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On September 3, 1958, the first 4 minute Mile (4:00.0) was recorded by Great Britain’s Derek Ibbotson in a 4th place finish behind Mile legend Herb Elliott at White City in London. #NowYouKnow

News

9.12.19

My First Sub-4

For me, all that training paid off on a cool evening August 10,...


9.7.19

American Dreamer: Craig Engels

"I’d like to be remembered as someone who changed the sport for the...


9.10.19

As Elle Purrier Heads to Worlds, the Hay is in the Barn

“She’s not scared of doing hard work. There’s no drama with her,...


9.15.19

The Navy Mile dedicates women’s elite heat to Senior Chief Shannon M. Kent

Fifth edition honors fallen heroes and Dixon Hemphill; Mile legend...



Featured Athletes

Jenny Simpson

DOB: 08/23/86 Mile PR:
4:16.2 (road) - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.22 - 2014 (#3 U.S. all-time)

Craig Engels

DOB: 05/01/94 Mile PR:
3:51.60 - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.04 - 2019

Matthew Centrowitz

DOB: 10/18/89 Mile PR:
3:49.6 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.40 - 2015

Shannon Osika

DOB: 06/15/93 Mile PR:
4:25.1 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.80 - 2019


Featured Events

5th The Navy Mile

Sun, October 6
Washington, DC

Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, February 8, 2020
Winston-Salem, NC

Manzano Mile

Sat, February 15, 2020
Austin, TX

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Mile

Sun, March 1, 2020
Newport Beach, CA

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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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