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On August 14, 1996, in Zürich, Svetlana Masterkova of Russia sets still-standing Mile world record, clocking 4:12.56 in her Mile debut; the longest held women’s outdoor Mile WR! #wow

News

8.13.18

Teen prodigy Ingebrigtsen’s tale comes of age at European Championships

“Winning a second title in two days is the result of having done...


8.3.18

Lipsey Breaks Through, Lomong Breaks Record at the 2018 Sir Walter Miler

Five women and 13 men run sub-4:30 and sub-4 minutes respectively...


8.11.18

Lipari, Willis win inaugural Guardian Mile

Debut road race draws 400 runners and awards $14,000 prize purse

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8.14.18

Connolly, Griffin to defend Tommy Cochary High School Mile titles

Top area HSers expected at 9th edition; $2500 grant to each...



Featured Athletes

Ben Blankenship

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

Craig Engels

DOB: 05/01/94 Mile PR:
3:53.93 (indoors) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.95 - 2017

Rachel Schneider

DOB: 07/18/91 Mile PR:
4:25.62 (indoors) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.90 - 2015

Cory McGee

DOB: 05/29/92 Mile PR:
4:27.67 (indoors) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.26 - 2018


Featured Events

Aetna Falmouth Mile

Sat, August 18
Falmouth, MA

Ed Murphey Memphis Mile

Sat, August 25
Memphis, TN

Minnesota Mile

Fri, September 7
Duluth, MN

Inaugural Reno Mile

Sat, September 8
Reno, NV

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