Mile News Tagged Matthew Elliott


What Does Success Mean to You?

March 09, 2015

No matter what your passion is in life, it is always sweeter when you can share it with the ones you love.

By Matthew ElliottIn the Arena with Matt Elliott

This past weekend I competed in the USA Indoor Track & Field Championships in Boston, MA.  I ran my marquee event, the Mile, against...

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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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Meet Local Olympic Hopeful Matt Elliott

August 27, 2014

Sub-4 minute Miler emphasized the importance of having a passion for running.

By Jennifer DeCurtins, Charlotte Observer

The Charlotte Country Day high school cross country team enjoyed a special evening on Sunday when Runner's World cover star and Olympic hopeful Matt Elliott delivered an...

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Inaugural Sir Walter Miler Set for August 1 in Raleigh

June 30, 2014

Matthew Elliott first announced top Miler; community track event to feature Women’s Sub-4.5 and Men’s Sub-4 Challenges

RALEIGH, N.C. – The inaugural Sir Walter Miler will take place on Friday, August 1, 2014 at the Meredith College Track. The event will start at 9:00pm. The event is building on...

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Matt Elliott: America’s Fastest Kindergarten Teacher

May 27, 2014

"I've got a full-time job. I'm an elementary school teacher. And I'm just having fun doing what I love to do."

By Charles Bethea, Running Times

In June of 2013, a full-time teacher lined up in the final of the 1500m at U.S. nationals in Des Moines, Iowa. Matthew Elliott, 27, had barely made...

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Heath to Defend USA 1 Mile Road Title

April 21, 2014

Top fields expected at Grand Blue Mile in Des Moines on Tuesday evening; $25,000 purse with $5000 for each national champion

By Scott Bush, RunnerSpace.com

Many of the top middle distance runners in the United States are set to go head-to-head this Tuesday evening at the USA 1 Mile Road...

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Hammond Wins Blue Shoes Mile

April 12, 2014

Furman Elite athlete sets PR to lead an event record of six men under 4 minutes
From Furman Athletics

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- A record six athletes posted a sub-4:00 time in the Blue Shoes Elite Mile, which was held Saturday night in conjunction with the 17th Blue Shoes Invitational at the Irwin...

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Camel City Elite Races Recap

February 06, 2014

Duncan Phillips and Sara Vaughn race to Camel City Indoor Mile wins, picking up $1500 and $2000 respectively; Camel City Indoor Mile first stop on the BBTM GP Tour 2014

By JDL Fast Track

There is no other way to put it, but the 2nd Camel City Elite Races were a resounding success. The races...

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Camel City Elite Fields Set for February 1

January 29, 2014

Elite Fields in Men’s and Women’s 800, Mile and 3000; headlined by Nick Symmonds

WINSTON‐SALEM, N.C. – Nick Symmonds will headline the Camel City Elite races to be held at JDL Fast Track on Saturday, February 1, 2014, as part of the Hilton Garden Innvitational. With assistance from the Camel...

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Fifty Athletes of the Year by State

December 04, 2013

Six Milers top state picks led by 2013 World Championship medalists Matthew Centrowitz and Brenda Martinez

By Jesse Squire, Daily Relay

This is the time of year for Athlete of the Year awards. USA Track & Field is announcing theirs this week, Athletics Canada just announced their nominees,...

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