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Three-time U.S. Olympian Shannon Rowbury & her husband Pablo Solares are the fastest married couple by Mile personal record, clocking a combined time of 8 minutes, 14.86 seconds or an impressive 4:07.43 average! #Wow



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Featured Athletes

Will Leer

DOB: 04/15/85 Mile PR:
3:51.82 - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.26 - 2014

Ford Palmer

DOB: 10/06/90 Mile PR:
3:53.3 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:36.98 - 2015

Sarah Brown

DOB: 10/15/86 Mile PR:
4:26.67 - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.20 - 2015

Shannon Rowbury

DOB: 09/19/84 Mile PR:
4:19.2 (road) - 2008
Metric Mile PR:
3:56.29 - 2015 (U.S. record)

Featured Events

5th Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, Feb 4, 2017
Winston-Salem, NC

Run Tucson Festival of Miles

Fri, May 26, 2017
Tucson, AZ

HOKA ONE ONE State Street Mile

Sun, June 4, 2017
Santa Barbara, CA





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