Did you know?

On November 17, 1964, Peter Snell of New Zealand set the outdoor Mile world record of 3:54.1 in Auckland; the only outdoor Mile WR in November.



Bannister, Charles among the honorees at World Athletics Heritage Mile Night celebration

Evening in Monaco recognized Mile history, record setting legends...


Pride of Pass Christian, Cory McGee, eyes 2020 Tokyo Olympic berth

"This has been my best year yet so my trajectory is good. And I’m...


Drew Hunter Returning to The Armory, Site of His High School Sub-4 Record

Now a professional, Hunter to give insights of his great feats to...


Collegiate Running Association, Loudoun Street Mile extend partnership through 2021

Event to host the 2020-21 Collegiate Road Mile National...

Featured Athletes

Cory McGee

DOB: 05/29/92 Mile PR:
4:24.1 (road) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.14 - 2019

Roger Bannister

DOB: 03/23/29 Mile PR:
3:58.8 - 1954
Metric Mile PR:
3:42.2 - 1954

Diane Leather

DOB: 01/07/33 Mile PR:
4:45.00 - 1955 (former world best)
Metric Mile PR:
4:22.2 – 1955

Drew Hunter

DOB: 09/05/97 Mile PR:
3:56.72 - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.90 - 2018

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



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