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On September 20, 1879, William Duffy destroyed the U.S. Mile record by more than 6 seconds with his 4:37.6 clocking in Mott Haven, NY, The Bronx; broadcast live via telegraph (19th century social media)!



Kerr, Reekie Secure Scottish Sweep at New Balance 5th Avenue Mile

World champion records the third fastest men's time in event...


Kipyegon claims record third World 1500m title in Budapest

She had covered the final 800m in 1:59.83 – a time that has won...


Kerr kicks for World 1500m title

“For me, this is the be-all-and-end-all. You saw about 16 years of...


Ingebrigtsen, Nuguse challenge world record in a thrilling Bowerman Mile

A record 11 men sub-3:50 in the same race as well as five national...

Featured Athletes

Grant Fisher

DOB: 04/22/97 Mile PR:
3:59.38 - 2015
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.99 (indoors) - 2023

Alan Webb

DOB: 01/13/83 Mile PR:
3:46.91 - 2007
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.54 - 2007

Yared Nuguse

DOB: 06/01/99 Mile PR:
3:43.97 - 2023 (U.S. record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:29.02 - 2023

Cole Hocker

DOB: 06/06/01 Mile PR:
3:48.08 โ€“ 2023
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.70 โ€“ 2023

Featured Events

Yakima Mile

Sat, July 1
Yakima, WA

Guardian Mile V

Sat, July 29
Cleveland, OH

5th The Mile High Mile

Sat, July 29
Boulder, CO

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 24, 2024
Des Moines, IA



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  • #ICYMI Coming in hot on Tuesday evening, April 25 at the Grand Blue Mile in Des Moines! ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™€๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ #AGT bringbackthemile.com/news/detail/foโ€ฆ
  • @ChrisChavez @BarstoolBigCat @BarstoolYak Bringing "The Mile" to the people โฑ๏ธ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ๐ŸŽ‰
  • ๐—จ๐—ฆ๐—”๐—ง๐—™ ๐Ÿญ ๐— ๐—ถ๐—น๐—ฒ ๐—ฅ๐—ผ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ ๐—–๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป๐˜€๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ฝ๐˜€ Elite runners will descend upon Des Moines two weeks from today on Tuesday, Aprilโ€ฆ twitter.com/i/web/status/1โ€ฆ
  • @TheRealMerb Officially jumped the shark ๐Ÿฆˆ๐Ÿ’ฏ๐Ÿ˜ข

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