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On February 19, 1971 and 1982, two legends & Olympians - Jim Ryun & Mary Decker - set indoor Mile world records in San Diego, clocking 3:56.4 and 4:20.5, respectively.

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2.18.19

How Elite Miler Shannon Osika Owns Her Mornings

The rising star from Michigan swears by plenty of Zs and a hearty...


2.9.19

Yomif Kejelcha just misses indoor world record at Wanamaker Mile

Konstanze Klosterhalfen won the women’s Mile in 4:19.98, the...


2.13.19

Ed Cheserek Runs On

World class athlete facing frustrating, complex process to obtain...


2.14.19

Tired of the marathon? Try the Mile!

“Training for a Mile, you get all sides of the spectrum. You train...



Featured Athletes

Mary Decker Slaney

DOB: 08/04/58 Mile PR:
4:16.71 - 1985 (U.S. record & former WR)
Metric Mile PR:
3:57.12 - 1983

Jim Ryun

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

Craig Engels

DOB: 05/01/94 Mile PR:
3:53.93 (indoors) - 2018
Metric Mile PR:
3:35.95 - 2017

Shannon Osika

DOB: 06/15/93 Mile PR:
4:25.1 (road) - 2016
Metric Mile PR:
4:06.17 - 2017


Featured Events

Manzano Mile

Sat, February 16
Austin, TX

Newport-Mesa Spirit Run Mile

Sun, March 17
Newport Beach, CA

10th Grand Blue Mile

Tues, April 23
Des Moines, IA

Crown City Mile

Thurs, July 4
Coronado, CA

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

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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.

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