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On January 19, 2012, the Bring Back the Mile campaign was launched to elevate & celebrate the storied distance. Thank you for all your love & support!

News

1.15.19

Sir Roger Bannister coin celebrates 50th anniversary of 50 pence piece

“We’re delighted to be revealing the special 50p British Culture...


1.10.19

Tuohy wins Mile but may pass on Millrose Games

Teen talent now 6th fastest U.S. high school girl for the indoor...


1.9.19

Murphy, Willis, Cheserek headline men’s NYRR Wanamaker Mile field

Signature Millrose Games event from The Armory’s New Balance Track...


7.1.42

The Subway Miler: Leslie MacMitchell

Leslie’s time drew a thunderous cheer. It was 4:07.4, tying the...



Featured Athletes

Ben Blankenship

DOB: 12/15/88 Mile PR:
3:52.3 (road) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.26 - 2016

Dave Wottle

DOB: 08/07/50 Mile PR:
3:53.3 - 1973
Metric Mile PR:
3:36.2 - 1973

Alexa Efraimson

DOB: 02/07/97 Mile PR:
4:20.9 (road) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.39 - 2015 (U.S. Junior record)

Emma Coburn

DOB: 10/19/90 Mile PR:
4:20.5 (road) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:05.10 - 2015


Featured Events

Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, February 2
Winston-Salem, NC

Manzano Mile

Sat, February 16
Austin, TX

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Mile

Sun, March 17
Newport Beach, CA

10th Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 23
Des Moines, IA

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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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