August 10, 2012
By Bring Back the Mile
Below we have provided links to the schedule, athletes and related event previews. We will be updating this page through the metric Mile / 1500 meter rounds with results.
Men's 1500 Meters Results - NBCOlympics.com
August 08, 2012
By David Woods, Indystar
LONDON -- Morgan Uceny, who once resisted becoming a Miler because she didn't want to race that far, has become one of the world's best at one of track and field's glamour distances.
Uceny, a 27-year-old from Plymouth, Ind., qualified for the 1500 meter final at the...
August 08, 2012
Matt Centrowitz shoots for the gold in the 1500 final but misses out on bronze
By Curtis Anderson, The Register-Guard
LONDON — Just like Steve Prefontaine 40 years ago at the 1972 Munich Olympics, former Oregon standout Matthew Centrowitz was going for the win on Tuesday night.
August 07, 2012
By Jean Marbella, The Baltimore Sun
LONDON - If the Algerian runner had stayed disqualified. If a fellow American hadn't surged past him near the finish line. If he had run .05 of a second faster.
Matthew Centrowitz almost medaled in the 1500 meter race here Tuesday night, but for several...
August 03, 2012
By Jason Paur, Wired
When Jenny Simpson won the 1500 meter race at the World Championships last year, even she looked surprised. She’d surged from the back of the pack with one lap left and became the first American woman since 1983 to take the “metric Mile” title. She’ll be racing in London as...
July 23, 2012
By Philip Hersh, Chicago Tribune
OXFORD, England – At the London Diamond League track meet July 13, ten of the 11 finishers in the men’s Mile run broke four minutes.
The only rare thing now about that time is how few chances elite international athletes get to run the Mile these days, as the...
July 18, 2012
Team USA Minnesota athlete also sets personal record for metric Mile
By Team USA Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Team USA Minnesota's Gabriele Anderson won the women's 1500 meter race at a meet in Lignano, Italy, on July 17 with a world class and personal record time of 4:04.84 (previous PR...
July 16, 2012
Bronxville runner earns sixth place with a finish of 4:11.01
By The Journal News
Bronxville track star Mary Cain continued to shine Sunday at the International Association of Athletics Federations World Junior Championships in Barcelona, Spain, setting another United States record in the...