Mile News Tagged B.a.a. Mile


Double Olympic medalist Nick Willis content as he kicks off season with victory

April 20, 2017

"I didn't feel as easy as I have when I've won this before. The turnover was there, but holding the speed I was struggling a little bit the last 50. I don't have that speed endurance [yet] but I'm not too worried."

By Marc Hinton, Stuff

After nearly eight months since he last raced in anger,...

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Seyaum, Gebremeskel Win B.A.A. Invitational Mile

April 18, 2015

Women's winner Dawit Seyaum, just 18, sets event record at 7th edition on Marathon Saturday

From Boston Athletic Association

BOSTON - Seeking shelter from both a headwind and her own inexperience on Saturday morning, Dawit Seyaum ran the first loop of the B.A.A. Invitational Mile tucked in...

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2012 Olympian, 3-Time Champion Morgan Uceny Highlights B.A.A. Invitational Mile

April 10, 2015

Invitational races on Saturday, April 18 feature start / finish on Boylston Street at Boston Marathon® finish line and $14,500 prize purse.

From The Boston Athletic Association

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced an elite field of world class competitors for the...

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Uceny, Willis Win B.A.A. Invitational Mile

April 19, 2014

Schlicting, Hazzard take Scholastic Mile at Boston Marathon weekend event

By David Monti, Race Results Weekly

BOSTON -- Rounding the final turn of the three-lap course at Saturday’s B.A.A. Invitational Mile here in Back Bay, Morgan Uceny looked every bit the two-time USA 1500m champion that...

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Past Champions Nick Willis, Morgan Uceny Headline B.A.A. Mile

April 17, 2014

Invitational races feature start/finish on Boylston Street at Boston Marathon finish line and $14,500 prize purse.

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) has announced an elite field of Olympic Games medalists, returning champions and world class competitors for the 2014 B.A.A....

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Team USA Minnesota Athletes Race Ready for the Mile

April 17, 2013

Jon Peterson at Mt. SAC Relays; Gabriele Anderson, Heather Kampf, Meghan Peyton at USA 1 Mile Road Championships

MINNEAPOLIS – (April 17, 2013) – Team USA Minnesota’s Jon Peterson will run the Mile on the track at the 55th Mt. SAC Relays on Friday, April 19. The following week, Gabriele...

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Willis, Martinez Kick to B.A.A. Invitational Mile Wins

April 14, 2013

By David Monti, Race Results Weekly

BOSTON – (April 14, 2013) – A chilly wind blew through Back Bay here this morning, but did little to deter Nick Willis and Brenda Martinez from winning their first B.A.A. Invitational Miles with powerful kick finishes. Their times were modest, 4:03.3 and...

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Return the Mile to prominence on the American & worldwide sports and cultural landscape by elevating and celebrating the Mile to create a 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.

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