Did you know?

On August 16, 2016, Jenny Simpson, with a closing flourish, won the 1500 meter bronze medal at the Rio Olympics, the first Olympic medal by a U.S. woman in the metric Mile, breaking the beam in 4:10.53! #HistoryMade

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Track’s Fastest Mullet Is Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

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8.17.17

Mile race can weigh heavy on the mind

Managing these two systems is what makes racing the Mile so scary...


8.14.17

The Trials of The Mile

My sons slept in their new Pearl Street Mile T-shirts — and so did...


8.15.17

Is Jenny Simpson the greatest American 1500 meter runner ever?

“What people say of me that makes me feel the best about my career...



Featured Athletes

Colby Alexander

DOB: 06/13/91 Mile PR:
3:50.3 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.88 - 2016

Garrett Heath

DOB: 11/03/85 Mile PR:
3:51.0 (road) - 2014
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.12 - 2013

Katie Mackey

DOB: 11/12/87 Mile PR:
4:23.5 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.81 - 2015

Heather Kampf

DOB: 01/19/87 Mile PR:
4:19.7 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.46 - 2016


Featured Events

Aetna Falmouth Mile

Sat, August 19
Falmouth, MA

Minnesota Mile

Thurs, September 7
Duluth, MN

The Wasatch Mile

Thurs, September 14
Salt Lake City, UT

The Navy Mile

Sun, October 1
Washington, DC

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