Union Athletics Club


Shannon Rowbury

Birthday: 09/19/84 Mile PR: 4:19.2 (road) - 2008
Metric Mile (1500m) PR: 3:56.29 - 2015 (former U.S. record)


Sinclaire Johnson

Birthday: 04/13/98 Mile PR: 4:27 - 2021 (road)
Metric Mile (1500m) PR: 3:56.75 - 2024


Track & Field has a long history of uniting athletes and spectators from across the world. In 2021, the Union Athletics Club was born to uphold and uplift this legacy.

Head Coach Pete Julian has cultivated a team of exceptional athletes making an impact on the world stage.

MOTTO: Together we stand. Together we thrive. Together we win.

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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