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2017 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Set for July 28

March 01, 2017

Friday night race in downtown Pittsburgh offers one of the largest prize purses for a road Mile in the country; third stop on the Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2017

From P3R

PITTSBURGH - The Steel City’s fastest nighttime road race, the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile returns on Friday, July...

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P3R’s American Development Program Reaches New Heights in 2016

December 22, 2016

Record $92,500 in prize money awarded to 73 Americans at P3R events; ADP athletes also connect with local students in P3R’s award-winning Kids of STEEL program

From P3R

PITTSBURGH – At P3R’s signature events this year, a record number of 73 American runners competed and earned a record...

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P3R’s American Development Program Set Records in 2015

December 12, 2015

P3R events – DICK’S Sports Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, GNC Live Well Liberty Mile & EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler – awarded $66,000 in prize money to 72 American elite runners

PITTSBURGH - This year at P3R’s signature events, a record number of 72 American runners competed and earned a record $66,000...

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GNC Live Well Liberty Mile returns to downtown Pittsburgh

July 31, 2015

"The only other place you're going to see a field of this caliber is going to be in the Olympic Trials.”

By Karen Price, Trib Live

When most people think of what can be accomplished in 4 minutes, running a Mile isn't on the list of possibilities.

On Friday, however, a dozen men capable of...

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Liberty Mile looks to heat up in fourth year

July 30, 2015

“America really has almost a duty to keep the Mile alive... It’s our event as Americans, and I think it’s really up to us to keep it alive and to keep it in the spotlight.” - Jordan McNamara

By Megan Ryan, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Usually when someone thinks of something “hot” and “sexy,” it...

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GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Returns to Steel City on July 31

February 26, 2015

American Development Program Pro Mile offers $20,000 guaranteed prize purse; third stop on Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2015

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The 2015 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile returns to downtown Pittsburgh on the evening of Friday, July 31. Top American middle distance runners will...

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American Development Program Ambassadors Inspire Pittsburgh Youth to Run GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

July 21, 2014

Top U.S. Milers Leo Manzano, Jordan McNamara & Heather Kampf and 200 kids part of Giant Eagle Kids of STEEL program and the Summer Dreamers Academy 5-week summer partnership

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – This summer, 2012 Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano, along with professional Milers and American...

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Olympic Silver Medalist Leo Manzano Headlines GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

July 15, 2014

Men’s field also includes 2-time race runner-up Jordan McNamara; 3rd edition in downtown Pittsburgh features new American Pro Mile with a $20,000 prize purse; 4th stop on Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2014

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – 2012 Olympic silver medalist and reigning USA 1 Mile road...

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GNC Live Well Liberty Mile Champion Heather Kampf Returns to Steel City

May 28, 2014

Friday, August 1 event features new American Pro Mile with a $20,000 guaranteed prize purse; fourth stop on Bring Back the Mile Grand Prix Tour 2014

PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The 2014 GNC Live Well Liberty Mile returns to downtown Pittsburgh on Friday evening, August 1 with two-time defending champion ...

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Supporting the Pros: Pittsburgh Steps Up to the Plate

October 08, 2013

Elite athlete support expands to more than $150,000 for its calendar of events: DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, GNC Live Well Liberty Mile and inaugural EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

By Scott Bush, RunnerSpace.com

With the news of Competitor Group limiting their support of professional...

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