Mile News Tagged Camel City Mile


Running is just a dance for Shannon Rowbury

January 30, 2015

U.S. Olympian likely to challenge North Carolina state Mile record at first stop on Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2015

By Eddie Wooten, News & Record

If two-time Olympian Shannon Rowbury makes the 2016 U.S. track & field team headed for Rio de Janeiro, then her performances last year...

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The Milers: Morgan Uceny

January 29, 2015

2011 IAAF Diamond League 1500m champion and only the second U.S. woman to finish ranked #1 internationally at 1500m / Mile, three-time USA champion, NCAA All-American at Cornell University and B.A.A. Elite team member, vies for portion of $15,000 Camel City Elite Mile prize purse on Saturday,...

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The Milers: Cory Leslie

January 28, 2015

JDL Fast Track facility and North Carolina state record holder in the indoor Mile, NCAA All-American at Ohio State and Furman Elite team member vies for portion of $15,000 Camel City Elite Mile prize purse on Saturday, January 31.

By Bring Back the Mile

In 2015, Bring Back the Mile will bring...

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5 Questions: Craig Longhurst of JDL Fast Track

January 28, 2015

"Running is such a social sport and we have tried to target athletes who are marketable and people want to hang out with."

By Pat Price, DailyRelay.com

Once again, the newest TFAA Board member, Craig Longhurst, has put together an incredible field and meet within a meet at the 2015 Hilton...

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Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2015 Events Announced

January 27, 2015

Grand prix tour includes 4 stops; total Tour prize purse exceeds $85,000; Camel City Mile opens Tour 2015 on Saturday, January 31; Running Warehouse’s “Pick-the-Winner” fan engagement online contest also returns

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Bring Back the Mile, the national campaign to elevate and...

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Top Mile Fields Expected at Camel City Elite

January 19, 2015

Event record $40,000 in prize money and bonuses available for indoor events on Saturday, January 31

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has released the final roster of professional athletes who will be competing for an event record $40,000 in prize money and bonuses. Camel City Elite will be...

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Camel City Elite Adds Olympic Silver Medalist Leo Manzano

November 20, 2014

$15,000 guaranteed prize purse draws deep field to indoor Mile events on January 31, 2015

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has announced that 2012 Olympic 1500m silver medalist Leo Manzano has been added to the field for the Camel City Mile presented by Salem Sports set for Saturday,...

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2015 Camel City Elite Prize Money Announced

October 01, 2014

Event record of more than $35,000 including $4000 for men’s and women’s Mile champions; indoor meet slated for Saturday, January 31, 2015

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has announced the prize money for the 2015 edition of the Camel City Elite races, to be held in conjunction with the...

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Making the Most of Your Mile: The Magnificent Mile

September 11, 2014

Presented by HOKA ONE ONE, the interview series speaks with Sarah Witt, Magnificent Mile founder and race director, on an event that is accessible and fun for all.

By Bring Back the Mile

The Magnificent Mile is entering its ninth year in Raleigh, North Carolina and paved the way for other...

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