPSF Indoor Championships, WA 02/24/18

i = indoors
# = oversized track >200 meters

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