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On August 16, 2016, Jenny Simpson, with a closing flourish, won the 1500 meter bronze medal at the Rio Olympics, the first ever Olympic medal by a U.S. woman in the metric Mile, breaking the beam in 4:10.53 to make history!

News

8.10.22

Olympians, NCAA Champions, World Championship Competitors Headline Falmouth Elite Mile

Guaranteed $25,000 prize purse plus time and event record bonus...


7.22.22

Ciattei Defends Title, Hiltz Wins Fleet Feet Liberty Mile

Downtown Pittsburgh’s only evening road race draws more than 1,000...


8.5.22

Hiltz, Nuguse win 2022 Sir Walter Miler titles

Each champion also earns $5000 bonus for North Carolina state...


8.7.22

Eleanor Fulton’s patience is paying off

“I would like to be able to compete at a world level... I just keep...



Featured Athletes

Ben Blankenship

DOB: 12/15/88 Mile PR:
3:50.54 (road) - 2022
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.26 - 2016

Jenny Simpson

DOB: 08/23/86 Mile PR:
4:16.1 (road) - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.22 - 2014 (#4 U.S. all-time)

Nikki Hiltz

DOB: 10/23/94 Mile PR:
4:20.95 (road) - 2022
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.52 - 2019

Yared Nuguse

DOB: 06/01/99 Mile PR:
3:53.34 - 2022
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.68 - 2021


Featured Events

The Mile High Mile

Sat, August 13
Lafayette, CO

Mile of Truth

Sun, September 18
Danville, CA

The Navy Mile

Sun, October 16
Washington, DC

Grand Blue Mile: USA Road Championships

Tues, April 25, 2023
Des Moines, IA

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