Did you know?

On September 13, 2014, at the NYRR 5th Avenue Mile, a record 14 women went sub-4:30 in the same race – road or track; 2011 world champion Jenny Simpson also defended her title in 4:19.4 to become the race’s first 3-time women’s champion!



Olympians Wightman, Reekie win New Balance 5th Avenue Mile

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Ingebrigtsen, Thompson-Herah, Mu shine in Pre Classic’s record-setting return to Hayward Field

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Hiltz, Prakel win Downtown Yakima Mile

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Hocker Announces Decision to Turn Pro

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Featured Athletes

Kate Grace

DOB: 10/24/88 Mile PR:
4:20.70 - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.33 - 2021

Nikki Hiltz

DOB: 10/23/94 Mile PR:
4:22 (road) - 2021
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.52 - 2019

Shannon Osika

DOB: 06/15/93 Mile PR:
4:22.20 (road) - 2021
Metric Mile PR:
4:00.73 - 2021

Cole Hocker

DOB: 06/06/01 Mile PR:
3:50.55 (indoors) – 2021
Metric Mile PR:
3:31.40 – 2021

Featured Events

The Navy Mile (virtual)

October 1-14

Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, February 5, 2022
Winston-Salem, NC

Grand Blue Mile: USA Road Championships

Tues, April 26, 2022
Des Moines, IA

State Street Mile

Sun, June 5, 2022 (TBD)
Santa Barbara, CA



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