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On July 21, 2007, Alan Webb runs 3:46.91 to break Steve Scott’s long-standing U.S. Mile record (25 years) in Brasschaat, Belgium; the 2004 Olympian is still the 8th fastest Miler all-time! #AGT

News

7.21.21

How Josette Norris Rebounded from a Disappointing Trials to Run a Huge PR

"To bounce back after a disappointing Trials is just a testament to...


7.9.21

How Peabody’s Heather MacLean blossomed into an Olympian

A “blue-collar kid” who’s extremely gritty and relentlessly pursues...


7.14.21

I Fought The Mile, and The Mile Won

The true beauty of the Mile: It scans an exact black-and-white...


7.23.21

Cole Hocker Brimming with Confidence

"I really want to make the final. That’s a big goal. And then once...



Featured Athletes

Colby Alexander

DOB: 06/13/91 Mile PR:
3:50.3 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:33.65 - 2021

Craig Engels

DOB: 05/01/94 Mile PR:
3:51.60 - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
3:33.64 - 2021

Shannon Osika

DOB: 06/15/93 Mile PR:
4:25.1 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:00.73 - 2021

Josette Norris

DOB: 12/15/95 Mile PR:
4:31.39 (indoors) – 2021
Metric Mile PR:
3:59.72 – 2021


Featured Events

Fleet Feet Liberty Mile

Fri, July 23
Pittsburgh, PA

Guardian Mile

Sat, July 31
Cleveland, OH

Falmouth Elite Mile

Sat, August 14
Falmouth, MA

Downtown Yakima Mile

Sat, August 28
Yakima, WA

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