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On March 23, 1929, Sir Roger Bannister was born in Harrow, Middlesex, England. Here's to the man who made the mile: The Mile! #NeverForgotten #Legend



Ingebrigtsen’s eternal quest for improvement

“The main goal is just to see how fast I can run and to try to win...


The Mile will never lose its magic thanks to unique history

"No other event has produced an equivalent of the recognized,...


Cameron Myers, 16, smashes the 4 minute Mile

"It's a really big confidence booster, but I've got to stay humble...


The Reframed Mindset around the Sub-4 Mile for High School Boys

“I think the 4:00 barrier is still something special to accomplish....

Featured Athletes

Craig Engels

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

Heather Kampf

DOB: 01/19/87 Mile PR:
4:19.7 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:04.46 - 2016

Diane Leather Charles

DOB: 01/07/33 Mile PR:
4:45.00 - 1955 (former world best)
Metric Mile PR:
4:22.2 – 1955

Roger Bannister

DOB: 03/23/29 Mile PR:
3:58.8 - 1954
Metric Mile PR:
3:42.2 - 1954

Featured Events

Grand Blue Mile: USA Road Championships

Tues, April 25
Des Moines, IA

Mile of Truth

Sun, May 7
Danville, CA

State Street Mile

Sun, June 4
Santa Barbara, CA

Yakima Mile

Sat, July 1
Yakima, WA



Return the Mile to prominence on the American & worldwide sports and cultural landscape by elevating and celebrating the Mile to create a movement.

Bring Back the Mile as the premier event in the sport, and increase interest in and media coverage of the Mile for both those who love the distance as well as the general public.

Bring Back the Mile to celebrate the storied distance and to recognize the people who made and make the Mile great and to promote Mile events and the next generation of U.S. Milers.

Bring Back the Mile to create a national movement for the Mile as America’s Distance,
to inspire Americans to run the Mile as part of their fitness program and to replace the 1600 meters at High School State Track & Field Meets across the country.

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