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5.31.20

‘Misfit’ Miler was first to break sub-4 minute Mile on U.S. soil

Jim Bailey shocked the world by beating legend John Landy in Los...


5.27.20

Running is in Shannon Osika’s blood

“I love it. I mean, to be amongst so many talented and hardworking...


5.23.20

Leo Daschbach Becomes 11th U.S. High School Boy Sub-4

Sub-57 final lap breaks sub-4 barrier: "I didn't realize I was...


6.3.20

Shannon Rowbury’s Final Olympic Games: 1500 or 5000?

"I really love the 1500 but if I can be fit enough to sustain the...



Featured Athletes

Johnny Gregorek

DOB: 12/07/91 Mile PR:
3:49.98 (indoors) - 2019
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.00 - 2017

Shannon Rowbury

DOB: 09/19/84 Mile PR:
4:19.2 (road) - 2008
Metric Mile PR:
3:56.29 - 2015 (#2 U.S. all-time)

Doris Brown Heritage

DOB: 09/17/42 Mile PR:
4:39.6 - 1971
Metric Mile PR:
4:14.6 - 1971

Jim Ryun

DOB: 04/29/47 Mile PR:
3:51.1 - 1967 (former world record)
Metric Mile PR:
3:33.1 - 1967 (former WR)


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Grand Blue Mile

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Sun, June 7
Santa Barbara, CA

Downtown Yakima Mile

Sat, June 13
Yakima, WA

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Sun, June 21
Brooklyn, NY

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