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On September 22, 1990, PattiSue Plumer (USA) sets women’s Fifth Avenue Mile record of 4:16.68; tied by Jenny Simpson in 2017 and broken by Simpson in 2019. Also a then record 17 men go sub-4 minutes, the most ever on the track or the roads (also 2010 & 2016 event)....



Road Mile world records ratified for Hiltz and Prakel

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Kerr, Reekie Secure Scottish Sweep at New Balance 5th Avenue Mile

World champion records the third fastest men's time in event...


Ingebrigtsen, Nuguse challenge world record in a thrilling Bowerman Mile

A record 11 men sub-3:50 in the same race as well as five national...


Welteji, Kessler crush world records to win inaugural world road Mile titles in Riga

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Featured Athletes

Nikki Hiltz

DOB: 10/23/94 Mile PR:
4:16.35 - 2023 (U.S. record)
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.23 - 2023

Sam Prakel

DOB: 10/29/94 Mile PR:
3:47.64 (road) - 2022
Metric Mile PR:
3:34.63 - 2023

Hobbs Kessler

DOB: 03/15/03 Mile PR:
3:54.0 (road) - 2022
Metric Mile PR:
3:32.61 - 2023

Yared Nuguse

DOB: 06/01/99 Mile PR:
3:43.97 - 2023 (U.S. record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:29.02 - 2023

Featured Events

Yakima Mile

Sat, July 1
Yakima, WA

Guardian Mile V

Sat, July 29
Cleveland, OH

40th Spirit Run Mile

Sun, March 17, 2024
Newport Beach, CA

Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 24, 2024
Des Moines, IA



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