Did you know?

On June 23, 1967, Jim Ryun (USA) breaks his own Mile WR, clocking 3:51.1 in Bakersfield, CA; last men’s outdoor Mile WR set on U.S. soil & last American male to hold outdoor Mile WR. #Legend

News

6.23.16

Lake Braddock’s Kate Murphy prepares for Olympic Trials

“I’m running as fast as I can, but I go faster with competition. I...


6.22.16

My First Sub-4

I see Randy Melancon in the infield. He looks me straight in the...


6.18.16

HS Junior Kate Murphy Clocks 4:07, Qualifies for Olympic Trials 1500

“I knew this was one of my last shots at getting it [the Trials...


6.25.16

Hunter Recovering from Bout with Lyme Disease

Back to full-tilt training, the #8 sub-4 U.S. HSer and Oregon bound...



Featured Athletes

Steve Scott

DOB: 05/05/56 Mile PR:
3:47.69 - 1982
Metric Mile PR:
3:31.76 - 1985

Drew Hunter

DOB: 09/05/97 Mile PR:
3:57.81 (indoors) - 2016 (U.S. HS indoor record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:42.42 - 2016

Emma Coburn

DOB: 10/19/90 Mile PR:
4:29.86 (indoors) - 2013
Metric Mile PR:
4:05.10 - 2015

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)


Featured Events

Service Now 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

Instagram

@bringbackthemile

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.

Become a Mile Maniac member or a BBTM sponsor today! Join us, and go Mile!

Join Us

Thanks for joining the movement and being a Mile Maniac. We'll keep you up to-date with our Mile wires as well as exclusive contests and opportunities. Help us spread the word by sharing our site and joining us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram!