Mile News

Gorman: Running a Mile in Angel’s shoes

May 05, 2012

By Kevin Gorman, Tribune-Review

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - When Angel Piccirillo sprinted the straightaway moments before the McKinney Mile, the old track coach watched with admiration how effortless and fluid her stride appeared despite producing so much power.

“You can always tell the great ones....

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May 3-6 Mile Guide

May 04, 2012

By Bring Back the Mile

While the collegiate and professional Track & Field season is quiet this weekend, there's plenty on tap. Aside from the fact that it's Cinco de Mayo (shout-out to The 408k for adding one of our favorite Miles, the Mariachi Mile to their event; pictured right) it's also...

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Track Debate: Mile or 1600?

May 04, 2012

The magic of the Mile apparently will never go away, and some coaches and runners want the 1600 to change back to the Mile, which is slightly longer. 

By Steve Brand, 

In his career, Steve Scott ran a record 136 sub-4 minute Miles. Chances are, no one will ever break that mark...

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2012 National Run a Mile Days Kick Off May 6

May 04, 2012

For week long 5th edition, the “Be a Miler” campaign also honors Roger Bannister, the first man to break 4 minutes for the Mile

BETHESDA, Md. – (May 4, 2012) – The American Running Association’s public outreach campaign, National Run a Mile Days, is slated to kick-off throughout the week of May...

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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.

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.

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.

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