Did you know?

On June 23, 1967, Jim Ryun breaks his Mile world record, clocking 3:51.1 in Bakersfield, CA; last men’s outdoor Mile WR on U.S. soil; also in same race, New Jersey HSer Marty Liquori runs 3:59.8, third U.S. boy sub-4! #epic



Houlihan vs. Simpson Metric Mile Showdown at USA Outdoor Championships

Iowa natives headline 1500m women's field in Des Moines

By Kevin...


Tuohy breaks girls U.S. high school Mile record

"I can’t even begin to think what she’d run if it were a race and...


Runner just misses first sub-4 Mile

“This is my third year going after it, and I’m getting close....


Mile legend Scott taking a new path in life

Retired CSU-San Marcos coach has moved with wife JoAnn to Pacific...

Featured Athletes

Eric Jenkins

DOB: 11/24/91 Mile PR:
3:49.4 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.94 - 2016

Jenny Simpson

DOB: 08/23/86 Mile PR:
4:16.6 (road) - 2017
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.22 - 2014 (#3 U.S. all-time)

Shelby Houlihan

DOB: 02/08/93 Mile PR:
4:23.0 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:59.06 - 2018

Matthew Centrowitz

DOB: 10/18/89 Mile PR:
3:49.6 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.40 - 2015

Featured Events

Inaugural Crown City Mile

July 4
Coronado, CA

GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

Fri, July 20
Pittsburgh, PA

5th Sir Walter Miler

Fri, August 3
Raleigh, NC

Aetna Falmouth Mile

Sat, August 18
Falmouth, MA





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