Did you know?

Since 1954, two-time Olympic 1500m champion Sebastian Coe of Great Britain is the only man to-date to set the outdoor Mile world record three times in the sub-4 era.

News

12.4.19

Advice to my younger self: Nick Willis

You will learn that you can only explore your absolute limits after...


11.29.19

The Natural: From Cobh to top of the world with Sonia O’Sullivan

In 1994, the Irish running legend was the fastest woman in the...


11.22.19

Simpson commits to Camel City Elite 3000m

By Eddie Wooten, News & Record

Olympic and World Championship...


12.5.19

Shelby Houlihan ready to chase Olympic gold

"Right now, the plan would be to double her in the 1500 and 5000...



Featured Athletes

Colleen Quigley

DOB: 11/20/92 Mile PR:
4:19.2 (road) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:03.02 - 2018

Shelby Houlihan

DOB: 02/08/93 Mile PR:
4:23.0 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:54.99 - 2019 (U.S. record)

Matthew Centrowitz

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

Louis Zamperini

DOB: 01/26/17 Mile PR:
4:07.9 (indoors) - 1940
Metric Mile PR:
3:52.6 - 1939


Featured Events

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

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 21, 2020
Des Moines, IA

Twitter

@themile

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.

Become a Mile Maniac member or a BBTM sponsor today! Join us, and go Mile!

Join Us

Thanks for joining the movement and being a Mile Maniac. We'll keep you up to-date with our Mile wires as well as exclusive contests and opportunities. Help us spread the word by sharing our site and joining us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram!