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Mile legend & 1968 Olympian Marty Liquori was the last American male to be world-ranked #1 in the 1500 / Mile (1971). #wow

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9.6.22

Defending champions Wightman, Reekie face formidable fields at the New Balance 5th Avenue Mile

Talented field includes Olympic & World Championships medalists,...


8.22.22

Carmel’s Eric Holt wins 1500 gold at international championship in Bahamas

"This win was finally a big-time victory besides some...


9.11.22

Wightman defends, Muir wins New Balance 5th Avenue Mile

Record 21 men sub-4 minutes and 18 women sub-4:30; NYPD Running...


9.24.22

Still unbroken after 40 years, what’s holding back an Irish Mile record?

Ray Flynn has a few different theories as to why his records have...



Featured Athletes

Taryn Rawlings

DOB: 04/17/96 Mile PR:
4:20.57 (road) - 2022
Metric Mile PR:
4:05.02 - 2021

Nikki Hiltz

DOB: 10/23/94 Mile PR:
4:17.4 (road) - 2022
Metric Mile PR:
4:01.52 - 2019

Marty Liquori

DOB: 09/11/49 Mile PR:
3:52.2 - 1975
Metric Mile PR:
3:36.0 - 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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Camel City Elite Mile

Sat, February 4, 2023
Winston-Salem, NC

Spirit Run Mile

Sun, March 12, 2023
Newport Beach, CA

Grand Blue Mile: USA Road Championships

Tues, April 25, 2023
Des Moines, IA

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