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On February 10, 1962, Jim Beatty (USA) runs the first sub-4 minute indoor Mile, clocking a world record 3:58.9 at the Los Angeles Sports Arena. #History!

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2.4.16

NYRR Wanamaker Mile Features Rematch of Centrowitz vs. Willis

Shannon Rowbury also to defend NYRR Wanamaker Mile title against...


2.8.16

Family ties: Drew Hunter breaks high school indoor Mile record

“I think it’s something that’s not ironic but unique and special. I...


2.6.16

Hunter goes sub-4, sets U.S. high school indoor Mile record

"It was so loud the last lap that I just, kind of adrenaline kicked...


2.9.16

Rio Olympic hopeful Kate Grace is faster than ever

“I have to go all in. I have to be unapologetic about having goals...



Featured Athletes

Jim Beatty

DOB: 10/28/34 Mile PR:
3:55.5 - 1963
Metric Mile PR:
3:39.4 - 1962

Kate Grace

DOB: 10/24/88 Mile PR:
4:28.30 (indoors) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:07.35 - 2014

Matthew Centrowitz

DOB: 10/18/89 Mile PR:
3:50.53 - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.40 - 2015

Erin Donohue

DOB: 05/08/83 Mile PR:
4:26.48 - 2008
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.49 - 2010


Featured Events

Medtronic TC 1 Mile

Thurs, May 12
Minneapolis, MN

Festival of Miles

Thurs, June 2
St. Louis, MO

HOKA ONE ONE State Street Mile

Sun, June 5
Santa Barbara, CA

Go! Mile: RRCA 1 Mile Championships

Sat, June 18
North Little Rock, AR

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