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

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7.14.19

Willy Fink clocks DC’s first sub-4 minute track Mile

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7.10.19

Centrowitz Aiming for Another National Title

Rio Olympic 1500m gold medalist foresees winning results ahead as...


7.12.19

Hassan breaks women’s Mile world record

Three other national records and numerous personal records set at...


7.19.19

Elinor Purrier Makes the Jump

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Featured Athletes

Alan Webb

DOB: 01/13/83 Mile PR:
3:46.91 - 2007 (U.S. record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:30.54 - 2007

Matthew Centrowitz

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

Shannon Rowbury

DOB: 09/19/84 Mile PR:
4:19.2 (road) - 2008
Metric Mile PR:
3:56.29 - 2015 (U.S. record)

Elinor Purrier

DOB: 02/20/95 Mile PR:
4:24.88 (indoors) - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
4:02.34 - 2019


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Thurs, August 15
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Sat, August 17
Falmouth, MA

Reno Mile

Sat, September 7
Reno, NV

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